Tom Friedrichsen


  • location icon Minneapolis, MN
    Wells Fargo Center
    90 S 7th Street, Suite 2800
    Minneapolis, MN 55402

Tom Friedrichsen is an associate in the Minneapolis office of Lewis Brisbois and a member of the Products Liability and Toxic Tort & Environmental Litigation Practices. 

Prior to joining Lewis Brisbois, Tom practiced at a nationally recognized law firm where he focused on mass tort and toxic tort litigation and products liability. Tom also gained valuable experience in commercial real estate transactions wherein he advised businesses on contract and commercial disputes. Tom's diverse background helped develop the skills necessary to identify the unique nuances and needs that clients require and deserve. 

Prior to, and during law school, Tom gained extensive experience through his employment and subsequent clerkship at a notable Twin Cities law firm wherein he researched and wrote on a variety of legal issues and assisted with various litigation processes. 

In his free time, Tom enjoys traveling, reading, running, and reliving his days as a former sous chef.


  • Contributing author, Canadian Defence Lawyers (CDL), "Opioid Litigation in the United States: Status of the MDL and Insurance Coverage Issues", 14th Annual Insurance Coverage Symposium (February 2020)
  • Contributing author, Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC), Civility with Opposing Counsel: "How Ethics Rules Help Promote Respect and the Administration of Justice", Annual Meeting (2018)
  • Contributor, Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC), "Mary Jane’s Last Dance: Smoking Out Marijuana Coverage Issues", Annual Meeting (July 2016)


  • State Bar Admissions
    • Minnesota
  • United States District Courts
    • United States District Court for the District of Minnesota


  • Minnesota, 2020
  • U.S. District Court, District of Minnesota, 2021

Awards & Honors

University of St. Thomas School of Law

  • Dean's Award in Consumer Law, 2020
  • Dean's Scholarship Recipient

Editor of the Adelphia Law Journal, Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity

University of St. Thomas

  • Honors Student
  • Student Government Senior Partner
  • President of the Ultimate Frisbee Club


University of St. Thomas School of Law

Juris Doctor, 2020

University of St. Thomas

Bachelor of Science in Political Science and Economics, magna cum laude, 2015

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