Providing legal representation of individuals, corporations, health care providers, and insurers in the defense of product
liability, 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 - 2017 (Past Vice-Chair 2008 - 2010; Past Chair 2010 - 2012); Maryland Defense Counsel, Inc. Current Board
Member 2004 - 2017 (Past Co-Chair Products Liability Committee 2004 - 2005; Current Co-Chair Appellate Practice Committee
2005 - 2017). 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, individuals, and health
care providers. "AV" rating from Martindale-Hubbell.