Frederick J. Glassman is one of the pioneers in the collaborative law movement throughout Southern California and the United States. A veteran of more than thirty-five years of litigation, he now focuses his practice exclusively on resolution-oriented approaches to family law disputes. Fred was the past-President of the Los Angeles Collaborative Family Law Association (LACFLA) from 2007-2012, the countywide umbrella organization for collaborative law practitioners, and was the 2013-2014 President of California Collaborative Practice (CPCal), the statewide collaborative organization.
Fred has authored local and national articles, including “Advocacy Redefined”, a primer for collaborative practice, and has taught courses for the UCLA Extension Department of Legal Programs on collaborative practice and mediation. He has appeared on Time Warner Public Television shows devoted to collaborative practice. He is a frequent speaker and panel member for the American Bar Association Family Law and Dispute Resolution Sections as well as for Collaborative Practice California (CPCal) and the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals (IACP) annual forums. Fred was an official registered observer for the Uniform Law Commission Drafting Committee on The Uniform Collaborative Law Act. Fred served on the Board of Directors for the California Dispute Resolution Council (CDRC) from 2008-2012 and on the CPCal Board of Directors from 2011-2016. He is a recipient of the State of California Collaborative Practice Eureka Award for Distinguished Service. He has published “A Way to Resolve with Respect: Exploring the Benefits and Opportunities of Collaborative Family Law in California”: “Understanding Collaborative Family Law”; and “The State of Collaborative Law: Past, Present, and Future” for Thomson-Reuters. He has been selected by his peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers in America ® and Southern California’s Best Lawyers from 2009-2017 exclusively for family collaborative law and mediation. Fred has been named the Best Lawyer’s 2014 Los Angeles Family Collaborative Law and Mediation “Lawyer of the Year”, and named in U.S. News & World Report for Tier 1 best law firms from 2014-2017. He is listed in Martindale Hubbell’s Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers with their highest AV-rating in legal ability and ethical standards.
Fred’s complete curriculum vita is available on his website: www.fglawcorp.com.
Mr. Glassman may be reached by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
12400 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 400
Los Angeles, CA 90025 (310 207-0007 fax 310 207-3578)