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David Graham Weil

also known as David G. Weil

About me

David G. Weil brings over 40 years of bankruptcy experience to Golden State Law Group.  During his 40 year career as an attorney, he has filed thousands of Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 cases.  His extensive experience in the bankruptcy field also includes representation of corporations and other business entities in complex Chapter 11 business reorganizations.

In addition, Mr. Weil has extensive experience in other practice areas including, but not limited to, estate planning, probate, family law, personal injury and general civil business litigation.  In the late 1970s and 1980s, Mr. Weil also was afforded the privilege of being a sports attorney for a number of professional football players in the NFL, negotiating lucrative contracts on their behalf.

Mr. Weil graduated from UCLA in 1970 earning a bachelor's degree in Political Science with an emphasis in international relations.  He continued his education at Southwestern University School of Law, earning a Juris Doctorate degree in 1973.  Upon passing the California state bar exam in 1975 Mr. Weil was admitted to the California State Bar and the Central District of California Federal Court.  Since that time, Mr. Weil is also admitted to the Southern as well as the Eastern District Federal Courts in California.  Named by San Diego Metro Magazine as one of San Diego's Top 25 attorneys for 2013, 2014 and 2016. 


Languages spoken: English, Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Chapter 7: 70%
    41 years, 10 thousand cases
  2. Chapter 13: 15%
    41 years, 1 thousand cases
  3. Bankruptcy: 10%
    41 years, 500 cases
  4. DUI & DWI: 5%



Fixed (always), Free consultation (60 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Golden State Law Group, PC

591 Camino De La Reina
Suite 525
San Diego, CA, 92108


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Best AttorneysSan Diego Metropolitan Magazine2014
Top 25 Attorneys in San DiegoSan Diego Metro Magazine2013
Top 10 Filers of Bankruptcy in AmericaA 123 Credit Counselors2011
America's Top 50 Consumer Bankruptcy AttorneysA24/7Class.com2011
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Attorney/CEOGolden State Law Group, PC2010 - Present
Bankruptcy AttorneyPLC, LLC2006 - 2010
OwnerLaw Office of David G. Weil1975 - 2006
Association namePosition nameDuration
San Diego BBBMember2011 - Present
Better Business BureauA-Rated Member2011 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaAttorney at Law1975 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
HISHAM S. KHAMIS, DebtorMotion to Avoid Liens totaling over $384,301.00
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Publication nameTitleDate
Filipino Press5 Signs That You Might Have Serious Credit Card Debt Problems2014
Filipino PressUnconventional Reasons You May Want to File a Chapter 7 Bankruptcy2012 of Bankruptcies Coming Soon; My Prediction and the Reasons Why2012
www.lawyers.comStudy Concludes Millions More Americans Could Be Bankruptcy Than Numbers Already Filed2012
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Southwestern University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1973
University of California - Los AngelesPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1970
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Battiata SeminarBankruptcy Laws2012
Your Credit MattersBankruptcy Laws2011