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Russell C. Friedman

Founding Partner, 1958 – 2021
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Throughout the course of his legal career—which spanned more than three decades—Russell Friedman built a reputation for success in the collection of denied no-fault claims. Over the past five years, specifically, he continually expanded and evolved his practice to more readily adjust to the growing needs of hospitals in collection of their no-fault claims.

Attorney Friedman's solid reputation for providing legal services of the highest caliber has made our firm the preferred choice of many hospitals and medical professionals.

His practice areas include:

  • No-fault regulations
  • Arbitration
  • Litigation
  • Secondary payer
  • Medical practice management
  • Commercial agreements
  • No-fault insurance consulting
  • Commercial matters

As an accomplished New York attorney, Attorney Friedman was active in both corporate and litigation matters and was experienced in the representation of health care providers, practitioners, group practices, and hospitals. Additionally, he represented health care practices and entrepreneurs in the daily operations and regulatory compliance of their practices.

His representation consists of health care practitioners, management service organizations, physicians, chiropractors, podiatrists, physical therapists, and other health professionals and organizations in connection with matters related to no-fault law and the collection of unpaid insurance claims.

The Russell Friedman Law Group, LLP currently represents more than 70 hospitals and more than 200 health care providers with regard to their efforts to collect on billing related to auto accident-related services rendered to eligible injured parties.


  • Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, J.D. - 1983
  • SUNY Buffalo, B.A. - 1980

Bar Qualifications

  • New York
  • New Jersey
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
  • United States Tax Court

Professional Memberships

  • New York State Bar Association
  • Nassau County Bar Association
    • Hospital and Health Law Committee
    • District Court Committee
  • Healthcare Financial Management Association
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