Bar Admissions

  • Maryland
  • District of Columbia

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit

Education

  • J.D., Catholic University of America, Columbus School of Law, 1978
    Awarded Faculty Award for highest graduating average
  • B.A., with honors, Johns Hopkins University, 1975

Memberships

  • Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers

    International Association of Defense Counsel

    Defense Research Institute

    Lawyers for Civil Justice

    National Center for State Courts
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Bruce R. Parker

Partner

Past Events

May 2015
Panel Discussion of the Amended FRCP and E-Discovery, LCJ Annual Member Meeting
Bruce R. Parker
September 30, 2014
Presentation on Epidemiology for DRI’s Young Lawyer Primer on Drug and Medical Device Litigation
Bruce R. Parker
September 2014
Panelist, "Federal-State Coordination in MDL Litigation," Duke Law Conference
Bruce R. Parker
July 2014
"Expert Witnesses, Love ‘em, Hate ‘em, Gotta Have ‘em," IADC Trial Academy
Bruce R. Parker
May 17, 2013
“The Numbers Don’t Lie or Do They”, DRI Drug and Medical Device Seminar
Bruce R. Parker
September 12, 2012
Primer on Epidemiology and Causation, DRI Young Lawyers Program
Bruce R. Parker
May 8, 2012
American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants Baltimore Chapter – Presentation on Acanthamoeba Keratitis
Bruce R. Parker
April 23, 2012
Maryland Defense Counsel Association, Trial Academy Presenter on Opening Statements
Bruce R. Parker
March 1, 2011
Presentation for 2011 Winter FDCC Program, “Fundamentally Reshaping the Rules of Civil Procedure: Mirage or Reality?”
Bruce R. Parker
February 22, 2011
Presentation for IADC 2011 Midyear Meeting, “Tech Wars, Will New Rules Bring Peace?”
Bruce R. Parker
February 21, 2011
Presentation for IADC 2011 Midyear Meeting, “Not the Same Old Game: Expert Witnesses in the New Federal Rules”
Bruce R. Parker
October 23, 2010
Presentation for IADC Foundation on iCivics at the Maryland Council for Social Studies, Anne Arundel Community College, Arnold, MD
Bruce R. Parker
September 29, 2010
"Medical Causation and Epidemiologic Issues," DRI - Defending Drug and Medical Device Litigation A Primer for Young Lawyers, Chicago, IL
Bruce R. Parker
May 21, 2010
"Looking Backward to Move Forward with Your Defense: Using History to Overcome Common Juror Misperceptions," Drug and Medical Device Seminar, San Francisco, CA
Bruce R. Parker
May 9, 2010 -
May 11, 2010
2010 Civil Litigation Conference - Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on Civil Rules
Bruce R. Parker
April 22, 2010 -
April 23, 2010
“Preserving Attorney-Client Privilege and Controlling Discovery,” IADC 2010 Corporate Counsel College
Bruce R. Parker
April 2009
"Panel Discussion: Examining Leadership Qualities,” FDCC Leadership Institute
Bruce R. Parker
November 2008
Testimony offered on behalf of the IADC to Civil Rules Advisory Committee
Bruce R. Parker
September 2008
"Medical Causation and Epidemiologic Issues," DRI Young Lawyers' Program
Bruce R. Parker
May 2007
"Emerging Issues that May Impact Litigation in the United States and Europe," 2007 DRI/IADC Joint International Conference
Bruce R. Parker
May 2007
"Recent Advances in Legal Reform and Building a Stronger Foundation for Future Action," LCJ 2007 Annual Membership Meeting
Bruce R. Parker
April 2006
"Back from the Grave: How Specific Causation Experts and the Courtroom Version of Differential Diagnosis Have Revived the 'But For' Test," ABA Spring TIPS Conference
Bruce R. Parker
October 2005
DRI Young Lawyers’ Program on Epidemiology
Bruce R. Parker
October 1995
"Multiple Chemical Sensitivity" for the Baltimore City Bar Association, Products Liability Committee
Bruce R. Parker
December 2004
