Robert G. Weller
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.
- American Bar Association
Awards and Recognition:
- Selected for inclusion in Massachusetts Super Lawyers as a “Rising Star” (2015 – 2019)
- Sports – Ice Hockey; Football; Baseball
U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts
J.D., Suffolk University School of Law, 2008
B.A., Wesleyan University, 2004
Milton Academy, 2000