Peter Friedmann

Peter Friedmann

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Peter Friedmann is an Ohio employment litigation attorney, who represents clients in state and federal court. Pete is licensed to practice in all Ohio state courts, as well as the U.S. District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of Ohio, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court.

Attorney Peter Friedmann is a founding member of The Friedmann Firm, LLC, which has office locations in Columbus and North Royalton, Ohio. Nationally recognized as one of the top trial attorneys in his region, Pete devotes his practice almost exclusively to labor and employment law. He represents the rights and interests of plaintiff clients across Ohio who have legal needs involving any of the following:

Discrimination, harassment, FMLA issues, unpaid wages, overtime and commission disputes, employee misclassification, severance negotiation, wrongful termination, unlawful retaliation, whistleblower claims, and all other employment law matters.

Throughout his career, Pete has achieved notable success advocating on behalf of aggrieved employees, and he has secured substantial compensation and restitution through trial verdicts as well as settlements. He credits his family for his strong work ethic, which is a virtue that serves him well as he fights diligently for his clients both inside and outside the courtroom.

Recognized for his success, Pete holds a Top 3 rating as an employment lawyer in Columbus from Three Best Rated, and he has earned consistent recognition from Best Lawyers. For the past several years, Pete has been selected by his peers as a Super Lawyers “Rising Star” for employment litigation. Moreover, he has received Superb client ratings on AVVO as well as the site’s Top Contributor award. Pete has conducted numerous lectures and seminars across his region on a variety of legal topics. He is also an active member of the Central Ohio Association for Justice, the Ohio Association for Justice, and the Ohio Employment Lawyers Association.

A 2008 graduate of Ohio University’s College of Business, Pete obtained his law degree from Capital University Law School in 2012. While in law school, he received the Outstanding Service & Leadership award for his contributions to the Corporate Law Moot Court team. Pete also received national honorary recognition for oral and written advocacy based on his performance during a mock trial argued before the Delaware Supreme Court.

Awards and Certificates
Best Lawyers 2023 - Peter Friedmann
Best Employment Lawyers in Columbus -
Columbus CEOs Best Lawyers of 2022

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