Raphael A. Friedman

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Raphael joined Sher Tremonte after internships with the U.S. Attorneys’ Offices for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, where he assisted with numerous high-profile criminal cases.

Prior to law school, Raphael worked as a paralegal in a boutique litigation firm concentrating on complex products liability matters. He has authored articles on juvenile sentencing, the First Amendment, and the roles of federal agencies and courts during the COVID-19 pandemic, all of which appeared in prominent law journals.

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Brandeis Association, Judge Moses M. Weinstein Scholarship for academic achievements and community service (2021)

News and Publications

“Roper, Graham, Miller & the MS-13 Juvenile Homicide Cases,” Annual Survey of American Law (forthcoming)

“COVID-19 Is Not the Time for Primary Jurisdiction Doctrine,” Annual Survey of American Law Forum (forthcoming)

“Why This Supreme Court Should Overrule Employment Div. v. Smith,” Canopy Forum (forthcoming)