Jon W. Brassel
Mr. Brassel concentrates on products and professional liability, personal injury and environmental litigation. He is also National Counsel for several clients involved in multi-jurisdiction asbestos litigation. He has successfully defended multi-million dollar environmental cases in multiple jurisdictions. He has successfully tried jury trials in aviation crashes and medical malpractices cases for million dollar verdicts and has resolved similar cases for multi-million dollar settlements. He is National Counsel for several large corporate clients and is nationally recognized for defending multi-million dollar toxic claims and has been lead counsel in defending thousands of personal injury and property toxic lawsuits.
Mr. Brassel graduated from Wake Forest University. (B.B.A. 1971). While at Wake Forest, Mr. Brassel was elected President of his fraternity, Vice President of the Senior Class and was awarded the Wall Street Journal Award for highest grades in the Business School. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of Baltimore School of Law. (J.D. 1975) where he was editor of the Law Review.
Mr. Brassel is admitted to the Maryland State Bar, United States District Court for the District of Maryland, United States District Court for the District of Columbia, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth and Sixth Circuits. Mr. Brassel is a member of the Maryland State Bar Association, Anne Arundel County Bar Association, a Fellow of the Maryland Bar Foundation, American Board of Trial Advocates and the American Association for Justice.
J.D., University of Baltimore School of Law, 1975
Activities : Magna Cum Laude; Editor Law Review
B.B.A., Wake Forest University, 1971
Honors : Wall Street Journal for Highest Grades in Business School Activities : Fraternity President, VP Senior Class
U.S. District Court, District of Maryland
U.S. Court of Appeals, 4th and 6th Circuits
Maryland State Bar Association
Member Since: 1975
Anne Arundel County Bar Association
Member Since: 1975
Trustee; Recipient President’s Award for Outstanding Service
Fellow Maryland Bar Foundation
Member Since: 1994
American Board of Trial Advocates
Member Since: 2002
American Association of Justice
Member Since: 1995
State of Maryland Judicial Nominating Commission
Member Since: 2009