Woodrow "Woody" K. Glass

Woodrow "Woody" K. Glass

Partner
Location:
Norman, Oklahoma
Phone:
405-253-4031
Email:

oodrow 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

  • 50% Employment Law
  • 20% Personal Injury - Plaintiff
  • 30% Medical Negligence

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • 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

Education

  • 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

Classes/Seminars

  • 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

Languages

  • English (Primary)