Deborah Scheinbach Weiss is an associate at Grant & Eisenhofer, focusing on securities and antitrust litigation. As a contract attorney with G&E for several years, Ms. Weiss was part of G&E teams whose efforts resulted in significant awards for clients, including In re London Silver Fixing, Ltd. Antitrust Litigation, a case involving the manipulation of currency markets; In re Starz Stockholder Litigation, a class action by stockholders of Starz against Starz directors alleging breach of fiduciary duty in negotiating and approving the sale of Starz to Lions Gate Entertainment Corp.; and the $1 billion settlement in the Royal Bank of Scotland case in the United Kingdom, involving mortgage-backed securities that was a case of first impression in the UK.
Prior to joining G&E, Ms. Weiss practiced law in Philadelphia, where she worked on commercial litigation matters on behalf of national franchise systems and other clients, and provided operational counsel to various businesses. She has served as a lecturer to the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, speaking on franchise matters.
Ms. Weiss was graduated from Villanova Law School, where she was an Associate Editor of the Villanova Law Review, and from the State University of New York, College at Buffalo, where she received a B.A. in journalism.
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