Faegre Drinker is proud to announce that Minneapolis partner Chuck Webber has been named a Fellow of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers (IATL).
The IATL limits Fellowship to 500 trial lawyers from the U.S. and includes 150 additional Fellows from nearly 40 countries across the globe. The Academy seeks out and honors those who have achieved a career of excellence through demonstrated skill and ability in jury trials, bench trials, and appellate practice. The Academy invites only trial lawyers who have attained the highest level of advocacy, integrity and professionalism. Fellows are identified through a rigorous and comprehensive screening process involving judicial and peer review.
Webber is a commercial trial and appellate attorney with particular experience in medical-device and financial-services litigation. He has tried and won complex commercial cases for clients in a wide variety of areas, including medical devices, financial transactions, commercial contracts, and business torts. He is also a Fellow of both the American College of Trial Lawyers and the International Society of Barristers, as well as a Member of the American Board of Trial Advocates. In addition, Webber is the only attorney in Minnesota listed in Chambers USA as a Band 1 lawyer in both general commercial litigation and appellate litigation.
Webber earned his bachelor’s degree summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Minnesota and his Juris Doctor, with honors and Order of the Coif, from University of Chicago Law School, where he was Associate Managing Editor of the University of Chicago Law Review.
About the International Academy of Trial Lawyers
Chartered in 1954, the IATL’s general purposes are to cultivate the science of jurisprudence, promote reforms in the law, facilitate the Administration of Justice, and elevate the standards of integrity, honor, and courtesy in the legal profession.