"'Not only is he a great writer and oral advocate, but he is also good at solving problems where others have failed.'"
Chambers USA 2006

Overview

Dennis Friedman is a well-regarded litigator whose practice is focused on commercial controversies, telecommunications issues, and regulatory disputes. With in-depth experience in complex litigation and appellate matters, Dennis is described by Chambers USA 2007 as “‘an incredibly quick study’ . . . ‘he is capable of handling an amazing number of matters in a short space of time.’” Chambers goes on to note “his ability to ‘always reach the right outcome for clients.’”

Dennis has practiced with Mayer Brown since 1982. Previously (1981–1982), he served as Law Clerk to the Honorable Gerald Bard Tjoflat of the US Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit.

Spoken Languages

  • English

Education

Duke University School of Law, JD, graduated first in class

Amherst College, BA, cum laude

Admissions

  • Illinois

Court

  • US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
  • US District Court for the Western District of Michigan
  • US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois