Richard H. Weiss, a veteran business litigation and trial attorney, is the founder of the Law Offices of Richard Weiss a Los Angeles (Century City), California-based law firm which concentrates its practice in the legal areas of general business law, corporate and securities law, real estate law, employment law, personal injury law, and investor fraud. Mr. Weiss offers a unique skill set to clients by combining his love of business and new technologies with his trial work experience to address the issues that businesses may confront throughout their online operations.
Mr. Weiss, who is admitted to practice before all courts in the States of California and Nevada, as well as the Central District of the United States District Court. He is a member of, and active in, numerous professional legal organizations, including the California Consumer Attorney’s Association.
A southern California native, Mr. Weiss received his B.A. in speech communications from California State University Northridge, and he obtained his Juris Doctororate degree in in 1989. Mr. Weiss began his career as an associate of a Los Angeles law firm where for over 10 years he successfully represented people bringing and defending lawsuits. During his distinguished career, which spans over two decades, Mr. Weiss has had extensive experience in representing individuals and corporations. He has provided counsel relating to a wide variety of legal matters, including business litigation and transactional matters, premises liability, government tort law, automobile accidents and work related injuries, coverage and insurance bad faith, real estate litigation and other tort matters. Some of Mr. Weiss’ clients have been, licensed health-care professionals such as physicians, dentists, RNs, LVNs, psychologists, and other business professionals such as real estate salespersons and brokers, architects and designers, insurance brokers, contractors, homeowners, artists, and other professionals facing litigation or investigation.
Mr. Weiss has performed pro bono legal services to various charitable causes, including the Glenridge Parent’s Group. He frequently speaks to small business industry groups regarding various legal issues facing businesses on subjects relating to his legal areas of expertise. Mr. Weiss has attended hundreds of seminars and events over the years in order to be informed of the latest laws and litigation strategies, and to further hone his litigation and trial skills.