Washington and Jefferson College (A.B., 1970)
Vanderbilt University School of Law (J.D., 1973)
American Diabetes Association
National Board of Directors
Michael A. Weiss is a Member of Keevican Weiss Bauerle & Hirsch LLC. Mr. Weiss's practice is concentrated in corporate matters with particular focus on the tax aspects of business financing, acquisitions and mergers, corporate governance and estate and business succession planning. During his 40 years of practice, Mr. Weiss has completed transactions involving operations in companies in the metals, pharmaceutical, railroad and manufacturing industries throughout the United States and in numerous foreign countries. He has served as Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel of L.B. Foster Company, and as Secretary and General Counsel of Rouge Steel Company and MotivePower Industries, Inc. (formerly MK Rail Corporation). He was responsible for all of their legal affairs including corporate governance and securities law matters of publicly traded corporations.
Mr. Weiss has also served on the Boards of Directors of numerous entities including Vision Benefits of America, a publicly licensed and regulated vision benefits insurance company. He is an active participant in many civic and community organizations, Past Chair of the National Board of Directors of the American Diabetes Association, a past member of the Board of Directors of the American Diabetes Association Research Foundation. Mr. Weiss has also received numerous honors and awards including the American Diabetes Association's Charles H. Best Medal for Distinguished Services in the Cause of Diabetes. He is a past member of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Governor's Chronic Care Management, Reimbursement and Cost Reduction Commission (appointed by the Honorable Edward G. Rendell, Governor).
Among his professional accomplishments, Mr. Weiss has: