Howard Fredman

Tel: 310.226.6796
howard.fredman@flpllp.com


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Mr. Fredman is a trial attorney with more than three decades of experience arguing complex business cases in state and federal trial and appellate courts throughout California. An authority on both Internet and antitrust matters, Mr. Fredman’s areas of expertise also include the defense and prosecution of business contract and tort litigation, and cases related to banking, trademarks, trade secrets, defamation, unfair competition, and Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation (SLAPP).

Mr. Fredman is a 1966 graduate of Princeton University. He received his law degree, cum laude, from Columbia University in 1969 where he distinguished himself for oral and written advocacy. Recently, he has been active as a mediator and in 2002 he was honored by the federal district court in Los Angeles for his service as an Attorney Settlement Officer.

Mr. Fredman has lectured to the Los Angeles County Bar Association, the Beverly Hills Bar Association, the Southern California Complex Litigation Inn of Court, the California Continuing Education of the Bar, and the Practicing Law Institute on subjects which include product liability, depositions, negotiation, antitrust, intellectual property litigation, and SLAPP cases. He is also a member of the editorial advisory board for California Causes of Action. Previously, Mr. Fredman was Counsel to Atlantic Richfield Company in its Major Litigation Unit, and he is a former partner of Frandzel & Share, Los Angeles, California.

Mr. Fredman is the President-Elect of the Beverly Hills Bar Association. He is a former chairman and is presently a member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA) Antitrust Section Executive Committee. He is a former LACBA Delegate to the State Bar Conference of Delegates, and a former member of the LACBA Nominating Committee. Mr. Fredman is also a member of the American Bar Association, the Federal Bar Association, and the Association of Business Trial Lawyers.

“I have always enjoyed working with Howard. He is extremely bright, thoughtful, well spoken -- and effective. In his practice and in the profession, Howard is top-notch."

Michael Sohiginan, Esq.

Mr. Fredman is a trial attorney with more than three decades of experience arguing complex business cases in state and federal trial and appellate courts throughout California. An authority on both Internet and antitrust matters, Mr. Fredman’s areas of expertise also include the defense and prosecution of business contract and tort litigation, and cases related to banking, trademarks, trade secrets, defamation, unfair competition, and Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation (SLAPP).

Mr. Fredman is a 1966 graduate of Princeton University. He received his law degree, cum laude, from Columbia University in 1969 where he distinguished himself for oral and written advocacy. Recently, he has been active as a mediator and in 2002 he was honored by the federal district court in Los Angeles for his service as an Attorney Settlement Officer.

Mr. Fredman has lectured to the Los Angeles County Bar Association, the Beverly Hills Bar Association, the Southern California Complex Litigation Inn of Court, the California Continuing Education of the Bar, and the Practicing Law Institute on subjects which include product liability, depositions, negotiation, antitrust, intellectual property litigation, and SLAPP cases. He is also a member of the editorial advisory board for California Causes of Action. Previously, Mr. Fredman was Counsel to Atlantic Richfield Company in its Major Litigation Unit, and he is a former partner of Frandzel & Share, Los Angeles, California.

Mr. Fredman is the President-Elect of the Beverly Hills Bar Association. He is a former chairman and is presently a member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA) Antitrust Section Executive Committee. He is a former LACBA Delegate to the State Bar Conference of Delegates, and a former member of the LACBA Nominating Committee. Mr. Fredman is also a member of the American Bar Association, the Federal Bar Association, and the Association of Business Trial Lawyers.