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Geoffrey D. Weisbart

Geoff Weisbart is one of the state’s most respected courtroom advocates and has successfully represented an impressive roster of clients in matters involving substantial financial and business risks. Since 1986, Geoff has tried numerous jury and non-jury trials in civil claims involving contracts, partnerships, real estate, fiduciary duties, deceptive trade practices, employment, insurance, sexual torts, administrative issues, commercial aviation disputes and complex divorces.

He has successfully represented clients in appeals before the Texas Supreme Court, the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals and the Texas State Court of Appeals. Geoff is also proud of his admission into the American Board of Trial Advocates. Relying on his background as a Commercial and ATP rated pilot and flight instructor, Geoff handles a wide range of matters affecting aircraft owners, operators and pilots, including business-related litigation and FAA compliance issues.

Representative Cases

Honors and Distinctions

American Board of Trial Advocates, Fellow
Texas Super Lawyers, 2003-present, Thomson Reuters Legal
Texas Super Lawyers Business Edition, 2011-present, Thomson Reuters Legal
Martindale-Hubbell AV-Rated
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Airline Transport Rating issued from the F.A.A.
Best Lawyers in America, 2012-2016
Lawyer of the Year in Real Estate Litigation – Austin, 2014, Best Lawyers in America

Court Admissions

All Texas State Courts
U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Northern, and Western Districts of Texas, and District of Colorado, District of New Mexico, and Northern District of Florida
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit and Eleventh Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court

Professional Memberships

Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, Panel Attorney
Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association Representative, Bergstrom Airport
American Bar Association, Member
American Board of Trial Advocates, Member
American Inns of Court, Prior Master and Member
Austin Bar Association, Member
State Bar of Texas, Member
The Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals Bar Association, Member
The Lawyer-Pilots Bar Association, Member
The NTSB Bar Association, Member
Travis County Bar Association

Education

J.D., Texas Tech University
Fifth Circuit Symposium editor
Texas Tech Law Review
B.S., University of Colorado