With extensive litigation experience, Frishman will focus on cases involving personal injury, including wrongful death and catastrophic injuries, as well as significant property damage claims across a wide range of general liability and casualty matters. This includes construction-related accidents, premises liability, unfair business practices and related claims.
Frishman will join one of Tyson & Mendes’ Los Angeles Complex Trial Teams, which is regularly “parachuted in” shortly before trial to successfully triage high-stakes litigation throughout the country.
“Frishman represents his clients with integrity, tenacity and an untiring work ethic,” said Tyson & Mendes Managing Partner Robert Tyson. “His impressive experience and drive for successful results will be a great asset to our firm and our Complex Trial Team.”
Frishman previously served as partner at Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP in Los Angeles as a member of the firm’s general liability practice.
Frishman received his Juris Doctor from Southwestern University School of Law in 1987. He obtained his bachelor’s degree in journalism and business administration from Illinois State University in 1984. Frishman is a member of the California State Bar and has served as counsel in various other states on a Pro Hac Vice basis.
With 10 offices serving California, New York, Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, Washington, New Jersey, Connecticut, Utah, Oregon, and Florida, Tyson & Mendes is one of the country’s fastest growing civil defense firms. The firm, which experienced a 60% increase in attorneys last year, now has more than 150 lawyers and almost 300 total employees. For more information or to view career opportunities visit www.tysonmendes.com.
About Tyson & Mendes LLP
Headquartered in San Diego with offices throughout the country, Tyson & Mendes LLP is an AV-rated litigation firm specializing in insurance defense. Firm principals Robert Tyson and Patrick Mendes, seasoned trial attorneys who collectively have a nearly 50-year background, have grown the firm to more than 150 attorneys defending corporations, insurance companies, and their clients in civil litigation matters throughout California, Arizona, Colorado, Nevada, Washington, Florida and New York. The firm is most widely recognized for winning the landmark Howell v. Hamilton Meats California Supreme Court case on the “billed vs. paid” medical damages issue, which forever changed the state’s litigation landscape by significantly impacting the damages a plaintiff may recover. Visit www.tysonmendes.com.