Karl Friedman Addresses Symposium on the Role of the Jewish Community in Civil Rights Movement
Sirote & Permutt attorney Karl B. Friedman spoke at a symposium about the “Role of the Jewish Community in the Civil Rights Movement” on Nov. 1, 2013, at the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham, Ala. Friedman is called upon frequently to educate the community on civil rights efforts, laws, and the 1950s and 1960s when its struggles led to street warfare.
Friedman is a senior member of Sirote & Permutt and is involved in structuring financial, real estate, personal property and other types of funding transactions, as well as estate planning and administration. He previously served as an organizing director of the American National Bank of Birmingham and as a special assistant to the Attorney General of Alabama. The Martindale Hubbell A-V rated attorney is a Fellow of the Birmingham Bar Foundation.