Mr. Weber was a summer associate at K&L Gates in 2013. Prior to that, he served as judicial extern for the Honorable John Tharp, Jr. at the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois. Earlier in his career, he worked at Caterpillar, Inc. as a design engineer. Mr. Weber gained experience related to industrial machine and marine engines, diesel generator sets, and aftercoolers. He also worked as a Powertrain Operations manufacturing engineering intern for Ford Motor Company.
Prior to law school, he received his M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University at West Lafayette. At Purdue, he researched novel cancer therapies including magnetic nanoparticle hyperthermia. Through his research, he developed multiphysics models of heat and energy transfer in the microvascular of normal and malignant tissue, and he tested magnetic fluid heat generation in various magnetic field environments. Additionally, Mr. Weber attended the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where he received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering. While attending the University of Illinois, he worked on a student design team which performed design work related to electro-pneumatic control boxes for alternating pressure surgical pads.