EDUCATIONUniversity of Michigan Law School
J.D., cum laude, 2004
University of Michigan
Phi Beta Kappa
James B. Angell Scholar
St. Edmund Hall, Oxford (2000-2001)
U.S. Court of Appeals:
- 9th Circuit (2013)
U.S. District Courts:
- N.D. Cal. (2005)
- E.D. Cal. (2005)
- C.D. Cal. (2005)
- S.D. Cal. (2005)
- Selected as "Super Lawyer"
by Thomson Reuters
- Named a Northern California “Rising Star” by Thomson Reuters
Matthew S. Weiler
Matthew S. Weiler, who has over a dozen years of experience litigating complex matters in both federal and California state courts, focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation, including antitrust, consumer, and securities actions.Matthew Weiler has more than a dozen years of experience litigating complex matters in both federal and California state courts, and focuses his practice on complex commercial litigation, including antitrust, consumer, and securities actions. He has been selected as a “Super Lawyer” and named a “Rising Star” in Northern California by Thomson Reuters.
Mr. Weiler currently prosecutes antitrust and consumer actions, representing individuals, companies, and investors who have been harmed by fraud and unfair business practices. He is currently litigating claims in In re Inductors Antitrust Litigation, representing a class of direct purchasers.
Prior to joining BFA, Mr. Weiler was an integral member of the team that collected $399 million in settlements for California purchasers of the drug Cipro, one of the largest cash settlements ever achieved under California antitrust law. Mr. Weiler also helped obtain settlements on behalf of direct purchasers of capacitors from members of an international price-fixing cartel, and previously pursued monopolization claims against the United Fighting Championship. Mr. Weiler additionally has experience with Foreign Sovereign Immunity Act litigation.
Before dedicating his practice to representing the interests of consumers, investors, and small businesses, Mr. Weiler was associated with the San Francisco office of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP for over seven years, where he represented Fortune 500 companies in securities, antitrust, and consumer class action litigation.