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Josh Michael Friedman

Josh Michael Friedman

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Civil Rights

About Me


Have you been fired?  Well, you can fire back with the Law Offices of Josh Friedman.  With 21 years of experience litigating against some of the world's largest companies, I can help individuals who have been fired, harassed, discriminated against or denied wages fight back against their employers.  Whether you need to recover a small unpaid payroll check, you have been denied unemployment, or you blew the whistle on an unscrupulous employee within your company and were discharged, call me for a free consultation.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1991

  1. Employment & Labor: 85%
    19 years
  2. Civil Rights: 15%
    19 years



Contingent (33-40%), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

23 total 

  • Judd S Nemiro

    I endorse this lawyer. An intelligent and an amazing attorney.


    Judd Nemiro Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Other

  • David William Neel

    Josh is a great lawyer. If you are looking for an employment lawyer then hire him. He's an expert in the field with lots of experience. You cannot do better.


    David Neel Discrimination Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

53 West Jackson Blvd, Suite 1028
Chicago, IL, 60604-3827


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199405/14/2015
OHNot Registered199107/18/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Graduated cum laudeCase Western Reserve Univerity School of Law1991

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyThe Law Offices of Josh Friedman2000 - Present

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Chicago Bar AssociationChair--Solo Small Firm CommitteeN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Cobige v. City of ChicagoObtained jury verdict of $5,000,000

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Publication NameTitleDate
16 Causes of Action 2dCause of Action to Recover Damages Under the Americans with Disabilities Act2001

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Case Western Reserve University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
The University of VirginiaEnglish LiteratureM.A.1986

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Marketing Your Law Practice in the 21st CenturyThree Fundamental Principles of Marketing Your Law Practice2003