Charles H. Horn
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A well-respected federal and state litigator, Charles Horn is a partner
at The Russell Friedman Law Group, LLP with more than 100 verdicts to
Beginning his legal career as a Deputy County Attorney for Nassau County,
Mr. Horn went on to supervise the County's federal litigation unit.
There he and his unit aggressively defended allegations of constitutional
deprivations ranging from discrimination to the unlawful use of deadly force.
After leaving the County to enter private practice, Mr. Horn was personally
solicited by various municipalities to handle some of their most complicated matters.
During his 18-year career, Mr. Horn has developed an extensive practice
representing individuals who have been the subject to
false arrest, malicious prosecution and
As trial counsel, Mr. Horn has secured verdicts as high as $5 million for
With his foundation in the federal and state trial courts, he went on to
expand his civil practice to include complex
commercial litigation, RICO, and health care-related controversies, and he has been handling
high profile litigation ever since.
While practicing in the private sector, Mr. Horn joined the United States
Army as a commissioned officer in the Army National Guard Judge Advocate
Corps in 2004. Shortly thereafter, he volunteered for active duty in Iraq.
In recognition of his service in Iraq, he was awarded the Bronze Star,
the Combat Action Badge, and the Army Achievement Medal.
MAJ Horn is presently the Brigade Judge Advocate of the 369th Sustainment
Brigade ("Harlem Hellfighters") with the New York Army National
Guard. In addition to his private practice and military service, he is
also the Deputy Village Attorney performing prosecutorial and general
legal services to the Village of Lynbrook since 1998.
Mr. Horn earned his Juris Doctorate from St. John's University School
of Law in 1996 after earning two undergraduate degrees from Lehigh University in 1992.
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- St. John's University, J.D. - 1996
- Lehigh University, B.A. - 1992
- Officer Association 369th Sustainment Brigade
- Nassau County Bar Association
- New York State Bar Association
- New York State Trial Lawyers Association
- New York
- U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
- U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
- U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York
- U.S. District Court, Western District of New York
- United States Military Court