Michael P. Friedman, Esq.
has been practicing law for over 30 years and has maintained a private practice since 1981.
is the recipient of numerous awards such as the Distinguished Service Award
from the Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York
, the Albany County Bar Association President's award, the Albany County Bar Association Pro Bono Award, and the New York State Bar Association President's Pro Bono Service Attorney Award.
is the author of numerous articles on matrimonial practice including The Case for Parental Access Guidelines in New York and the Case for Joint Custody in New York for the New York State Bar Association's
Family Law Review, Pensions and Retirement Plans: Valuation Strategies for the New York Domestic Relations Reporter and a monthly matrimonial article for the Albany County Bar Association
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Mr. Friedman has served as President of the Albany County Bar Association and was a member of the House of Delegates of the New York State Bar Association.
practices before all local Family and Supreme Courts and has argued numerous matrimonial cases in the Appellate Division, Third Department and New York's highest court, The Court of Appeals.
He has been a frequent judge for the Dominick L. Gabrielli National Family Law Moot Court Competition.
He is also a frequent lecturer and writer for the New York State Bar Association Family Law Section's Continuing Legal Education programs.