Felix R. Weill
Felix Weill, a native of Baton Rouge, has practiced law continuously in Louisiana's capital city since 1972. Felix concentrates his practice in the areas of health care law, business law, estate planning, and litigation. He is admitted to practice before the United States Supreme Court, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit, and all state and federal courts in Louisiana.
Felix is a member of the American, Louisiana State (House of Delegates, 1982-1988), and Baton Rouge Bar Associations. He is also a member of the American Health Lawyers Association and the Henry G. McMahon Chapter of the American Inns of Court.
Born on November 21, 1947, Felix was educated in the Baton Rouge public schools and graduated from Baton Rouge High School in 1965. In 1969, he graduated from Louisiana State University with a degree in accounting, achieving a class rank of first in the College of Business Administration. Upon graduation, he was commissioned as a Second Lieutenant in the United States Army Reserve through his participation in the Reserve Officer Training Corp at LSU. A highlight of his college experience was being invited by the President of the United States to attend the Presidential Prayer Breakfast in Washington D.C. in January of 1969.
Felix is a 1972 honor graduate of the Louisiana State University Law Center. During law school, he served as Senior Associate Editor of the Louisiana Law Review and was inducted into the Order of the Coif. He is currently serving on the Alumni Board of Trustees of the Louisiana State University Law Center.
In the community, Felix is a member and Past President of the Rotary Club of Baton Rouge; a board member of the LSU Foundation; a board member of the Reilly Theater/Swine Palace at LSU; a member and Past President of the Cadets of the Ole War Skule (alumni of the ROTC program at LSU); a member of the Board of the Greater Baton Rouge Literacy Coalition; and a member of the Board of the Louisiana Military Hall of Fame and Museum.
Felix is a life long member of Congregation B'nai Israel of Baton Rouge, having served in many capacities, including President of the Congregation and Chair of its Foundation. He is also a Past President of the Jewish Federation of Greater Baton Rouge.
He is married to Lynn Schmulen Weill, and they have two sons, David and Bradley.