Attorney Cindra M. Dowd devotes her practice to clients with issues including: workplace sexual harassment, sexual harassment in schools, unpaid overtime, racial discrimination, whistleblower protection, birth injury, and personal injury.
Ms. Dowd has experience in a broad range of litigation, including sexual harassment, toxic torts, personal injury, commercial litigation, contract law, real estate and property law and bankruptcy.
Ms. Dowd is a 1987 graduate of Duke University. She earned her law school degree from The Dickinson School of Law in 1991. Upon graduation from law school, Ms. Dowd served as a law clerk for The Honorable Hal J. Bonney, Jr. of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.
Ms. Dowd is a member of the Virginia State Bar and its Litigation Section, the Tidewater Bankruptcy Bar Association (former) where she served as its President from 2001-2002, the Boyd-Graves Conference and formerly she was a member of the James Kent American Inn of Court.
|VA||Authorized to Practice Law||1992||02/13/2017|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Attorney||Law Offices of Richard J. Serpe, PC||2006 - Present|
|Attorney||Glasser & Glasser PLC||1992 - 2006|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Virginia State Bar||Member||1992 - Present|
|Norfolk and Portsmouth Bar Association||Member||N/A|
|James Kent American Inn of Court||Former Member||N/A|
|Tidewater Bankruptcy Bar Association||Former President||2001 - 2002|
|Advanced Real Estate Law in Virginia, National Business Institute, Inc||Liens and Credit Issues||1996|
|How to Get Results in Collection of Delinquent Debts in Virginia, National Business Institute, Inc||Bankruptcy and Debt Collection||1993|
|Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1991|
|Duke University||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1987|
|Unpaid Overtime Lawsuit - Doug Funkhouser, et als v. City of Portsmouth, Virginia||$575,000.00|
|Unpaid Overtime Lawsuit - Keith Winingear, et al v. City of Norfolk||$3.2 Million|