Cozen O’Connor: Weiss, Max

Max Weiss

Associate

Philadelphia

(215) 665-6913

(215) 701-2233

Max Weiss is an associate in the firm's Real Estate Practice Group. He focuses his practice on a variety of commercial real estate transactions, including acquisitions and sales, and land use and zoning matters. He also assists clients, including real estate investment firms, with obtaining Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae financing, refinancing, and acquisition loans for multifamily apartments. 

Max earned his law degree from the University of Pennsylvania Law School and his undergraduate degree in urban studies from the University of Pennsylvania. He was a senior editor for the University of Pennsylvania Journal of Constitutional Law and served as a judicial intern to the Honorable Robert B. Kugler of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey. Max also served as a Littleton Fellow during his third year of law school. As a Littleton Fellow, Max led a cohort of first-year law students in a recitation for their legal practice skills course and provided feedback on their oral and written work. In addition, Max researched local education funding during his second and third years of law school and co-authored an OpEd piece that appeared in The Philadelphia Inquirer regarding education funding in the City of Philadelphia titled “Commentary: Phila. Behind Peer Cities in Education Funding.” Prior to attending law school, Max taught high school math in the School District of Philadelphia as part of the Teach for America program.

Experience

Education

  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, J.D., 2016
  • University of Pennsylvania, B.A., 2011
  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey