David Weil


Your Bankruptcy Attorney in Southern California

David G. Weil leads the Bankruptcy practice group. Mr. Weil brings over 45 years of bankruptcy experience to Hoffman & Forde, Attorneys at Law having filed nearly 20,000 bankruptcy petitions in his illustrious career. Bankruptcy involves unique, time-sensitive procedures, and valuable rights can be lost for failing to act judiciously. Mr. Weil has the experience to guide individuals and businesses through the often-complex bankruptcy process and he is proud of the trusted reputation he has built within the local community.

In addition, Mr. Weil has extensive experience in other areas including, but not limited to, estate planning, probate, family law, personal injury and general civil business litigation. In the late 1970s and 1980s, Mr. Weil also was afforded the privilege of being a sports attorney for a number of professional football players in the NFL, negotiating lucrative contracts on their behalf.

Education and Experience

Mr. Weil graduated from UCLA in 1970 earning a bachelor's degree in Political Science with an emphasis in international relations. He continued his education at Southwestern University School of Law, earning a Juris Doctorate degree in 1973. Upon passing the California state bar exam in 1975 Mr. Weil was admitted to the California State Bar and the Central District of California Federal Court. Since that time, Mr. Weil has also been admitted to the Southern as well as the Eastern District Federal Courts in California.

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From San Diego to Los Angeles, Hoffman & Forde provides individuals and businesses with first-class legal services.