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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


  1. Employment: 85%
    20 years
  2. Civil Rights: 15%
    20 years



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

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Zisl Taub Edelson

    Josh Friedman is an excellent attorney. He is very knowledgable and devoted to his clients. He is also very helpful to other attorneys in the legal community and shares his knowledge generously. I recommend Josh very highly.


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  • Howard M Lewis

    I endorse this lawyer. Attorney Friedman is an outstanding attorney whom I highly recommend.


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Contact info

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


ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law199405/17/2016
OHNot Registered199105/15/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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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
University of VirginiaEnglish LiteratureMA - Masters1986
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Marketing Your Law Practice in the 21st CenturyThree Fundamental Principles of Marketing Your Law Practice2003