"Batten Down the Hatches: The Latest Movements of the Plaintiff's Bar," ACI 9th Annual Conference for In-House Counsel & Trial Attorneys
Bruce R. Parker
April 2004
Panel Moderator, "Corporate Crisis and Response: Litigation Strategies for Survival," IADC Corporate Counsel College
Bruce R. Parker
June 2003
"A Decade of Daubert -- Keeping the Gate Closed," IADC Annual Meeting
Bruce R. Parker
March 2003
"Legal Briefing: Codes, ADA and Mold," National Facilities Management & Technology Conference Exposition
Bruce R. Parker
September 2002
"Medical Causation," DRI Young Lawyers Seminar on Drugs and Medical Devices
Bruce R. Parker
February 2002
"Lessons Learned When Cases Go Bad," IADC Mid-Winter Meeting
Bruce R. Parker
December 2001
"Epidemiology: It Sounds Good in Theory, But Does It Work at Trial?" American Conference Institute
Bruce R. Parker, David S. Gray
December 1999
"How To Use Your Epidemiologist Tactically To Win Your Case," American Conference Institute Seminar
Bruce R. Parker
November 1999
"How to Survive Industry-Wide Litigation: Lessons Learned from Past," American Trucking Association Annual Meeting
Bruce R. Parker
September 1999
"Product Liability Aspects of Drug and Device Recalls," Barnett International
Bruce R. Parker
July 1999
"How to Find the Junk Science: Are Rule 706 Panels the Answer?" IADC Annual Meeting
Bruce R. Parker
April 1999
"Scientific Panels, Is Rule 706 the Answer?" Network of Trial Law Firms
Bruce R. Parker
April 1999
"Epidemiology," DRI Young Lawyers Seminar on Drugs and Medical Devices
Bruce R. Parker
January 1999
"Drug and Device Recalls – Do Them Right," Barnett International
Bruce R. Parker
October 1998
"Product Recalls: How to Avoid Making a Bad Situation Worse," Network of Trial Law Firms
Bruce R. Parker
July 1998
Program Chair, "Masters in Trial Advocacy," IADC Annual Meeting – Open Forum
Bruce R. Parker
June 1998
"Pharmaceutical Recalls: Strategies for Minimizing the Damage," Drug Information Association
Bruce R. Parker
May 1998
"Debunking Junk Science: Techniques for Effective Use of Biostatistics," DRI, Drug and Medical Device Seminar
Bruce R. Parker
April 1998
"Effective Strategies for Closing the Door on Junk Science Experts," Network of Trial Law Firms
Bruce R. Parker
February 1998
"Strategies for Cross-Examining A Daubert Expert: What To Do When the Court Opens the Gate," DRI, Toxic Tort Subcommittee Program
Bruce R. Parker
January 1998
"Latest Scientific Developments in Silicone Breast Implants: A Defense Perspective," Mealey's Seminars
Bruce R. Parker
April 1997
"Future Trends in Drug and Medical Device Litigation," Network of Trial Law Firms
Bruce R. Parker
February 1997
"Time Limitations: How to Win Cases and Beat the Clock," IADC Mid-Winter Meeting
Bruce R. Parker
December 1996
"Primer on Epidemiology," American Conference Institute
Bruce R. Parker
February 1996
"Immunology for Lawyers," IADC Mid-Winter Meeting
Bruce R. Parker
June 1994
"Evidentiary Issues in Recalls," IADC Annual Meeting
Bruce R. Parker
June 1994
"Construction Damages Part II," IADC Annual Meeting
Bruce R. Parker
June 1994
"Monster Litigation Part II: Diversity and Venue Issues," IADC Annual Meeting
Bruce R. Parker
February 1994
"Construction Damages Part I," IADC Mid-Winter Meeting
Bruce R. Parker
October 1993
"Overview on Products Liability," Regulatory Affairs Professional Society
Bruce R. Parker
April 1993
"Drug Recalls, Why it Pays To Do Them Right," Drug Information Association Annual Meeting
Bruce R. Parker
February 1993
Program Chair, "Bad Faith," IADC Mid-Winter Meeting
Bruce R. Parker
April 1992
"When are Secrets Really Secrets?" Drug Information Association
Bruce R. Parker
February 1992
"Construction Mediation," IADC Mid-Winter Meeting
Bruce R. Parker
February 1992
"Pitfalls of Testing Products in Design Defect Cases," IADC Mid-Winter Meeting
Bruce R. Parker