Providing legal representation of individuals, corporations, health care providers, and insurers in the defense of toxic
tort, medical malpractice, and general liability claims in the courts of Maryland and the District of Columbia.
Richard L. Flax - Admissions to the Bar: 1978, Maryland; 1989, District of Columbia; 1978, United States
District Court for the District of Maryland; 1980, United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit; 1999, United States
District Court for the District of Columbia; 1999, United States Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia; 1981, Supreme
Court of the United States. Education: University of Maryland (B.A., 1975); University of Baltimore School of Law (J.D., 1977).
Member: Baltimore City Bar Association; Baltimore County Bar Association; Maryland State Bar Association; The District of
Columbia Bar; American Bar Association. Society Memberships: Bar Association of Baltimore City Legislation Committee Member
2006 - 2012; Maryland State Bar Association Judicial Administration Section Council 2004 - 2014 (Vice-Chair 2008 - 2010;
Chair 2010 - 2012); Maryland Defense Counsel, Inc. (Board Member; 2004 - 2005 Co-Chair Products Liability Committee;
2005 -2014 Co-Chair Appellate Practice Committee); Defense Research Institute. Mentor - Maryland Court of Appeals Mentoring
Program 2010 - 2011. Panelist: Maryland Psychiatry Society Scientific Meeting, Law and Psychiatry. Areas of concentration
include defense of toxic tort litigation, products liability, general liability, and medical malpractice. Representative Clients:
Major insurance companies, corporations, health care providers. "AV" rating from Martindale-Hubbell.