Managing Partner Willkie Farr & Gallagher
LAW | 2022 LA500
Weingarten is Managing Partner of Willkie’s Los Angeles Office and Chair of the Firm’s Entertainment Litigation Practice. Weingarten is a leading commercial trial lawyer who represents clients in all facets of entertainment, probate and business litigation. Clients look to Weingarten to handle “bet the company” cases, protect their integrity during the very public litigation process, provide a fresh approach, and suggest novel and overlooked strategies. Among his cases are obtaining judgment for an actor, including punitive damages, against a former assistant who stole money and his identity; and representing an actress in claims of breach of fiduciary against her mother/manager.