2019 NEWS COVERAGE
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Star Beacon - Former North Kingsville Police Chief Sentenced
December 19, 2019
Nathan Houser, former North Kingsville police chief, has been sentenced to one year of community control, almost a year after he was charged, according to the Ohio Attorney General’s office. "We appreciate the professionalism of the Attorney General’s office in seeking a just and expeditious resolution as well as the thoughtful disposition imposed by the Court,” Friedman said.
December 05, 2019
"It was past 10 p.m. on a weeknight in the summer of 2016 when Friedman Nemecek & Long, L.L.C. Partner Ian Friedman ’97 arrived at the Trumbull County Juvenile Detention Center for a meeting with Bresha Meadows that would change his life."
October 29, 2019
Ian N. Friedman discusses the Cuyahoga County Justice Center project and the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association's exclusion from the steering committee.
October 29, 2019
Cuyahoga County Public Defender Mark Stanton says inmates at the Cuyahoga County jail are denied proper access to their attorneys. Restricted visiting hours, a lack of privacy, over-booked visitation scheduling and time limitations for in-person visits contribute to the problem, Ian Friedman said.
Ohio Metropolitan Bar Journal - The Power of One
Read here to see more on President, Ian Friedman's Inauguration Speech on Friday, June 7th 2019.
Cleveland Jewish News - Ian Friedman Discusses Philosophy, Perspective and More
June 21, 2019
Ian Friedman, managing partner of Friedman Nemecek & Long, L.L.C. in Ohio, discussed his philosophy and perspective as a lawyer in a June 14 interview with the Cleveland Jewish News at his downtown office.
Crain's Cleveland Business - Diversity is Top Priority for New Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association President
June 9, 2019
For the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association's new president, Ian Friedman, the coming year will involve continuing efforts surrounding diversity and inclusion, and putting action behind those words.
Crain's Cleveland Business - CMBA Taps Ian Friedman for Next President
April 23, 2019
Among its next class of officers, the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association has announced that its president for the 2019-2020 year will be Ian Friedman.
April 8, 2019
A Cuyahoga County judge on Monday placed professional boxer Adrien Broner on probation after he pleaded guilty to misdemeanor charges in a June attack of a woman at a downtown Ohio nightclub. Broner’s attorney, Ian Friedman, said in a statement that the two were “very pleased” to put the matter behind him.
Akron Beacon Journal - Former Summit Sheriff’s Lieutenant Accused of Rape Sued by Alleged Victim
March 20, 2019
An Akron woman who has accused a former Summit County sheriff’s lieutenant of sexually assaulting her filed a lawsuit this week against her alleged attacker. Ian Friedman, one of Williamson’s Ohio attorneys, is confident his client will prevail.
The News Gazette - Second Ex-Student Sues UI Over Outcome of Sex-Assault Case
March 8, 2019
Attorney Eric F. Long defends his client's right to due process in a contentious case against the University of Illinois.
Star Beacon - Lawyer for Ex-North Kingsville Chief Vows to Fight
January 29, 2019
The lawyer for the ex-North Kingsville police chief said the former officer has “truth” on his side and plans to fight criminal charges against him. “Mr. Houser is entering a plea of not guilty,” said Ian Friedman, Houser’s lawyer. “The charges will be fought for as long as it takes to have Mr. Houser exonerated.”
January 15, 2019
Ian Friedman and other guests discuss the news that medical marijuana is coming to Ohio. How will this work for doctors, patients, and the state? How will Marijuana be recommended and for whom?
January 10th, 2019
Under Ohio law, drivers are allowed to have a small amount of marijuana (less than 2 ng/ml THC in blood or less than 10 ng/ml THC in urine) in their system and legally operate a car. "Not everyone with marijuana in their system is necessarily operating while intoxicated, particularly if they have a medical marijuana card," said lawyer Ian Friedman.
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