Woodrow Glass ("Woody") is a Co-Founder of Ward & Glass. His practice is focued on complex litigation involving employment law, medical negligence, business litigation, catastriphic person injury and wrongful death.
Woody is from Hereford, Texas and in 1991 he receieved a Bachelor's degree (magna cum laude) while serving as a graduate assistant football coach at Southwestern Oklahoma State University. In 1994, he eanred his Juris Doctorate from the University of Oklahoma College of Law.
In 2007, Woody and his law partner Stanley Ward obtained one of the largest employment law jury verdicts in Oklahoma, Hackworth v. Progressive Insurance Company. Since that time, Woody has continued to successfully prosecute employment law cases; including class action cases against large retail companies such as Target.
Woody serves as a member of the University of Oklahoma College of Law Board of Visitors and is a member of the Fellows Program of the Oklahoma Bar Foundation. He currently serves on the Professionalism Committee of the Oklahoma Bar Association, He has been selected to Super Lawyers and recognized by the U.S. News & World Report as one of the Best Law Firms in Oklahoma.
Woody lectures at a variety of Continuing Legal Education seminar programs on the topics of ethics, civility and professionalism.
Woody is married to Kacee and they have four children, Chloe and triplets Cooper, Grady and Grace. Woody enjoys spending time with his family and traveling.
Areas of Practice
75% Medical Negligence 20% Nursing Home Negligence 5% Civil Rights
Litigation Percentage<h/3> 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
Oklahoma, 1995 U.S. District Court Northern District of Oklahoma, 1995 U.S. District Court Eastern District of Oklahoma, 1995 U.S. District Court Western District of Oklahoma, 1995 U.S. Court of Appeals 10th Circuit, 1995
University of Oklahoma College of Law, Norman, Oklahoma J.D. - 1994 Southwestern Oklahoma State University, Weatherford, Oklahoma B.A. magna cum laude - 1991 Major: Political Science - History
Legal Ethics, Cleveland County Bar Association, 2015 - Present Auto Injury Litigation from Start to Finish, NBI, 2015 - Present Dealing with the Troubled Employee, NBI, 2016 - Present Utilizing ADR in Employment Matters, NBI, 2016 - Present Judicial Forum, NBI, 2017 - Present
Honors and Awards
Community Service Award - Oklahoma City Association of Black Lawyers Super Lawyer US News & World Report - Best Law Firms Expert Network Distinguished Lawyer
Professional Associations and Memberships
Board of Visitors OU College of Law Oklahoma Bar Foundation Fellows Program Expert Network Distinguished Lawyer Super Lawyer Oklahoma Bar Association Professionalism Committee