Ashley Weaver
 

Ashley Weaver's legal practice focuses on complex commercial litigation at both the trial and appellate level. Prior to joining WTO in 2013, she served as a litigation attorney at Ulmer & Berne LLP in Cleveland, Ohio where she represented clients ranging from individuals to Fortune 500 corporations in business and product liability litigation. Before that, Ashley served as a law clerk to The Honorable Patricia A. Gaughan of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio. She also worked as a litigation attorney at the Boston law firm Foley Hoag LLP.

Before attending law school, Ashley worked as a chemist at BFGoodrich and as a technical support engineer at MicroStrategy. She graduated cum laude from Georgetown University Law Center where she was a staff member and the online editor of the Law and Policy in International Business Journal and was selected as a Law Fellow to teach a first year legal research and writing section. She earned her undergraduate degree in Chemistry from Cornell University. 

Other Experience

Ulmer & Berne LLP
Foley Hoag LLP
MicroStrategy, Inc.
    Regional Support Lead
    Technical Support Engineer
BF Goodrich Company
    Chemist

Personal Interests

Crossfit and running


Bar and Court Admissions
  • Colorado
  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
Other Experience

Ulmer & Berne LLP
Foley Hoag LLP
MicroStrategy, Inc.
    Regional Support Lead
    Technical Support Engineer
BF Goodrich Company
    Chemist

Government Service

Law Clerk to The Honorable Patricia A. Gaughan, United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio

Personal Interests

Crossfit and running

Articles/Presentations
  • Co-author, "One Year after eBay: Injunctions in Patent Cases," Annual Intellectual Property Law Conference, Suffolk University Law School (April 2007).
  • Panelist, "Alternative Careers in Chemistry," American Chemical Society National Meeting (March 2006).
  • Co-author, "Written Description and Enablement: One Requirement or Two?" Federal Circuit Bar Journal, vol. 15, issue 1 (2005).
  • Co-author, "Hatch-Waxman: Will the Playing Field be Leveled?" Update Magazine, Food and Drug Law Institute (September 2002).
Education
  • Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 2004, cum laude
    Law and Policy in International Business Journal, Staff Member and Online Editor
  • Cornell University, B.A., 1996, Chemistry
Government Service

Law Clerk to The Honorable Patricia A. Gaughan, United States District Court for the Northern District of Ohio

Bar and Court Admissions
  • Colorado
  • Ohio
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit