Chris Friedman focuses his practice on the representation of financial institutions and mortgage companies facing civil litigation in state and federal courts. Specifically, Chris defends financial institutions against claims of fraud, breach of contract, and misrepresentation. He also has experience representing brokerage firms against claims asserted before the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).
Chris has represented clients involved in complex litigation, class actions, mass tort litigation, and civil rights claims brought under 42 USC § 1983. In addition to financial institutions, his clients have included municipalities, publicly traded companies, public utilities, non-profit organizations, and quasi-governmental entities. He has also counseled government and non-profit entities in areas of risk mitigation and government relations.