Paul L. Friedman is a US District Court Judge in Washington DC.
Friedman graduated from Cornell University in 1965 and the State University of New York School of Law, Buffalo in 1968. At Cornell, he was president of the Quill and Dagger society and a member of Zeta Beta Tau.
Friedman worked as a law clerk, following graduation. He worked for White & Case from 1976 until 1994 when he became a US District Court Judge.