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Richard S. Glasser

Crown Center
580 East Main Street, Suite 600 Norfolk, VA 23510
(757) 625-6787
Fax: (757) 625-4115
(757) 625-5959

"AV" Rated

Areas of Emphasis:

Asbestos Litigation; Products Liability Law; Civil Litigation


University of Virginia, B.A. "With Distinction" 1962, completed 4 year curriculum in 3 years, selected to: Phi Beta Kappa, Raven Society

University of Virginia, LLB, 1965

Bar Involvement:

Supreme Court of Virginia, 1965
U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia, 1965
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit, 1978
U.S. Supreme Court, 1980


President, Virginia Trial Lawyers Foundation
Member, Federal Bar Association (President, Tidewater Chapter, 1984)
Fellow, Virginia Law Foundation
Member, American Board of Trial Attorneys
Member, American Bar Association
Member, American Association for Justice
Member, Virginia Trial Lawyers Association
Member, Norfolk and Portsmouth Bar Association
The McCammon Group, Certified Mediator by the Supreme Court of Virginia

Publications and Lectures:

Author/Speaker, "Use of Video Tapes in the Courtroom," presented to and published by the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, 1988

Author/Speaker "Medical/Legal Aspects of Asbestos Disease," presented to Virginia Thoracic Society, 1989

Author/Speaker, Trial Advocacy in Virginia, National Business Institute, Inc., 1990

Author/Speaker, "Beyond Ethics to Civility," 1991, at the request of the Norfolk-Portsmouth Bar Association

Author/Speaker, "Mass Torts in the 21st Century," presented to the Products liability Section of the American Bar Association, March 1996.

Author/Speaker, "Virginia's Attorney-Client Privilege and Work Product Doctrine," presented to the Products Liability Section of the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, September 1997

Professional Recognitions:

"Courageous Advocacy Award," presented by Virginia Trial Lawyers Association, 1987

Listed in Virginia Super Lawyers, 2006 to present

Listed in Best Lawyers in America, 1987 to present

AV Peer Review Rating by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell, 1984 to present