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Ian Nathan Friedman Esq

Friedman & Frey, LLC
Contact: 216.928.7700
Experience:
Law School: Cleveland State University
Jurisdictions: North Carolina
6th Circuit
U.S. Supreme Court
United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio
United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio

OVERVIEW

Practice Areas
  • Business Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Insurance Claims
  • Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect
  • Personal Injury
  • Traffic Tickets
Additional Practice Areas
  • General Civil
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
North Carolina 
6th Circuit 
U.S. Supreme Court 
United States District Court, Northern District of Ohio 
United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio
Professional Experience
Principle, Friedman & Frey, L.L.C.
-Current
Friedman & Frey, L.L.C. is a full service criminal defense law firm based in Cleveland, Ohio. The law firm provides legal representation to individuals and entities throughout Ohio and across the United States. Firm lawyers are frequent lectures, instructors, and authors on matters concerning the criminal justice system.
Education
Cleveland State UniversityJ.D.Juris Doctorate
Honors: Top Student, Trial Advocacy
Ohio UniversityB.S.Legal Communications
Professional Activities
Current President Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Alumni Association 2012-Current
Lawyer to Lawyer Mentoring Program Supreme Court of Ohio 2011-Current
Fellow American Board of Criminal Lawyers 2010-Current
Fellow American Bar Foundation 2010-Current
Fellow Ohio State Bar Association Foundation 2010-Current
Board of Trustees Cleveland-Marshall College of Law 2009-Current
Details: Continuing Legal Education
Member American Bar Association 2009-Current
Criminal Justice Sub-section American Bar Association 2009-Current
Defense Function Committee American Bar Association 2009-Current
Cyber Crime Committee American Bar Association 2009-Current
Champion Magazine Advisory Board National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers 2008-Current
Member Cuyahoga County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association 2008-Current
Member The American Trial Lawyers Association 2008-Current
Criminal Justice Advisory Board Cleveland-Marshall College of Law 2007-Current
Judical Candidate Rating Coalition Cuyahoga County Bar Association 2007-Current
Board of Trustees Cleveland-Marshall College of Law 2006-Current
Mentor Program Cleveland-Marshall College of Law 2006-Current
Life Member National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers 2004-Current
Member Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association 2002-Current
Alumni Association, Vice President Cleveland-Marshall College of Law 1997-Current
Member Ohio State Bar Association 1997-Current
New Ohio Criminal Rule 16 Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association 2010
President Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers 2008-2009
Jury Instructions Committee Ohio State Bar Association 2007-2009
Ohio Jury Instructions Ohio State Bar Association 2007-2009
Details: Subcommittee on Sex Offenses
President-Elect Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers 2007-2008
Certifiied Grievance Committee Cleveland Bar Association 2007-2008
Alumni Association, Membership Committee Cleveland-Marshall College of Law 2006-2008
Committee Chairperson Jewish Federation 2006-2008
Details: Young Leadership Division
Board of Directors Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers 2006-2007
Membership Chairman Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers 2005-2007
Curriculum Advisory Board Ursuline College 2005-2007
Trial Committee Cleveland Bar Association 2005-2006
Board of Directors Family Transitional Housing 2001-2004
Awards
Super Lawyer, Ohio Super Lawyers
Distinguished Alumnist, Cleveland State University Alumni Association
Legal
Super Lawyer, Ohio Super Lawyers
William K. Thomas Professionalism Award, Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association
Certificate of Recognition, The Supreme Court of Ohio
Open Discovery Effort
Champion of Justice Award, Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Northeast Ohio's Leading Lawyers, Inside Business Magazine
Northeast Ohio's Leading Lawyers, Inside Business Magazine
President's Award, Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Ohio Rising Stars, Ohio Super Lawyers
Top 100 Trial Lawyers, The American Trial Lawyers Association
Leading Criminal Lawyer, Inside Business Magazine
President's Award, Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Top 20 Professionals, Cleveland Jewish News
Top 100 Trial Lawyers, The American Trial Lawyers Association
Leading Criminal Lawyer, Inside Business Magazine
Top 100 Trial Lawyers, The American Trial Lawyers Association
President's Award 2005-2006, Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Outstanding Service, American Civil Liberties Union
Professional Associations
Small/Solo Practice-Marketing & Technology, Cleveland, Ohio May, Cleveland-Marshall Law Alumni Association
-Current
Implications of Emily's Law for Pharmacists: How to Avoid the Criminal Pitfalls; February, Northern Ohio Academy of Pharmacy
-Current
Criminal Law, Webnar Series, March , Speaker Invitation:
-Current
Speaker, Maine Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
-Current
Activities: Using Technology as a Sledgehammer
Speaker, Alabama Defense Attorney Conference
-Current
Activities: We The Jury Find The Defendant To Be The Victim: The Path to Acquittal In The Sex Case" Cross Examining The Child Sex Case Witness"
Speaker, ACLU Brown Bag Lunch Series
-Current
Activities: "Prying Eyes Want to Know" Can employers legally view your facebook page?
Effective Use of of Experts: A View from the Bench, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
-Current
Criminal Law Update: Criminal Rule 16 History, Analysis, Retrospective and Predictions for the Future, Ohio State Bar Association
-Current
Trial Tactics Seminar; Voir Dire Demonstration, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
-Current
Evidence Disclosure & Retention, Ohio Attorney General's Office
-Current
Putting Your Client's Shoes on the Juror's Foot, Voir Dire Demonstration, Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
-Current
Activities: 21st Annual Law & All That Jazz CLE Seminar
Understanding and Enforcing New Rule 16 in the Criminal Case, Akron Bar Association
-Current
Current Issues in Criminal Law, Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers & Greater Cincinnati Crimnal Defense Lawyers Association
