Philip I. Weis

Director & Senior Employment Counsel
Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals

PHILIP WEIS is the Director, Senior Employment Counsel for Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc, located in Ridgefield, CT.  Mr. Weis provides advice, counsel and training on a nation-wide basis to management and Human Resources professionals, as well as specialists who focus on employee health, security, and compensation and benefits issues. He also coordinates the company’s responses to internal and external employment-related claims and litigation. Mr. Weis frequently provides counsel related to recruitment and hiring, disability-related issues, performance management, discrimination, harassment and retaliation, termination of employment and the administration of contingent worker issues. He also participates in the design and delivery of policies and training programs, domestically and globally.  Mr. Weis has been practicing employment law both in-house and as outside counsel for over 24 years. He specialized in management-side labor and employment law for ten years at Epstein Becker & Green P.C., a nation-wide law firm. While in private practice, Mr. Weis represented employers in a variety of industries in connection with employment-related claims and regulatory matters before federal and state courts, administrative agencies, and in mediations and labor arbitrations. Mr. Weis was in-house Jeff Rosier is Senior Employment Counsel and Director of State Government Relations at Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. Jeff provides advice and counsel to senior management, human resources and employee relations professionals at Marsh, Mercer, Guy Carpenter and Oliver Wyman on employment law issues, including Equal Employment Opportunity, federal contractor and wage/hour compliance, talent development, restrictive covenants and trade secret protection, compensation, performance management, internal investigations, corporate restructurings, business resiliency, data privacy, outsourcing, and diversity strategies. Jeff also oversees aspects of the Company’s employment litigation, agency/regulatory matters and US. Immigration work. Jeff is a past recipient of the CEO Recognition Award and Legal Department excellence award. In his role as Director of State Government Relations, Jeff works closely with the Company's leadership on a wide array of state public policy issues that impact the Company's four operating companies.Employment Counsel for Pfizer Inc. for 12 years, before joining Boehringer Ingelheim in a similar capacity.  Mr. Weis is a member of ACC and the ABA. He is a certified facilitator for the Civil Treatment in the Workplace series of employment-related training and frequently presents professional seminars on a wide variety of employment-related topics within the company and for various legal and professional groups.  Mr. Weis received his BA from the University at Albany, during which time he completed a legislative internship in the New York State Legislature. He received his JD from Hofstra University's School of Law, where he was an associate editor of the Law Review.