ITechLaw 2010 European Conference

28–29 October 2010 • Berlin, Germany • Hotel Adlon Kempinski

Robert M. Weiss
Partner, Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP; Chicago

Robert M. Weiss is chair of his firm's Information Technology Practice Group.  He provides legal and strategic advice on commercial IT matters, and he represents clients worldwide in complex technology transactions, including infrastructure and business process outsourcings, technology development and licensing projects, ERP implementations, systems integrations, ASP and web hosting agreements and telecommunications procurements.  His work extends across a broad range of sectors, and he has particularly deep experience in the healthcare, financial services, hospitality, and transportation industries.

Mr. Weiss speaks and writes regularly on subjects associated with information technology.  He has published articles and been quoted in many newspapers, journals and other media outlets, including the Los Angeles Times, CNN Money, CFO Magazine, Computerworld, Journal of Internet Law, and the University of Virginia Journal of Law and Technology.

His professional honors include selection as one of America’s Leading Lawyers for Business in Technology and IT Outsourcing by Chambers USA (2006-Present);as one of the top lawyers in the United States in Information Technology Law by The Best Lawyers in America (2007-2009); and as one of “40 under 40” outstanding Illinois attorneys by Daily Law Bulletin

He is a member of the Board of Directors of ITechLaw, and he is a former chairman of the Chicago Bar Association's Computer Law Committee.  He graduated magna cum laude from Dartmouth College with a B.A. degree and he earned his J.D. from Stanford Law School.