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Ted Weiss
TED WEISS “My background as an environmental professional provides me with a unique appreciation of the burden litigation places on clients’ time, productivity and finances. I work diligently for successful resolution of each case, while minimizing these burdens for my clients.”

Ted Weiss


Los Angeles (main)

t: 310.556.7859
f: 310.843.2659

Ted Weiss


Los Angeles (main)

Ted Weiss is an associate in Glaser Weil’s Environmental and Energy Department, where he focuses on environmental litigation, transactional, and regulatory matters.

Mr. Weiss has an extensive background in the environmental industry. Prior to joining Glaser Weil, Mr. Weiss was an environmental insurance underwriter for American International Group (AIG). In this position, Mr. Weiss worked alongside AIG attorneys to draft environmental insurance contracts and agreements, support claims litigation activities, and negotiate insurance policy language.

Mr. Weiss also has extensive government and regulatory experience, having clerked for the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region VII Office of Regional Counsel during law school and in private industry as an environmental consultant. In these capacities, Mr. Weiss evaluated compliance and enforcement with all manner of federal and state environmental law including the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), the Clean Water Act (CWA), the Clean Air Act (CAA), the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA), and National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).

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Mr. Weiss received his law degree, cum laude, from University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law, where he served as a senior member and contributing writer of the Law Review. Mr. Weiss also achieved an emphasis in Urban, Land Use and Environmental Law. Mr. Weiss received his bachelor’s degree in environmental management from Indiana University, and was a member of Zeta Beta Tau.

Mr. Weiss is an avid ice hockey player and enjoys spending time with his wife and two young sons.

  • Practice Areas
  • Education
    • University of Missouri – Kansas City School of Law, J.D., cum laude

    • Indiana University, B.S., Environmental Management

  • State Bar Admissions
    • California

  • Representative Matters
    • Representing rural landowner in contamination lawsuit alleging CERCLA, CWA, and toxic tort claims

    • Representing a major golf resort in litigation with respect to water diversion and real property torts