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.
Mr. Weaver is a member of the Board of Directors of St.
Andrew Legal Clinic, a charitable organization that has provided low-cost legal
services to low-income families since 1979. 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.
Oregon Super Lawyers "Rising Stars" list,