is a partner in the Firm’s Litigation Group. Her practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, including securities, class action, derivative, bankruptcy, antitrust and employment litigation, as well as the investigations and enforcement proceedings relating to these matters.
Ms. Friedman has represented clients in federal and state litigation at the trial and appellate levels, before arbitration panels, in civil and criminal investigations and in proceedings involving the Securities and Exchange Commission, the Department of Justice, the Federal Trade Commission, the New York Stock Exchange, the U.S. Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, the Federal Housing Finance Agency and the European Commission. She has most recently been active in advising financial institutions on matters arising from bank failures and matters arising from the mortgage crisis.
- 2001, King's College, University of London, DECL
- 1997, Duke University School, J.D.
- 1991, University of California, Los Angeles, B.A.
- The Honorable Gary L. Taylor, United States District Court C.D., CA., 1997 - 1998