With more than 16 years of experience, Andrew Weiss has extensive, in-demand expertise within the Illinois court system. Clients turn to Andrew to handle complex default litigation matters and to find creative ways to resolve cases by using his knowledge of federal bankruptcy code and Illinois mortgage foreclosure law.
Based in Chicago, Andrew Weiss brings a sharp analytical mind and a resolute drive to MDK's team as a Senior Attorney. His focus lies on complex areas of default litigation including foreclosure defense, mobile home foreclosure, and mechanic's lien defense, where he “reviews, analyzes and solves client problems, advocating for their interests in court," as he describes his typical day.
Andrew's success rests on his ability to adapt quickly and analyze legal complexities with sharp focus. Joining MDK in 2021, Andrew has found deep fulfillment in navigating complex client challenges and crafting solutions that empower their business success. This sense of accomplishment fuels his commitment to exceeding expectations and advocating tirelessly for his clients.
Collaboration plays a key role in Andrew's approach. He fosters open communication and problem-solving with colleagues, consistently offering his support and expertise. This commitment to teamwork extends beyond the firm, as evidenced by his active memberships in the Chicago Bar Association, Illinois State Bar Association, and the American Bar Institute.
The analytical skills he honed during law school, fueled by a desire to work in a profession where he could use his analytical skills, led Andrew to pursue law. He aspires to be known for working hard to advocate for clients, driven by an unwavering tenacity to not give up. Attributing his success to both persistent effort and collaborative teamwork, Andrew firmly believes in the power of synergy to achieve exceptional results.
Andrew finds deep resonance with MDK's mission statement- we create uncommon paths to success for our clients and ourselves- seeing it as a guiding light to channel his energy and efforts. His belief in the power of collaboration is unwavering, as he is convinced that "together we are smarter and better advocates for our clients."
Outside of work, Andrew enjoys exploring the world and savoring new culinary experiences. His academic achievements include a CALI Award in Advanced Research/Legal Drafting, further testament to his analytical prowess.
With his unwavering dedication, collaborative spirit, and a keen analytical mind, Andrew Weiss is an invaluable asset to MDK and a tireless champion for his clients.