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


  • 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


  • Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers

    International Association of Defense Counsel

    Defense Research Institute

    Lawyers for Civil Justice
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Bruce R. Parker


Received the John Mudd Life Time Achievement Award from the Maryland Defense Counsel Association, March 19, 2018

Named "Thought Leader" in Who's Who Legal, Product Liability Defense; Life Sciences: Product Liability, 2017 - 2018

Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers

President of the IADC, 2006 - 2007

Member, Board of Directors of DRI, 2005 - 2008

Member, Board of Directors Lawyers for Civil Justice, 2006 - 2007

Director, IADC Trial Academy, August 2004

Dean, IADC Corporate Counsel College, April 2012

Yancey Awards for best articles published in the IADC’s Defense Counsel Journal in 1997 and 1998

President, Maryland Defense Counsel, Inc., 1998

Recognized as a "Best of the Best USA" in Expert Guides, 2014

Recognized in Expert Guides, Litigation and Product Liability Lawyers, 2014

Recognized in Chambers USA, Product Liability & Mass Torts, National, 2014 - 2018

Recognized in Chambers USA (Spotlight Table), Product Liability: Pharmaceutical, National, 2014 - 2018

Recognized by Best Lawyers as Baltimore Product Liability Litigation - Defendants "Lawyer of the Year," 2017

Recognized by The Best Lawyers in America as Baltimore "Lawyer of the Year" for Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions – Defendants, Personal Injury Litigation – Defendants, and Product Liability Litigation – Defendants (Woodward/White, Inc.), 2018

Listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Mass Tort Litigation / Class Actions - Defendants, Personal Injury Litigation - Defendants, and Product Liability Litigation - Defendants (Woodward/White, Inc.), 2010 - 2018 

Recognized in Legal 500, Product Liability, Mass Tort and Class Action - Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices – Defense , 2012 - 2017

Recognized in Super Lawyers Business Edition, Personal Injury Defense: Products, Baltimore, 2013

Selected for inclusion in Maryland Super Lawyers, 2009 - 2018

Listed in Who's Who Legal, Life Sciences and Product Liability Defense, 2012, 2014

Named among "Most Highly Regarded Individuals" by Who's Who Legal, Product Liability Defense, 2012 and 2013