David Friedman (judge)

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David Friedman
Associate Justice of the First Judicial Department
Assumed office
March 1999
Appointed by George Pataki
Justice on the New York Supreme Court
In office
Judge on the New York City Civil Court
In office
Personal details
Alma mater Brooklyn College
New York Law School

David Friedman is an Associate Justice of the New York Appellate Division of the Supreme Court, First Judicial Department.[1]

Early life and education

In 1971, he graduated from Brooklyn College Magna Cum Laude with a degree in Mathematics. He was elected Phi Beta Kappa. In 1975, he graduated from New York Law School Cum Laude. He was an associate editor of the New York Law School Law Review.

Legal career

Prior to joining the bench, he worked as a Law Clerk to Justice Henry Martuscello on the Appellate Division and Justice Nicholas A. Clemente of the Supreme Court.

He subsequently served on the New York City Civil Court from 1990 to 1993. He was a New York Supreme Court Justice, from 1994 to 1999. He was designated a Justice for the Appellate Division, First Judicial Department in 1999 by Governor George Pataki.