Adam D. Friedland

New York
Adam Friedland is an attorney in the firm’s Litigation Department, focusing his practice on labor and employment matters. He represents clients on employment and commercial litigation issues, including wage and hour, discrimination, and restrictive covenant litigations, among other representations. Adam has drafted employee handbooks and policies and advised clients regarding reductions in force and COVID-19 best practices.

Professional Highlights

Recognition & Accomplishments

Super Lawyers: New York Metro Rising Stars, 2017–2019, Connecticut Rising Stars, 2020

Board Memberships & Community Service

U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum, New York Next Generation, 2010–present, Board Chair, 2019–present

Lexington Democratic Club, Member, 2017–present

Cornell Alumni Admissions Ambassador Network, 2007–present



Fordham University, School of Law (J.D. 2012)
Notes and Articles Editor, Fordham Intellectual Property, Media, and Entertainment Law Journal

Cornell University, College of Arts and Sciences (B.A. 2007)


New York


U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York

U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit