No business likes to find itself involved in litigation. But if you are, we at Taylor English are committed to providing efficient and cost-effective legal services with minimal intrusion into your day-to-day business. Our job is to get you back to yours.
For almost 20 years, Amy Weber has focused her practice on helping individuals and entities achieve results in business matters. Her range of competency in subject areas and type of client are broad but her goals for her clients are narrow: to efficiently and successfully get the matter resolved.
Ms. Weber has extensive experience litigating in the state and federal courts in Georgia, including the appellate courts. Her ability to understand the life of a litigation file affords her the opportunity to counsel and manage the expectations of her clients. Ms. Weber maintains the highest standards of attentiveness, communication and customer service.
Ms. Weber has worked closely with small to mid-size businesses handling a number of issues related to contract breach or enforcement, enforcement of promissory notes and guarantees, shareholder disputes, property disputes and restrictive covenants. Additionally, Ms. Weber drafts service agreements, contracts, simple corporate documents and offers guidance on corporation set-up and steps to mitigate litigation risk.
Ms. Weber’s Higher Education practice encompasses representing colleges and universities on Title IX issues surrounding policy creation, implementation, interpretation, investigations and training. She has defended higher education institutions who are sued for violations of Title IX. Moreover, Ms. Weber consults with her higher education clients on risk and compliance programs.
Ms. Weber believes in servant leadership and the importance of giving back to the community which has afforded her many opportunities. She is active with the Cobb County Chamber of Commerce, is a 2017 graduate of Leadership Cobb, and currently serves as the Finance Chair for the Military Family Support Center. Ms. Weber is also actively involved with her church and her children’s school.
In addition to her practice and helping others, Ms. Weber enjoys hiking, culinary experiences, expanding her world-view through travel and books, and spending quality time with her husband, two daughters, and her border collie pup.
State Bar of Georgia
Cobb County Bar Association
Cobb County Bar Association, Business Law & Litigation Section
Cobb Justice Foundation
Atlanta Legal Justice Foundation
National Association of Colleges and University Attorneys, Member, 2015-present
Cobb Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors, 2015-present
Cobb Chamber of Commerce Governmental Relations Committee, Member
Military Family Support Center, Finance Chair
Leadership Cobb, Class of 2017
Represented client in a claims appeal process against a major insurance company. Insurance company reversed its decision and determined that client’s situation constituted a covered expense.
Our representation of financial institutions include representing financial institutions who purchased assets from the FDIC. Taylor English routinely files suit on behalf of the purchasing bank and against borrowers on loans made by the defunct financial institution. In a particular litigation, the borrower argued summary judgment was improper because the terms of the Loss Share Agreement, not discovered, was relevant to establishing the purchasing ...
A widow living out of state contacted Taylor English seeking representation against a Georgia limited liability company for repayment of a business loan. The widow’s husband who had loaned the funds to the business passed unexpectedly. The only evidence of the loan was a personal check from the deceased to the business. Although the widow had been previously told the oral agreement was unenforceable, we were able to recover most of the loan proceeds in a structured ...
After representing a client corporation in the sale of its stock in a target company to a purchaser, collateralized by the target company’s stock, a default occurred. The client suspected the purchaser was draining the assets of the target company and filed suit against the purchaser for an accounting. The accounting revealed extension siphoning of assets of the target company by the purchaser. Pursuant to the terms of the stock purchase agreement, the ...
Our client, an art dealer, hired a third-party to install art pieces in a hotel. The installation went poorly and the client had to tear out the work and re-install the art. The third-party installer sued the client for non-payment. The client successfully defended against all claims of the third-party and recovered all the expenses it incurred repairing and re-doing the work of the third-party.
Our client, a financial institution, sought to recover from a borrower for an unpaid loan. The borrower denied liability and brought a claim for fraudulent inducement, fraudulent misrepresentation, and intentional infliction of emotional distress. The trial court granted judgment in favor of the financial institution and denied the borrower’s claims. Although it may appear this was a typical breach of contract case, it was unique because the bank was sued ...
- February 2, 2016
- Taylor English Awarded Atlanta Legal Aid Society's Pro Bono Award for Domestic Violence, Metro Atlanta CEO and Cobb Business JournalOctober 17, 2018
- February 23, 2018
- "Leaders of Cobb: Amy Weber, Attorney at Taylor English Duma LLP,": Pages 21-22May/June 2014
- April 1, 2014
- An Interactive Hospitality and Retail Law SeriesMarch 27, 2018
- Answer the Call: Georgians Helping Active Military, Veterans and Their FamiliesMarch 1, 2018
- May 10, 2016
- Litigation and Dispute Resolution
- Arbitration and Mediation
- Business Torts and Commercial Contract Disputes
- Creditors’ Rights and Bankruptcy
- Defamation Claims
- Educational Institutions and Youth-Serving Organizations
- Lending, Workout and Foreclosure
- Shareholder Derivatives Suits, Director and Officer Liability, and Corporate Governance
- Creditors' Rights and Bankruptcy
- Financial Institutions
- Higher Education
- Lending and Corporate Finance
- Real Estate
Mercer University Walter F. George School of Law, JD, 1999
California State University, Dominguez Hills, BS, 1993
Courts & Adjudicative Bodies
Court of Appeals of Georgia
Supreme Court of Georgia
U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia
U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit