Gass Weber Mullins is changing its name to Gass Turek, effective immediately. The new name reflects co-founder and name partner Ralph Weber’s transition out of trial practice and into a new role as an independent
advisor, arbitrator, and mediator.
“Our firm is anchored in trial excellence and experience,” said Daniel Manna, managing partner. “That was the vision among our founders, including J. Ric Gass, Ralph Weber, and Thomas Mullins, and it remains our vision for the future. It is an understatement to say that Ralph has been a leader and valued partner. We are grateful for all he has invested, and we wish him the best as he moves into a new
“Since founding the firm 17 years ago, the original members worked to lay a foundation for the next generation of leaders. The transition now is complete, and I look forward to their continued success as Gass Turek carries forward the firm’s commitment to high quality service,” said Weber. “As I begin a new venture, Weber Advising LLC, I am grateful for the good fortune of fine colleagues and clients.”
Gass Turek is a trial boutique that includes seven partners: John Franke, Tamar Kelber, Daniel Manna, Linda Meagher, Richard Orton, Stephen Trigg, and David Turek; counsel Daniel Kennedy; and associate Rachel Potter.
Gass Turek uses the firm’s intentional small size to deliver hands-on, creative strategy in the courtroom, particularly in complex cases. It is consistently ranked among the top civil litigation law firms in Wisconsin and has an excellent national reputation.
The firm’s new name honors its legacy, commemorates its progress and points to its future. Turek, the new name partner, joined the firm shortly after it opened in 2004 and has a reputation as an excellent trial lawyer. “Dave embodies our firm,” said Manna. “He understands our history and values, and he built his practice here. Like all of us, he is committed to trial excellence.”
Gass Turek LLC is a Milwaukee-based boutique law firm specializing in litigation that delivers consummate service, creative strategy and savvy, smart, spirited trial expertise to a diverse array of individuals and businesses in a variety of industries including health care, pharmaceutical, agricultural, food, insurance, transportation, consumer products, construction, and transportation.