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Philip David Weiss, American lawyer. Bar: Pennsylvania 1961, United States District Court (eastern district) Pennsylvania 1961, United States Court Appeals (3d circuit) 1961, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1972.


Weiss, Philip David was born on October 8, 1934 in Norristown, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Emanuel and Esther (Jaffe) Weiss.


Lafayette College (Bachelor of Arts, 1955). Yale University (Bachelor of Laws, 1960).


Worked at McTighe, Weiss, O'Rourke & Milner, P.C. (Norristown, Pennsylvania) specializing in Civil Litigation, Insurance Defense, Medical Malpractice Defense, Personal Injury, Products Liability, Franchises and Franchising, Commercial Law, Corporate Law, Business Law, Business Litigation, Contracts, Real Estate, Family Law, Workers Compensation, Environmental Law, Trusts and Estates, Probate, Taxation, Bankruptcy, General Practice. Admitted to the bar, 1961, Pennsylvania. Phi Beta Kappa. President: Montgomery County Emergency Services Hospital, 1978-1981.

Montgomery County Estate Planning Council, 1972-1973. Member: Montgomery (Treasurer, 1989. Secretary, 1990; President Elect, 1992.

President, 1993 ), Pennsylvania (Delegate, 1990—. Member, Professional Liability Committee, 1993—) and American (Member, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section) Bar Associations. McTighe, Weiss, O'Rourke & Milner, P.C. has provided quality legal services in the Montgomery County and the Philadelphia area for more than forty years.

The firm's origins are traced to the late Desmond J. McTighe who operated the Norristown branch of the firm of Duffy, McTighe & McElhone.


President Montgomery County Emergency Service Board, 1980—1981. Treasurer Eagleville Hospital Board, 1975—1982. Member, solicitor Norristown Jewish Community Board.

Member of American Bar Association (chairman professional liability committee general practice section 1978-1979), Montgomery County Estate Planning Council (president 1972-1973), American Judicature Society, Montgomery County Bar Association (secretary 1990, chairman trials committee 1987, committee budget and finance 1988-1989, vice president 1991, president 1993), Pennsylvania Bar Association (house of deals), Yale Club New York.


Married Linda Horowitz, June 28, 1959. Children: Cynthia Laura, Jeffrey Sherman.