Kevin W. Weber

Kevin W. Weber

Director, Commercial & Criminal Litigation

Kevin W. Weber has a broad practice providing strategic guidance to businesses of all sizes in litigation, dispute resolution, and general counseling matters. Mr. Weber brings a results-oriented approach to his clients’ specific business needs, whether those needs be crisis management, pre-litigation counseling and avoidance strategy, expedited proceedings and injunction practice for emergency situations, cost-effective case management, or proactive “bet-the-company” litigation. Mr. Weber’s wide ranging experience includes real estate disputes, litigation involving government entities, trade secret actions, business divorces, and professional liability/malpractice matters.

Mr. Weber is also a Rule 1:40 New Jersey Court Approved Mediator, and has experience in a wide variety of alternative dispute resolution venues.

Selected to the Super Lawyers Rising Stars list, Mr. Weber has significant experience in expedited proceedings taking place in the Chancery Division of the Superior Court of New Jersey. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Weber served as a law clerk to the Honorable Kenneth S. Levy, Presiding Judge, Superior Court of New Jersey, Chancery Division, General Equity Part, and he remains actively involved in the Equity Jurisprudence sections of the New Jersey and Essex County Bar Associations.

Areas of Focus

Real Estate Litigation

Mr. Weber represents developers, business owners, and commercial landlords and tenants in all facets of real estate litigation, including lease disputes, quiet title actions, eviction, ejectment, and summary dispossess matters. He has extensive experience in the procedures of New Jersey’s Landlord/Tenant Court, as well as in the Chancery Division of the Superior Court of New Jersey, the venue of many real estate related actions.

Government Litigation

Mr. Weber has represented public entities in various litigation and counseling matters, including the New Jersey Sports & Exposition Authority (NJSEA), New Jersey Transit, New Jersey Department of Treasury, Port Authority of New York and New Jersey (PANYNJ), and the New Jersey Schools Development Authority (NJSDA). Mr. Weber has also litigated against public entities, including the Delaware River Port Authority (DRPA) and numerous municipalities, with significant experience in the area of procurement and bid protests.

Construction Law & Litigation

Mr. Weber’s construction practice involves representing owners, developers, and contractors in contract negotiation, dispute resolution, and litigation. Mr. Weber’s experience includes disputes regarding construction defects, faulty design claims, change orders, delay claims, procurement issues, and bid protests.

Complex Commercial Litigation

Mr. Weber has represented clients in a wide range of complex disputes, including shareholder and limited liability company litigation, breach of contract actions, commercial torts, breach of fiduciary duty actions, and professional liability/malpractice litigation. He has experience in all stages of commercial litigation, from expedited injunction proceedings, discovery, dispositive motion practice, and appellate practice.

Mediation

Mr. Weber is Rule 1:40 qualified mediator and is listed on the New Jersey roster of court-approved mediators. Mr. Weber’s experience as a litigator enables him to quickly assess not only the strengths and weaknesses of the parties’ positions, but also the cost, time, and other practical considerations of the parties’ dispute.

Credentials

Education

Seton Hall University School of Law (J.D.)

  • Business Editor, Seton Hall Law Review, Volume 38

Rutgers University - Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy (M.P.P.)

Rutgers University (B.A.)

Professional Admissions

State of New Jersey

State of New York

United States District Court for the District of New Jersey

United States District Court for the Southern District of New York

United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York

United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit

Professional Activities

New Jersey Bar Association

Essex County Bar Association

New Jersey State Bar Association
Equity Jurisprudence Section

Essex County Bar Association
Chancery Practice Committee

John C. Lifland Inn of Court
Barrister

Judicial Clerkship(s)

Law clerk to the Honorable Kenneth Levy, Presiding Judge, Superior Court of New Jersey, Essex Vicinage, Chancery Division General Equity, 2008-2009

Civic/Charitable Activities

Seton Hall University School of Law
Alumni Council

Volunteer Lawyers for Justice
Generation Now Committee