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Richard L. Wasserman, Esq.

Principal Attorney

Current Position

Offit Kurman
300 E Lombard St
Suite 2010
Baltimore, MD 21202

Tel: 410-209-6414
Fax: 410-209-6435

Class: IX (1998)Circuit: Fourth


Princeton University, A.B., magna cum laude (1970)
Columbia University School of Law, J.D. (1973)

Professional Career

Venable LLP (1978-)
Proskauer Rose Goetz & Mendelsohn, (1974-78)
Law Clerk to the Honorable Roszel C. Thomsen, U.S. District Judge for the District of Maryland (1973-74)


American Bar Association
Maryland State Bar Association
Baltimore City Bar Association
American Bankruptcy Institute
Bankruptcy Bar Association for the District of Maryland: Past President; Director
Association of the Bar of the City of New York
American College of Bankruptcy
Maryland Bar Foundation


"Best Practices Report on Electronic Discovery (ESI) Issues in Bankruptcy Cases," The Business Lawyer Aug 2013 Chair, ABA Working Group
Bankruptcy Appeals Manual (2nd ed. 2005) (3d ed. 2010) Editor
Bankruptcy Appeals Manual 1998 Co-author and Editor-in-Chief
"A Step-by-Step Look at Chapter 11," Chapter in Best Practice for Corporate Restructuring, Aspatore Books 2006 Author
Co-author and contributor to numerous program materials including Judicial Institute of Maryland, "Bankruptcy Issues for State Court Judges: Maryland Supplement" (1995); Mid-Atlantic Institute on Bankruptcy and Reorganization Practice (1992-07;2010-13)


Listed in Best Lawyers in America for Bankruptcy Law
Listed in Who's Who in America
Listed in Who's Who in American Law
Listed in International Who's Who of Insolvency & Restructuring Lawyers
U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, Pro Bono Service Award (Oct 2005)