community leadership


thought leadership

Hospitality Industry Should Be Aware Of No-Poach Agreements, Hotel Business Review (December 2018)

When Bad Things Happen In The Hospitality Industry, Hotel Business Review (April 2018)

As Threats Loom to Retailers, Commercial Lease Terms Matter, Daily Business Review (April 2018)

When Competitive Research Crosses The Line, Hotel Business Review (November 5, 2017)

​Exclusivity Provisions in Commercial Leases, Development Magazine (Fall 2017)

Take Steps to Protect Your Trade Secrets, Hotel Business Review (June 5, 2017)

Your Hospitality Industry Trade Secrets May Be At Risk, Hotel Business Review (January 23, 2017)

“Resistance is Futile: The Myth of Demand Futility,” The Florida Bar Journal, Cover Article (May 2014).

“Winning Trade Secrets Claims: When and How the Preemption Provision of Florida’s Uniform Trade Secrets Act Applies,” The Florida Bar Journal (June 2013).

Protecting Utilities From The Risk Of Data Breach, (March 2015)

​Smart Grids Require Smarter Utilities: Preventing Breaches, (May 2015)

Steven Douglas Weber, is Managing Partner of Stark Weber PLLC and chairs the firm's Conflict Resolution practice areas.  Steve has received the highest rating possible from Martindale Hubbell and has been named a Rising Star by Florida Super Lawyers for the years 2013-2017, and 2019.  

Steve began his career in New York, as an attorney for one of the largest public law offices in the world. There, Steve provided legal advice to clients ranging from elected officials to government agencies with budgets of over $1 billion, with respect to a number of sophisticated and large matters, some of which were the subject of national and local media attention.  

After transitioning to private practice with law firms in New York and Florida, Steve successfully aided individuals, management of private companies, and even other counsel through numerous public and private scenarios.  Prior to founding Stark Weber PLLC, Steve was the founding shareholder of Weber Law, P.A.

Since moving to Florida in 2012, Steve has been involved in the community in various ways. Steve is a member of the Emory Alumni Leadership Board - Miami Chapter and is a Board member and an Executive Committee member of the Miami Children’s Museum.  Steve co-founded the Museum’s Playmaker’s Group, which seeks to involve Young Professionals and their families with the Museum. In addition, Steve has participated in his local community by serving on the Board of Directors of the Miami Shores Chamber of Commerce, and was appointed to the Miami Shores Village Recreational Advisory Board, where he was elected Vice-Chair.

State of Florida
State of New York
Southern District of Florida
U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
Southern District of New York
Eastern District of New York


Emory University School of Law, Juris Doctor    

Emory International Law Review,

Executive Notes & Comments Editor    

The George Washington University,

Bachelor of Science - Economics, ​cum laude

Board Member, Miami Children's Museum

Executive Committee Member, Miami Children's Museum

Editorial Board, Hotel Business Review

Member, Emory Alumni Leadership Board - Miami Chapter

Co-Founder, Miami Children's Museum, Playmaker's Group

Miami Shores Village Recreational Advisory Board, Vice-Chair

​Federal Bar Association, South Florida Chapter

Former Trustee Member of Board of Directors, Miami Shores Chamber of Commerce

Managing Partner

Chair - Conflict Resolution Practice Areas


Phone:       305-377-8788

Address:    1221 Brickell Avenue

                  Suite 900

                  Miami, FL 33131

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