Eliza P. Friedman


Buffalo Office — 716.853.5100 x281
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Attorney Eliza P. Friedman is an Associate in the Corporate and Securities practice group at Lippes Mathias Wexler Friedman LLP, where she concentrates her practice on the representation of private companies in all stages of the growth cycle, as well as the venture capital firms and strategic investors that finance these companies in debt and equity offerings.  Her experience also includes advising business founders on various issues, including choice of entity, capitalization, and incentive compensation; representing private companies in capital raising and other financing transactions; assisting with company mergers, stock and asset acquisitions and divestitures; and helping to negotiate joint venture agreements and other strategic alliances.  

Ms. Friedman is also a Senior Advisor with Next Gen Advisors LLC, a family business consulting company focused on helping families and their businesses flourish by applying a variety of cutting-edge strategies informed by insights from social neuroscience and positive psychology.

While in law school, Ms. Friedman served as Editor-in-Chief and Executive Articles Editor of the Buffalo Intellectual Property Law Journal


SUNY Buffalo Law School, J.D.
University of Rochester, B.A.

Admitted to Practice

  •  New York
  • Massachusetts

Professional Associations

  • Bar Association of Erie County
  • New York State Bar Association
Honors & Awards

  • 30 Under 30 Award, Buffalo Business First, 2017

Community Involvement

  • PUCCS Charitable Fund Inc., Secretary, Board of Directors
  • Roswell Park Cancer Institute, All-Star Night Committee Member
  • Western New York Women's Foundation, Fall in Fashion Committee Member 
  • Carly's Club, Summer Splash Committee Member
  • Elmwood Franklin School Alumni Council Member


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