Neal Butala majored in history at the University of California, Berkeley and graduated with a B.A. He later received his J.D. from Southwestern Law School. During law school and after graduating, Neal worked for and later represented one of the top four financial institutions in the country in residential mortgage and lending-related disputes and litigation. Wanting to help individuals, Neal then joined a highly regarded law firm in Woodland Hills, CA representing plaintiffs in consumer protection and automotive defect litigation. At SLP, Neal continues his aggressive representation of plaintiffs through the relentless pursuit of justice. When he is not working, Neal enjoys spending time with his wife and children, exercising, and travelling.