Joshua Friedman

LaMarche Safranko Law PLLC
987 New Loudon Rd.
Cohoes, NY 12047
518-982-0770
www.lamarchesafrankolaw.com


“In my practice, I strive to empower clients by sharing the unique insight and skills I have cultivated while representing individuals, businesses, and governmental entities in a broad range of criminal and civil matters. I take great satisfaction in helping my clients find their way through a complex justice system and on to a practical, pragmatic path to achieving their goals and objectives.”

Albany NY Personal Injury Criminal Defense Lawyer Attorney Joshua R Friedman
Joshua Friedman is an attorney at LaMarche Safranko Law PLLC with extensive experience in a broad range of civil and criminal practice areas. Josh began his career as a judicial law clerk for the Hon. Elizabeth A. Garry of the New York State Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Judicial Department. He subsequently entered private practice, and has advocated on behalf of a diverse range of clients, including victims of serious, life-changing personal injuries; professionals and public officials charged with criminal or ethical wrongdoing; employers/employees in matters involving allegations of employment discrimination; municipal entities in both litigation and as general counsel; and companies of all sizes in a variety of civil, criminal, and regulatory compliance matters. Josh has successfully advocated on behalf of clients in state and federal trial and appellate courts, and in numerous state and federal administrative agencies.

Josh has also been honored as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers and as a Top 40 Under 40 Criminal Defense Attorney by the National Trial Lawyers. He is a member of the New York State Bar Association; Northern District of New York Federal Court Bar Association; Albany County Bar Association; and the New York State Trial Lawyers Association.

Admitted to Practice:
All New York State courts
U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York
U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit

Educational Highlights:
Graduate of University at Albany, summa cum laude, and Albany Law School, cum laude

Selected Honors:
New York Rising Stars, Super Lawyers
Top 40 under 40, Criminal Defense, National Trial Lawyers
Albany Law Review, Associate Editor

Memberships:
New York State Bar Association
Northern District of New York Federal Court Bar Association
Albany County Bar Association
New York State Trial Lawyers Association

Community Activities:
Board of Directors, Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation – Upstate Northeastern New York Chapter
Albany County Family Court Help Center, Pro Bono Attorney
Congregation Beth Emeth Soup Kitchen, Volunteer

Clerkship:
Hon. Elizabeth A. Garry, NYS Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Judicial Department