Neil W. MacCallum

03/01/2020
Neil W. MacCallum
Attorney

Neil W. MacCallum

Attorney

Neil W. MacCallum

Summary

For three decades, Neil has focused his practice on the defense of asbestos personal injury and property damage, other toxic tort matters, general personal injury and property damage claims. Neil was also a former adjunct faculty member for the law practice programs for the Thomas M. Cooley Law School. Neil serves as coordinating counsel for defendants for discovery and related pretrial matters for asbestos litigation throughout the state of Michigan.

Practice Areas

Credentials

Education
  • Thomas M. Cooley Law School (J.D. 1981)
  • Michigan State University (B.A. 1973)
  • United States Naval Academy
Admissions
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • State Bar of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Michigan
  • United States Army Court of Military Review
  • United States Army Court of Military Appeals
Professional Activities
  • Association of Defense Trial Counsel
  • Defense Research Institute
    • Environmental Law Section
  • D. Augustus Straker Bar Association
  • Michigan Bar Foundation (Fellow)
  • Michigan Defense Trial Counsel
  • Oakland County Bar Association
    • Diversity of the Legal Profession Committee (Past Chairman)
  • State Bar of Michigan
    • Negligence Section
  • Thomas M. Cooley Law School (Former Adjunct Professor)
  • Wayne County Circuit Court (Appointed Member, Steering Committee for Asbestos Litigation)

Coordinating counsel for defendants for discovery and related pretrial matters for asbestos litigation throughout the state.

Accomplishments
  • Best Lawyers of America® “Lawyer of the Year”
    •  Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants (2021)
  • Best Lawyers of America®
    • Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions – Defendants (2020, 2021)
    • Product Liability Litigation – Defendants   (2015-2021)
  • Super Lawyers™
    • Environmental (2017-2019)
  • DBusiness® Top Lawyer
    • Product Liability (2015, 2017)
    • Environmental Law (2010)
  • Leaders in the Law, Michigan Lawyers Weekly (2015)
  • Martindale-Hubbell® AV Preeminent Rated (5.0 out of 5.0)
  • U.S. Army, Major, JAGC, Ret., ACM, MSM

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