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 County Bar Association; Maryland State Bar Association; The District of Columbia Bar. Society Memberships:
Bar Association of Baltimore City Legislation Committee Past Member 2006 - 2012; Maryland State Bar Association Bench-Bar
Section Current Council Member [formerly known as Judicial Administration Section] 2004 - 2016 (Past Vice-Chair
2008 - 2010; Past Chair 2010 - 2012); Maryland Defense Counsel, Inc. Current Board Member 2004 - 2016 (Past Co-Chair
Products Liability Committee 2004 - 2005; Current Co-Chair Appellate Practice Committee 2005 - 2016). Mentor - Maryland Court
of Appeals Mentoring Program 2010 - 2011. Past 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
in representing major insurance companies, corporations, health care providers. "AV" rating from Martindale-Hubbell.