Kevin W. Weigand

Associate
Weigand Kevin

Kevin Weigand is a member of Venable's Commercial Litigation Group. His practice focuses on complex commercial litigation matters, including claims arising from false advertising, misappropriation of trade secrets, breach of contract, fraud, related business torts, and securities and shareholder disputes. Kevin has represented financial institutions, telecommunications carriers, law firms, government contractors, and other small and large businesses.

Kevin has represented clients in all phases of litigation, including drafting and responding to complaints, discovery requests, motions, and briefs; managing the discovery of electronically stored information (ESI); conducting in-depth factual and legal research and analysis; developing trial strategy; preparing witnesses for deposition, arbitration, and trial; assisting in settlement negotiations and multi-day arbitration; and advocating on behalf of clients before state and federal judges.

Before joining Venable, Kevin was an associate at an international law firm and clerked for the Honorable Richard B. Potter of the Circuit Court for the 31st Judicial District of Virginia.

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Credentials
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Education

  • J.D. William & Mary School of Law 2010
  • Managing Editor, William & Mary Environmental Law & Policy Review
  • B.S. summa cum laude Northeastern University 2007

Bar Admissions

  • Virginia
  • District of Columbia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court for the Western District of Virginia

Clerk Experience

  • Honorable Richard B. Potter Circuit Court for the 31st Judicial District of Virginia

Professional Memberships and Activities

  • Virginia Association of Defense Attorneys, Regional Director
  • American Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Fairfax Bar Association

Community
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Personal Activities

Kevin has an active pro bono practice and frequently volunteers to provide free legal services at clinics in the Northern Virginia area. His past pro bono activities include assisting victims with prosecuting claims for consumer protection law violations; helping low-income families navigate government benefits regulations; drafting the last will and testament for senior citizens; representing clients in disputes before the Social Security Administration regarding disability benefits; and representing unaccompanied minors who have been abandoned, abused, or neglected in their efforts to obtain Special Immigrant Juvenile Status.