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Barry A.Friedman

Senior Counselmoc.eniHnospmohT@namdeirF.yrraB
Washington, D.C.

O 202.973.2789

Barry A.Friedman

Senior Counsel

Focus Areas

  • Co-author, “Gov’t Must Resolve Uncertainty Over ‘Twilight’ Cell Towers,” Law360, May 2021
  • “CPSC Demands Effective Compliance Programs,” Thompson Hine Product Liability eNewsletter, Fall 2015
  • Co-author, “Transactional Work in the Telecommunications Arena,” Inside the Minds: Telecommunications Client Strategies, June 2008
  • The Effect of Petroleum Divestiture on Price and Supply,” The Future of American Oil, 1976
  • Book review, Ling: The Rise, Fall and Return of a Texas Titan, 1973
  • Co-author, “Consumer Redress Through the Small Claims Court: A Model Consumer of Justice Act,” Industry & Communications Law Review, 1977
  • Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2021 to 2023 for Communications Law
  • AV® Preeminent Rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Professional Associations

  • District of Columbia Bar
  • Federal Communications Bar Association

Community Activities

  • Leadership Montgomery, Class of 1995, member

Professional Activities

  • Cable Communications Advisory Committee, Montgomery County, Maryland, past member


  • Boston University School of Law, J.D., 1975
  • State University of New York at Buffalo, B.A., 1972

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland
  • New York

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York


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