-Current
Criminal Procedure II, Fundamentals of Criminal Defense Law, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
-Current
Ohio Discovery & Brady Practice, Ohio Public Defender
-Current
Criminal Defense Lawyers, Spring Seminar, Lessons and Thoughts to Share from My Career, Columbus, Ohio May , Ohio State Bar Association
-Current
"We the Jury Find the Defendant to be the Victim", The Path to Acquital, Huntsville Alabama, June, Alabama Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
-Current
Criminal Law & the Media, Cleveland Heights, Ohio May, Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association & The Press Club of Cleveland
-Current
Technology Changing The Landscape of the Criminal Justice System, Park City, Utah, September, Utah Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
-Current
Uniform judicial Applicaiton of Open Disccovery in Ohio, Columbus, Ohio, September , Ohio Judicial Conference Annual Meeting
-Current
Ethical and Constitutional Duties to Disclosure Evidence in Criminal Cases, Cleveland, Ohio, September, William K. Thomas Inn of Court
-Current
Investigations Over Peer to Peer networks & The Fourth Amendment, Huntsville, Alabama, September, Alabama Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
-Current
Strategies for Operation a Successful Law Practice, Panel Discussion, October, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Small & Solo Committee
-Current
Criminal Law from a Criminal Lawyer's Perspective, Cleveland, Ohio February, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
-Current
Battle of the Experts Seminar, Effective Use of Experts: A View from the Bench, Cleveland Ohio April, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
-Current
The Future of Computer Prosecutions and Today's Defenses, Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
-Current
Activities: Technology Seminare presented with Assistant United States Attorney Dean Valore
New Lawyer Training, Professionalism in the Law Practice, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Cutting-Edge Criminal Trends Seminar; Practicing Criminal Law in Ohio with Open Discovery, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Evidence and Technology, Finding and Presenting Evidence in the Age of Technology, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Practical Application of Open Discovery, Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
2010 Information Security Summit, Privacy & Technology; Legal & Compliance Issues, Cuyahoga Community College
Understanding New Ohio Criminal Rule 16 and Voir Dire Demonstration, Ohio State Bar Association
20th Annual Law & All That Jazz CLE Seminar; Deconstructing "He Said-She Said" Case with Technology, Louisiana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Pathways to Practice; Criminal Practice, Cleveland-Marshall
Effectively Defending the Child Pornography Case, Cuyahoga County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Trial Tactics Seminar; Creativity & Story Telling During Voir Dire, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Fair Discovery - Making the New Rule Work, Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Activities: Ohio Death Penalty Seminar
Effective Criminal Defense Strategy After New Ohio Criminal Rule 16, Office of the Ohio Public Defender
Activities: 2010 County Public Defender Seminar
Fair Discovery: The New Rule 16 - Now That It Is Here, How Should It Work?, Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Activities: Superstar Seminar
Criminal Discovery Post Local Rule 23.1 and Ohio Criminal Rult 16, Cuyahoga County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
An Introduction to Criminal Practice After Criminal Rule 16, Akron Bar Association
Ethics, Professionalism & Substance Abuse Seminar; Professionalism in Criminal Litigation, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Ohio Death Penalty Seminar; Proposed Criminal Evidence Reform, Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Superstar Seminar, Uncovering Evidence in the Age of Technology; An Interactive Experience, Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Issues With E-Discovery in Criminal Cases, The Akron Bar Association and Law School
Collaboration Summit Panel: Privacy and Security Concerns With Location Aware Technologies and Applications, Case Western Reserve University
Death Penalty Defense: Trials and Appeals, Discovery & Obtaining Information from the Prosecution, Ohio State Bar Association
Legal Implications, Ohio Carry Concealed Weapons Course
Criminal Evidence Reform Debate, The Federalist Society for Law & Public Policy Studies
Nouveau Defenses to New Offenses in a Declining Economy, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Activities: 2009 Fall Meeting & Seminar
Annual Seminar - Defending the Child Pornography Case, Montana Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Defending High Technology Crimes, Cincinnati Defense Lawyers Association
Defense of Cybercrimes, Public Defender, Ninth Judicial Circuit Semi-Annual Public Defender Training Seminar
Current Trial Strategy and Tactic in Criminal Defense, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Procedure and Practice Clinic for Criminal Law, Cuyahoga County Bar Association
2007 Annual Meeting - Defending Allegations of Internet & Computer Crimes: Who Put That Portn in My Cookies?, National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
2007 Annual Green Mountain Criminal Defense Institute: Defending Virtual Crimes; Winning Strategies For Internet Sex & Child Pornography Cases, Office of the Defender General
Defending Cybercrims & Pornography Cases, New Hampshire Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Defense by Ambush: Thinking Outside the Box to Obtain Discovery In State Criminal Prosecutions, Cleveland Bar Association
The Role of Electronic Evidence in Criminal Defense, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Superstar Seminar, Cutting Edge Forensics: Dirty Pictures & Beyond: Evidentiary Issues of Electronic Evidence, Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Pre-Trial Motion Practice and Trial Preparation, Cleveland Bar Association
Current Issues and Trends in Child Pornography Defense Partt, Mitigation Component Included, Cuyahoga County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Criminal Defense Practice, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
Current Statistics, Trends, & Strategies in Child Pornography Prosecutions, Cuyahoga County Criminal Defense Lawyers Association
Basics of Criminal Defense Practice, Yo! Cleveland

