Gabriel M. Weaver

Partner

101 SW Main Street, Suite 1100    
Portland, Oregon  97204  

t 503.944.6141  
f 503.295.1058

gweaver@balljanik.com

 

“Our clients trust us with their most important matters because we are aggressive, creative, and passionate about finding practical solutions to complex problems.”

Gabe Weaver is a business litigator and trial lawyer. He has broad experience representing clients in high-stakes litigation in state and federal court, and before arbitration panels. Mr. Weaver has represented contractors, design professionals, and owners in numerous complex construction disputes. His practice also includes assisting financial institutions with troubled loans, workouts, fraudulent transfer allegations, and lender liability claims. He has represented domestic and international companies, financial services firms, accounting firms, start-ups, technology companies, directors, and officers in matters involving contract disputes, negligence, securities fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, and shareholder derivative complaints. Mr. Weaver also represents individuals and estates in catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death claims.

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“Our clients trust us with their most important matters because we are aggressive, creative, and passionate about finding practical solutions to complex problems.”

Gabe Weaver is a business litigator and trial lawyer. He has broad experience representing clients in high-stakes litigation in state and federal court, and before arbitration panels. Mr. Weaver has represented contractors, design professionals, and owners in numerous complex construction disputes. His practice also includes assisting financial institutions with troubled loans, workouts, fraudulent transfer allegations, and lender liability claims. He has represented domestic and international companies, financial services firms, accounting firms, start-ups, technology companies, directors, and officers in matters involving contract disputes, negligence, securities fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, and shareholder derivative complaints. Mr. Weaver also represents individuals and estates in catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death claims.

Prior to joining Ball Janik in 2012, Mr. Weaver was a litigation associate at Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP in Los Angeles, California. At Milbank, Mr. Weaver was part of the team that successfully spearheaded the largest ever in-court restructuring of a gaming company. He also represented insurers and reinsurers in litigation and reinsurance arbitrations involving both property/casualty and life insurance and represented private equity funds in connection with partnership disputes and securities cases. Before he joined Milbank, Mr. Weaver was a litigation associate at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP in New York, New York. Mr. Weaver is a graduate of the Boston University School of Law, where he was a member of the Boston University Law Review.

Mr. Weaver enjoys spending his free time with his family and playing tennis in Portland, Oregon. Read about his tennis exploits at the Tennis League Network blog.

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Education

J.D., cum laude, 2005
Boston University School of Law
  Boston University Law Review
  G. Joseph Tauro Distinguished
    Scholar
  Paul J. Liacos Scholar
  Dean’s Awards in Torts,
    Contracts, and American
    Legal History

B.A., History, 1999
University of Montana

Admissions

California
Idaho
New York
Oregon
Washington
U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Central, and Southern Districts of California, for Idaho, for the Southern District of New York, for Oregon, and for the Western District of Washington

Honors

Oregon Super Lawyers "Rising Stars" list, 2015-2016

Super Lawyers 2016 Weaver, Gabriel
Super Lawyers 2015 Gabriel Weaver
blogs
Policyholder Report Blog