Michael O.

Michael O. Glass

Tel: 415.453.9433 ext. 122
Fax: 415.453.8269

Michael has been representing individuals, businesses, and other organizations in business and corporate transactional and litigation matters.  He counsels clients in entity formation, and governance issues, including initial capitalizations, acquisitions, and asset purchases.

Additionally, Michael has served as outside general counsel to businesses and non-profits in a broad spectrum of industries and service sectors. Michael practices and manages litigation, including investor disputes, contract disputes, misappropriation of trade secrets, unfair business practices, and other disputes, including complex litigation matters.

Michael also represents clients in complex real estate financing and commercial real estate transactions. He has successfully handled related litigation involving financing disputes, loan workouts, and lender liability issues.

Michael serves as the Chancellor and chief legal officer of the Diocese of San Joaquin in The Episcopal Church advising the Bishop and various Diocesan governing bodies and institutions on secular legal issues, Church canons and ecclesiastical proceedings.

Practice Areas

Professional Profile

  • Education
  • University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law (J.D. 1997)
    Dean’s List 1996 - 1997   
    American Jurisprudence Award in Land Finance

    California State University, Sacramento (B.A.  Government 1994)
    Dean's List

  • Admissions
  • California State Courts
    U.S. District Court – Northern District of California
    U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

  • Associations
  • California State Bar Association
    Marin County Bar Association
    Richard M. Sangster American Inn of Court, Member
    St. Dorothy’s Rest Association Retreat & Conf. Center, Former Board Member
    Episcopal Chancellors’ Network, Member
    Marin Swim League, Board Member