Neil Lloyd concentrates his practice in analyzing, providing strategic advice concerning, briefing, and arguing complex issues at all stages of litigation.
In his extensive rescue litigation practice, he has persuaded trial and appellate courts to reduce or overturn substantial jury verdicts. He has represented major insurers in the defense of extra-contractual liability claims, manufacturers in the defense of product liability claims, and law firms in the defense of professional malpractice claims.
Mr. Lloyd has tried cases involving ambiguous contracts, punitive damages, and the interplay between statutory and contractual obligations.
He also has successfully litigated cases of first impression involving civil conspiracy, the arbitrability of employment discrimination claims, and the standards for prison medical treatment under the Eighth Amendment. He has argued appeals in state and federal courts across the country, including in the U.S. Courts of Appeal for the Seventh and Tenth Circuits and the Illinois Supreme Court.