Leadership

Richard is one of about fifteen judicially appointed private practitioners who serve on the Advisory Committee to the New York County Commercial Division with the nine judges of that court. In addition, Richard is a leader in the New York Bar as reflected by his many leadership positions some of which are identified below.

New York County Commercial Division  where Richard Friedman is a leadership role has a MemberNYCLA where Richard Friedman has a leadership role a Member and Founding Co-chairNYSBA where Richard Friedman has a leadership role as a MemberNew York City Bar Association where Richard Friedman has a leadership role as a Founding Co-chairFederal Bar Council where Richard Friedman as a leadership role as Member
  • Member, Advisory Committee, Supreme Court, New York County Commercial Division
  • Member, Board of Directors, New York County Lawyers’ Association (“NYCLA”)
  • Member, Task Force, NYCLA In The 21st Century
  • Former Member, House of Delegates, New York State Bar Association (“NYSBA”)
  • Founding Co-chair, In-House/Outside Counsel Committee, NYCLA
  • Member, Executive Committee, Commercial and Federal Litigation Section, NYSBA
  • Founding Co-chair, In-house/Outside Counsel Litigation Group, New York City Bar Association
  • Member, Second Circuit Courts Committee, Federal Bar Council