Neema Amini heads our transactional/contract work, as well as the firm’s business litigation. Operating primarily out of the Austin and New York City offices, he works with a variety of enterprises — both established and emerging, and in industries such as entertainment, information security technology, and fashion. He has represented domestic and foreign clients, including companies and individuals, in various types of complex, high-stakes litigation in both state and federal courts.


Education

The University of Texas School of Law, J.D., 2010
Tulane University, B.A., Political Theory, Magna Cum Laude, 2006

Admitted to Practice

Texas (2011)
New York (2014)
California (2014)
Alabama (2016)
U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Central District of California
U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
Supreme Court of the United States

Practice Areas

Corporate & Commercial Formation and Structuring
Civil and Commercial Litigation
Contractual Formation and Negotiation
General Business Transactions
Trademark and Infringement Litigation
Residential and Commercial Real Estate Litigation

Awards and Accolades

Head Counsel for the Texas Multi-District Litigation Class against Volkswagen in the Diesel Fraud matter

Rising Star / Super Lawyer (2018, 2019)
Only 2.5% of active attorneys under the age of 40 or in practice 10 years or less are awarded this honor

Lagniappe

Hometown: New York City, NY

Passionate About: Sushi, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Traveling with his family, Hiking

Current Favorite Book: “Laurus” by Eugene Vodolazkin