Michael A. Weiss has worked extensively with tax aspects of business financing, acquisitions and mergers as well as estate and business succession planning. During his 29 years of practice, Mr. Weiss has completed transactions involving operations in companies throughout the United States and in numerous foreign countries. He has served as Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel of L.B. Foster Company, and as Secretary and General Counsel of Rouge Steel Company and MotivePower Industries, Inc. (formerly MK Rail Corporation). He also serves on the Board of Directors of numerous private corporations and charitable organizations. Mr. Weiss received his A.B. degree from Washington and Jefferson College (magna cum laude) and his J.D. degree from Vanderbilt University School of Law.