Family Law, including divorce mediation, arbitration and discovery
CONFLICT RESOLUTION EXPERIENCE
Commissioner Weiss has served as a Los Angeles Superior Court Commissioner since 1986, where he was assigned to Family Law and Juvenile Court. He was a part-time referee for the court from 1985-86.
Commissioner Weiss maintained a private practice from 1972-86 and was a Los Angeles County Deputy Public Defender from 1968-1972. He has served as a member of the CEB and CJER faculties and frequently led seminars and presentations on Family Law issues.
Commissioner Weiss is a graduate electrical engineer and is a founding member of the Superior Court’s Automation/Technology Committee. He has lectured to lawyers and judges on the application of computers to the profession of law.
ORGANIZATIONS & ACHIEVEMENTS
CJER Faculty: Family Law and Procedure Institute, New Judge Orientation, Family Law Child Custody, Computer Training for Trial Judges
Los Angeles Superior Court: Computer Training for Trial Judges
Continuing Judicial Studies Program Faculty: Advanced Family Law Seminar Leader
CEB Faculty: Family Law
Los Angeles County Bar/Superior Court: Family Law Symposium; Child Custody Colloquium
San Fernando Valley Bar Association: Frequent program presenter