Neill C. Kling

Harkins Cunningham LLP – Philadelphia, PA

Neill C. Kling

Neill C. Kling

(215) 851-6709

4000 Two Commerce Square
2001 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103-7044

Mr. Kling has represented corporate and individual clients with respect to securities fraud and derivative actions, RICO, ERISA, antitrust, contractual disputes, partnership disputes and investor relations. He has also successfully represented clients in the biotechnology, pharmaceutical and chemical industries with respect to such matters as patent litigation, patent licensing disputes, disputes over drug development and distribution and scientific codes of conduct. In addition, he has represented clients in the entertainment industry with respect to breach of contract claims, including motions for preliminary injunctions. In matters involving employment discrimination and discrimination under Title IX, tenure disputes and non-discrimination codes of conduct, Mr. Kling has represented and advised academic institutions. He has also conducted independent investigations on behalf of employers for alleged violations of employment behavior codes, including alleged sexual harassment.

Mr. Kling's diverse practice also includes extensive experience with products liability and consumer protection litigation, and he has teamed with colleagues in the Harkins Cunningham LLP Washington D.C. office to provide competition analysis and prepare filings in major railroad merger proceedings before the Surface Transportation Board.


  • University of Pennsylvania, 1988, J.D.
  • Lafayette College, 1985, B.A.

Honors and Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Future star for litigation in Benchmark Litigation 2013


  • Tredyffrin Township Zoning Hearing Board: Alternate board member (2007-present)

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third and Fourth Circuits
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Pennsylvania