Phone: 813 254-2637
Email: Lauren Frieder ›
Lauren Frieder is a Trial Attorney specializing in Real Estate Law, Personal Injury Litigation, and Business Litigation. Lauren Frieder attributes her success as a Trial Attorney to three things: her empathy and understanding of what it is like to be in her clients’ shoes; her educational background and prior business experience; and her relationships with judges, attorneys, and various other significant people in the legal industry and Tampa Bay community.
Ms. Frieder started her legal career primarily focusing on personal injury litigation because of her passion to help others. Her background representing injured victims and their families in cases involving wrongful death, automobile crashes, nursing home negligence and many other injury cases allowed her to utilize the knowledge gained from fighting against the insurance companies into other fields of law that she is also passionate about – business and real estate.
Lauren Frieder worked in the tv and radio industry in Cleveland, Ohio. She was also the owner and president of operations for Paris’ Café in Madeira Beach, Florida. Ms. Frieder has extensive knowledge and experience on how to pick the right jury to win her clients’ cases. This background coupled with a Bachelor’s in Psychology from Ohio Northern University, Broadcasting Degree, Master’s in Business Administration, and a Master’s of Science in Marketing from the University of Tampa, has led Ms. Frieder to handle thousands of cases and successfully recover millions of dollars for her clients.
Lauren Frieder graduated Magna Cum Laude and in the top 7% of her class from Western Michigan University-Cooley Law School. While attending law school, Ms. Frieder served as a Grade Appeals Magistrate, Teaching Assistant for Appellate Advocacy, Law Review Editor, Moot Court Board President & Chief Justice, Governor for Florida Bar Young Lawyers/Law Student Division, and as a Peer Mentor & Tutor for first year law students.
Lauren Frieder received several awards during law school including Book Awards for Scholarly Writing and Personal & Professional Responsibility. Book Awards are given to the student who receives the highest grade in the class. Ms. Frieder also received the Dux Award, the most prestigious award that can be received in law school.
While in law school, Ms. Frieder wrote a Thesis on the Ambiguity of Florida’s Medical Marijuana Bill. Her thesis was published in four medical & law journals & was the top 10 most downloaded paper on the Social Science Research Network in various legal areas during the November 2014 election.
After passing the Florida Bar, Lauren Frieder also served as an instructor for the Florida Bar Exam Distinction Course at Western Michigan University-Cooley Law School.
Active in her community, Ms. Frieder supports nonprofit organizations such as the American Heart Association, Ronald McDonald House Charities, the Wounded Warrior Project, and the Human Society of Pinellas. Ms. Frieder has spoken at various events about the hidden truth of domestic violence and defamation.
Lauren Frieder is a member of the Florida Justice Association which is regarded as the premier trial lawyer organization for the State of Florida. She is also a member of the elite Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers Association. The Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers Association is a non-profit organization of lawyers that are dedicated to upholding and defending the Constitution of the United States and the State of Florida through active participation in the development of legislation, as well as, vigilantly pursuing wrongdoers in a court of law regardless of their corporate, government, association or individual status. Additionally, Ms. Frieder is a member of the Florida Bar Association, American Bar Association, and Hillsborough County Bar Association.
Amongst many other accomplishments, Ms. Frieder is honored to be awarded alongside her mentor, Frank Miranda, as Tampa’s Real Estate Litigators of the Year 2017 by Legal Elite and Most Outstanding in Civil Litigation – Tampa Bay by AI 2018 Global Excellence Awards.
Lauren Frieder is licensed to practice in the State of Florida, the Federal Middle District of Florida, and the Federal 11th Circuit Court of Appeals.