Robert G. Weller

Member

Overview

Robert Weller focuses primarily on the defense of asbestos-related toxic tort and products liability actions for clients nationally as well as locally in Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Prior to joining Eckert Seamans, Robert was a member of the National Coordinating Counsel Team in complex toxic tort products liability litigation for a major asbestos defendant and was directly responsible for overseeing and directing defense strategies throughout the country.  He also represented many clients in asbestos litigation on a local basis.  Robert’s representative experience spans Navy, commercial/industrial, and residential-based asbestos claims.

Outside of the asbestos context, Robert has served the legal interests of a diverse client base in matters ranging from business and contractual disputes to bicycle accidents, incidents resulting in traumatic brain injuries, automobile claims, various other personal injuries, and insurance defense matters.

Professional Affiliations

  • American Bar Association

Awards and Recognition:

  • Selected for inclusion in Massachusetts Super Lawyers as “Rising Star” (2015 – 2018)

Interests

  • Sports – Ice Hockey; Football; Baseball
  • Cooking
  • Traveling