Since 2018 Ross Weiner has served as Legal Director at Risk Settlements, where he helps evaluate and underwrite new business, assess legal and financial risk, and create optimal settlement designs and risk transfer options.
Prior to joining Risk Settlements, Ross spent 9 years as a litigator at Kirkland & Ellis LLP, where he litigated on both sides of the v, focusing on commercial litigation and class action disputes. During that time, Ross came to understand the importance of providing clients with creative approaches to settling disputes. At Risk Settlements, Ross is able to provide companies with these insights.
Ross graduated summa cum laude from Colgate University in 2004, and in 2009 he received his J.D. from The George Washington University Law School, where he graduated Order of the Coif and was a member of The George Washington Law Review. Ross was a New York Super Lawyers Rising Star for the years 2015 through 2018. Ross and his wife, Jane, live with their two children in New Canaan, CT.