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Shawn K. Neal

Of Counsel

P. 303.244.1872 | F. 303.244.1879


Shawn Neal helps clients litigate product liability, medical malpractice, and complex commercial disputes at the trial and appellate levels. She has served on four trial teams and second-chaired an arbitration. Shawn brings strong experience examining witnesses at trial, arguing dispositive motions, serving as lead counsel, and taking and defending depositions. Shawn is listed in The Best Lawyers in America "Ones to Watch" for Commercial Litigation and in Colorado Rising Stars for Civil Litigation Defense. 

Prior to joining WTO, Shawn worked as a law clerk to The Honorable John R. Webb on the Colorado Court of Appeals. Before attending law school, Shawn dedicated eight years to a career in education and youth development, including teaching first grade.


Other Experience

Youth Development Supervisor for the City of Aurora, Colorado
No Child Left Behind Specialist, University of South Florida
Hillsborough County Schools, Elementary Teacher

Legal Memberships, Activities, and Honors

The Best Lawyers in America
    Ones to Watch - Appellate Practice, 2022, 2023
    Ones to Watch - Commercial Litigation, 2021-2024
    Ones to Watch - Appellate Practice, 2024
Colorado Super Lawyers
    Rising Stars, Civil Litigation Defense, 2020-2024
Defense Research Institute, Member
Doyle Inn of Court, Member
Colorado Bar Association, Member
Colorado Women's Bar Association, Member

Personal Interests

Running, Professional Association of Dive Instructors Certified Divemaster

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