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David R. Weiss

David Weiss focuses on business law and real estate law in Maine.

 

David R. Weiss

Email  /  Bath Tel.: 207.442.0000 / Portland Tel.: 207.874.4000

David currently serves as “Of Counsel” to the firm.  Because he began his practice of law in 1973, he offers a long term perspective on the art of legal representation.  The basis of that representation is trust - trust that David not only has his client’s interests at heart, but also that his clients feel comfortable enough to ask every question, and explore every option.

David’s practice is now focused on business, estate planning and probate, residential and commercial real estate matters, and in particular, preserving family properties. His former and current clients include, among others, both large and small businesses, large and small estates, and scores of families looking for ways to continue to hold on to their cottages or camps in a democratic and fair family entity.


‘Tempus nunc est.’ The time is now. I believe that in law, as in other life choices, do it when you think of it.

David R. Weiss is a 1973 cum laude graduate of University of Wisconsin Law School. He has been licensed to practice in the states of Maine, Washington, and Wisconsin, as well as in the Tax Court and various Federal Courts. David is a member of the Maine State Bar Association, the Bath Brunswick Bar Association, and the National Association of Bar Presidents, and is on the Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar Transitioning Lawyers Council. He has served as President of the Bath Area Chamber of Commerce; Treasurer of the Bath Area YMCA; Coach, League Vice President and Director of Referrees for the Bath Area Recreational Soccer League; Assistant Coach of the Bath Babe Ruth league; Member (1991-2006), past President (1998-2000), and current Emeritus Trustee of the Maine Maritime Museum Board of Trustees; and President of the Maine State Bar Association (1989). David has also served on the MSBA Committee on Alternative Dispute Resolution, and on the Maine Judicial Council Committee on ADR, and is a past member of the Washington State Bar Association and the State Bar of Wisconsin. David lives in Arrowsic with his wife, Sandy.

PRACTICE AREAS:

Commercial Lending
Corporate & Small Business
Estate Planning & Administration
Real Estate

EDUCATION

University of Wisconsin, B.A.

University of Wisconsin School of Law, J.D.
Cum Laude

BAR ADMISSIONS

Maine
Washington
Wisconsin
U.S. Tax Court
U.S. District Court for the Districts of [INSERT FED. JURISDICTIONS]

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Past President, Maine State Bar Association
Member, Maine Board of Overseers of the Bar Transitioning Lawyers Council
MSBA Committee on Alternative Dispute Resolution
Maine Judicial Council Committee on Alternative Dispute Resolution
Bath-Brunswick Bar Association
National Association of Bar Presidents

COMMUNITY SERVICE

President, Bath Area Chamber of Commerce
Treasurer, Bath Area YMCA
League, V.P., Bath Area Recreational Soccer League
Asst. Coach, Bath Babe Ruth League
Emeritus Trustee and past President, Maine Maritime Museum Board of Trustees