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Charles Joseph Friedman

Charles Joseph Friedman, American lawyer. Bar: Colorado 1983, New York 1974, District of Columbia 1975, United States District Court Colorado 1983, United States District Court District of Columbia 1975, United States Court Appeals (District of Columbia circuit) 1976, United States Court Appeals (10th circuit) 1983, United States Court Military Appeals 1976, United States Tax Court 1976, Supreme Court of the United States Court 1976.


Friedman, Charles J. was born on February 22, 1949 in New York, New York, United States.


Harvard University (Bachelor of Arts, cum laude in Government, 1970). New York University (Juris Doctor, 1973). Spoken languages: French.


Worked at Charles J. Friedman, P.C. (Denver, Colorado) specializing in Securities, Corporate Law, Venture Capital, International Law. Admitted to the bar, 1974, New York. 1975, District of Columbia and United States.

District Court for the District of Columbia. 1976, United States. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia Circuit, United States. Tax Court, United States.

Supreme Court and United States. Court of Military Appeals. 1983, Colorado and United States.

Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit. Trial Attorney, Division of Enforcement, United States. Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, D.C., 1973-1978.

Special Counsel, United States. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Washington, D.C., 1978-1979. Counsel, Subcommittee on Environment, Energy and Natural Resources, Committee on Government Operations, United States.

House of Representatives, Washington, D.C., 1979-1980. Attorney, Hall & Evans, Denver, Colorado, 1981-1985. Managing Partner/Founder, Friedman Solomon Bloom & Parrish (and predecessors), Denver Colorado, 1985-1991.

Shareholder, Popham Haik Schnobrich & Kaufman, Ltd., Denver, Colorado, 1991-1993. President and Director, Charles J. Friedman, P.C., Denver, Colorado, 1993—, Securities Arbitrator, Rocky Mountain Region, 1994-1996. Member: The District of Columbia Bar.

Denver, Colorado (Member, Corporate and Securities Law Committee. International Law Committee) and American (Member: Federal Regulation of Securities Committee, Section of Business Law, 1982—. International Law) Bar Associations.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Enterprise Forum of Colorado (Vice Chairman, 1985-1986. Chairman, 1986-1988, 1993—). Inter-Pacific Bar Association.

Inter-American Bar Association. American Society of Corporate Secretaries. Colorado Association of Corporate Counsel.


Chairman Massachusetts Institute of Technology Enterprise Forum of Colorado, 1986-1988, chairman emeritus, since 1988. Active Jewish Family Service. Member American Bar Association (federal regulation of securities committee, section corporations, banking and business law), Federal Bar Association, Colorado Bar Association (international law committee, corporation and securities law committee, elderly law committee, gaming, entertainment and sports forum), District of Columbia Bar Association, Denver Bar Association, Inter-Pacific Bar Association, American Society Corporation Secretaries, Association Securities and Exchange Commission Alumni, Inc., International Business Association of the Rockies, Rocky Mountain Harvard Club (vice president 1982-1989), Rocky Mountain New York University Law Club, Japan American Society of Colorado, Australian-American Chamber of Commerce, German-American Chamber of Commerce.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: classical music, collecting art.