PUBLICATIONS

Articles & Publications
  • Cybercrime; Since When?
    News Certified Exchange
  • An Introduction to Sexual Addictiion and its Conveyance to Sentencing Courts
    The Vindicator
  • Open Discovery Comes to Ohio's Justice System
    Ohio Lawyer
  • What You Should Know About Ohio's DNA Testing
    Law You Can Use
  • The State of Criminal Justice, Current Landscape of Technology Crimes
    American Bar Association Criminal Justice Section
  • Sexual Offenders: How to Create a More Deliberative Sentencing Process
    The Champion
  • "Inside the Minds: Strategies for Defending Internet Pornography Cases: Leading Lawyers on Analyzing Electronic Documents, Utilizing Expert Witnesses, and Explaining Technological Evidence
    Aspatore Books
  • Child Pornography Sentencing: The Road Here and The Road Ahead
    Federal Sentencing Reporter, Vol. 21, No. 2
  • Getting Tough on Sex Offenders: The Adam Walsh Act & Ohio SB 10
    Law & Fact
  • How the Adam Walsh Act Restricts Access to Evidence
    The Champion
  • Why Defend Computer Sex Crimes?
    Law & Fact
  • Poor Audience for the Defense
    GP Solo
  • Pre-Trial Preparation in Computer Pornography Cases: Combating the Watering Down of Ashcroft v. Free Speech Coalition in State Prosecutions
    The Vindicator

WEBSITES & BLOGS

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CONTACT & MAP

1304 West Sixth St.
Cleveland, OH 44113
USA
Telephone: 216.928.7700
Telephone: 216.928.7700
Fax: 216.556.9779