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Daniel J. Friedman

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Daniel J. Friedman, Esq. is a native of Los Angeles, where he cultivated his passion for justice and advocacy. With a distinguished career spanning over a decade, Daniel brings a wealth of experience to his role as a Civil Litigation Partner at Employee Justice Legal Group (EJLG).

Before joining EJLG in 2018, Daniel honed his skills as a defense attorney, representing businesses in various legal matters. However, his true calling emerged when he transitioned to advocating for individuals who have been wronged by their employers. Drawing from his background as a defense attorney, Daniel possesses a unique insight into the strategies and tactics employed by opposing counsel. He leverages this understanding to vigorously advocate for his clients' rights while employing the same tenacious approach he learned in corporate defense.

Recognizing the vulnerability his clients face during legal proceedings, Daniel approaches each case with empathy and determination. He is committed to seeking justice on behalf of those he represents, leaving no stone unturned in his pursuit of favorable outcomes. Daniel's dedication has resulted in millions of dollars in settlements annually for his clients.

In instances where settlement negotiations prove unsuccessful, Daniel is unafraid to assertively litigate in court or arbitration. His courtroom prowess has earned him national recognition, including a prestigious top 100 employment and civil rights verdict in the United States, as well as a top 100 all-around verdict in California in 2022, as acknowledged by

Beyond his legal career, Daniel finds joy in cheering on the Dodgers at Dodger Stadium, showcasing his dance moves at various venues, and indulging in stargazing escapades in Joshua Tree alongside his partner, Iran, their two beloved dogs, Cocoa and Montez, and their miniature pig, Gumby.


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