The law firm of Weil & Drage was founded on the principle of
"Excellence from the Beginning."
Rated AV Preeminent™
Highest Possible Rating in Both Legal Ability and Ethical Standards
by Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating
Weil & Drage ("W&D") is a law firm that specializes in a wide range of complex construction and business-related matters in California, Nevada, and Arizona. The lawyers in the firm have extensive experience representing design professionals, contractors, manufacturers, and owners in a variety of actions, including, but not limited to, multi-million dollar private and public works construction cases, and catastrophic personal injury and death cases, involving hotels, casinos, freeways, roadways, and highways, airports, justice projects, wastewater treatment, power plant, and health care facilities, schools, high rise and single-family residential and commercial projects. The firm's experience includes contract creation and negotiations for multi-million and multi-billion dollar projects, claims assistance during the course of the design and construction of projects, lien actions, mediation, arbitration, litigation, trial, and appellate services. The lawyers have worked closely with clients and insurance carriers around the globe.
Additionally, many of the firm's attorneys have extensive experience in other areas of law, including real estate litigation (including the representation of brokers, title insurance, and property management), premises liability, products liability, employment (including EPLI and administrative claims), public entity representation, equine law and litigation (including liability, fraud, professional negligence, and administrative actions), and equine related transactions.
The firm also serves the business needs of its clients by providing the following transactional services: business entity formations, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, private placement financing, general business and ownership transition planning, commercial law and contracts, real estate matters (purchase and sale, commercial leasing), employment practices and procedures, trademarks and other intellectual property protections, as well as general corporate compliance.
The firm has three offices – California, Nevada, and Arizona – and has handled thousands of cases and legal matters for over a decade.