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Seth Wiener

Seth Wiener

Attorney at Law

San Ramon
California
Licensed in
CA
Columbia University
School of Law

"Hardworking! He did significant research to provide guidance on a tight deadline."

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About
Seth W. Wiener is an experienced litigator and trial lawyer. He has handled and successfully resolved a myriad of federal and state litigations and alternative dispute resolution matters, includingantitrust, bankruptcy, contract, construction, employment, fraud, insurance, intellectual property, personal injury, product liability, real property, tort, and unfair competition claims.

Prior to forming the Law Offices of Seth W. Wiener, Mr. Wiener worked as a commercial litigator at several prominent Bay Area law firms, including, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, P.C. and LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & MacRae LLP (now Dewey & LeBoeuf
… read more LLP). Representative matters that he handled at those firms include the following reported decisions: Boghos v. Certain Underwriters at Lloyd’s of London, 36 Cal. 4th 495, 30 Cal. Rptr. 3d 787, 115 P.3d 68 (Cal. Sup. Ct. 2005) (insurance companies entitled to compel arbitration of claims arising under a disability policy);State of Nevada v. Pioneer Companies, Inc., 245 F. Supp. 1120 (D. Nev. 2003) (granting motion to dismiss an interpleader action brought by the State of Nevada);Aquila, Inc. v. Superior Court, 148 Cal. App. 4th 556, 55 Cal. Rptr. 3d 803 (Cal. Ct. App. 2007) (granting motion to quash service for lack of personal jurisdiction). In the past two years, Mr. Wiener has successfully tried five cases to verdict.

Mr. Wiener received his Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with First Class Honors from McGill University in Montreal, Canada, in May 1996. While at McGill University, Mr. Wiener tutored learning disabled children and counseled outpatient schizophrenics. Mr. Wiener was awarded his Juris Doctorate by the Columbia University School of Law in New York City, in May 1999. Mr. Wiener was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar at Columbia University School of Law, and served as a Writing & Research Editor on the Columbia Journal of Law and Social Problems.

Mr. Wiener was admitted to the California State Bar on December 6, 1999, and is admitted to all California state courts, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and all of the United States District Courts for California.
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"Seth delivered again - fast and very diligent work!"

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Posted on Jan 19, 2018
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"This is our first time working with Seth. The best way to put feedback on him is - we are immediately hiring him for other project :)"

Assist with Other Lawsuits & Disputes Matter
Posted on Jan 19, 2018
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"Great experience"

Assist with Other Lawsuits & Disputes Matter
Posted on Jan 16, 2018
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"I'm very impressed with Seth's prompt response, professionalism, diligence and willingness to help. I would highly recommend him to anyone who needs legal help, whether it's a big or small case."

Assist with Real Estate Litigation
Posted on Jan 14, 2018
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"Good knowledge and quick turnaround"

Review Employment Agreement
Posted on Jan 14, 2018
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"Seth, helped us through a very scary cease and desist letter and helped us mediate to a reasonable solution. very happy."


Posted on Jan 12, 2018

Work History

Law Offices of Seth W. Wiener

Principal - Commercial Litigation

Dec 2007 - Present

Seth W. Wiener is an experienced litigator and trial lawyer. He has handled and successfully resolved a myriad of federal and state litigations and alternative dispute resolution matters, including antitrust, contract, construction, employment, fraud, insurance coverage, intellectual property, product liability, real property, tort, and unfair competition claims.

Dec 2007 - Present

LEBOEUF, LAMB, GREENE & MACRAE LLP (NOW DEWEY & LEBOEUF LLP)

Litigation Associate

Jan 2001 - Dec 2007

Jan 2001 - Dec 2007

Wilson Sonsini

Litigation Associate

Sep 1999 - Jan 2001

Sep 1999 - Jan 2001

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