James Weiler has experience handling a wide variety of litigation matters in the areas of construction, product liability, employment, general liability/insurance defense, medical malpractice, commercial litigation and workers’ compensation. Mr. Weiler has represented clients involving serious injuries with significant potential trial exposure. Mr. Weiler advises clients on all of the available strategies to avoid protracted litigation through targeted discovery, aggressive motion practice and identifying leverage points to effectuate favorable settlements. Mr. Weiler’s experience encompasses all aspects of litigation including alternate dispute resolution process, case strategy, depositions, hearings, trial and appeal.
Mr. Weiler has also served as in-house counsel for a subsidiary of a publicly traded Fortune 1000 company. Mr. Weiler was responsible for managing their litigation portfolio, managing commercial transactions, conducting internal investigations, advising on credit and collection matters, advising on a wide array of compliance matters, and addressing numerous other business matters that would arise.
- Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Chicago, Illinois | J.D. - 2009
- The Ohio State University, Fisher College of Business | B.S.B.A. - 2006 | Major: Finance, Real Estate & Urban Analysis