Paul Neale
Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director

Paul has been consulting clients involved in major civil and criminal legal disputes for over 25 years. He has provided trial strategy consulting on some of the largest, most complex and high profile litigations in recent history. As a Managing Director, he advises clients, leads many of DOAR’s major matters and manages teams of consultants who provide pre-trial research, graphics consulting and design, witness preparation, jury selection and trial presentation consulting. Paul has worked with investment banks, mutual funds, private equity firms, hedge funds, insurers and individuals involved in many of the regulatory, civil and white collar criminal cases stemming from the dotcom bubble, the assault on Wall Street and the 2008 financial crisis. He also routinely consults on disputes involving partnership dissolution, theft of trade secrets, insurance coverage claims, breach of contract and bankruptcy.

As CEO and Chairman, Paul leads the company’s executive team, manages investor relations and defines the company’s growth strategies including M&A activities, expansion into new regions and the development of new methodologies and technologies. He led the 2014 management buyout of Veronis Suhler Stevenson’s ownership interest in DOAR and many other business transactions over the past 15 year. He has successfully built one of the country’s most prominent, successful and respected trial consulting firms and works with other executives and Managing Directors to ensure that DOAR continues to earn and maintain its reputation for excellence, dedication and innovation.

Prior to DOAR, Paul was a principal at Global Document Imaging in Philadelphia, worked in the Office of Regional Counsel at the EPA (Region III) and managed large scale environmental litigation matters at two of Philadelphia’s most prominent environmental law firms. He is graduated from Temple University with a B.A. in Criminal Justice.