Craig S. Friedman, a Labor & Employment partner in Jones Day's Atlanta Office, has been selected for inclusion in the Daily Report's 2018 list of lawyers "On the Rise," which features 20 attorneys under the age of 40 who are expected to go far in the field.
Mr. Friedman focuses on wage and hour class and collective actions and other complex employment litigation. He has established himself as a leader in his field by helping clients secure important victories in high-profile class actions. A leader in the Atlanta legal community, Mr. Friedman is active with the Atlanta Bar Association and the Georgia Appleseed Center for Law & Justice.
In addition to his professional responsibilities, Mr. Friedman has served on the Leadership Council of Arts For Learning, Woodruff Arts Center, a nonprofit organization that provides educational arts programming to Georgia students. He also co-leads the 'Savannah's Stars' JDRF One Walk team, raising money for research towards a cure for Type 1 diabetes.
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