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 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, the Beverly Hills Bar Association, and the
Association of Business Trial Lawyers.