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Joseph W. Weik
  • Personal Injury, Workers' Compensation, Products Liability
  • Delaware
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Summary

Joseph Weik practices exclusively in the area of Plaintiffs’ Personal Injury and Workers’ Compensation Law.

In the area of Plaintiffs Personal Injury, he has handled cases involving motor vehicle collisions, premise liability, transportation liability, and product failures. He is a frequent lecturer in the area of plaintiffs’ personal injury for both the Delaware State Bar Association and the Delaware Trial Lawyers Association. Mr. Weik has been lead counsel in approximately seventy-five cases that have gone to a jury trial in the area of plaintiffs’ personal injury. In addition, he has experience in the appellate area before the Delaware State Supreme Court. As a past president of the Delaware Trial Lawyers Association, he remains active in that organization, especially in the area of pending legislation and continuing legal education.

In the area of Workers’ Compensation, Mr. Weik has handled a variety of on-the-job injuries including chemical exposure. As a lead counsel, he has tried approximately two hundred fifty cases before the Delaware Industrial Accident Board. He also has experience on appeals up to the Delaware Supreme Court and the Delaware State Supreme Court. Mr. Weik lectures in the area of workers compensation and has been acting as the moderator for the Bar Association’s Workers’ Compensation Annual Legal Education Seminar.

Practice Areas
  • Personal Injury
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Products Liability
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    Free Consultation for Injury Cases
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Delaware
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U.S. Supreme Court
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United States District Court for Delaware
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Languages
  • English
Professional Experience
Senior Partner
Weik, Nitsche & Dougherty
Current
Education
University of Delaware
B.A.
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Dickinson School of Law
J.D. (1978)
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Awards
Top Lawyers in Delaware
Philadelphia Magazine
Top Lawyers in Delaware
Delaware Today
AV Rating
Martindale - Hubbell
Top 100 Lawyers in America
Injured Workers Law and Advocacy Group
Professional Associations
Delaware Trial Lawyers Association
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American Association for Justice
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Workers Injury Law & Advocacy Group (WILG)
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American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA)
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Delaware State Bar Association
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Publications
Articles & Publications
"A Few Good Men (and Women)", DTLA Advocate Magazine, Volume 25 # 2, 2007
Websites & Blogs
Website
Joseph W. Weik, Esq.'s Website Profile
Website
Weik, Nitsche & Dougherty Website
Contact & Map
Weik, Nitsche & Dougherty
305 N Union St
Wilmington, DE 19805
USA
Telephone: (302) 655-4040 Ext. 208
Fax: (302) 654-4892