Harry Frischer

Lead Counsel

Harry Frischer joined Children’s Rights as lead counsel in 2016 after 36 years in private practice. He had served as a litigation partner at Proskauer Rose LLP since 2003, where he guided clients through complex litigations, arbitrations, regulatory investigations and enforcement proceedings, mostly involving the financial services industry. Mr. Frischer has tried cases in federal and state courts and has conducted arbitrations before the Financial Industry Regularty Authority, the American Arbitration Association and other arbitration forums, and has argued appeals in the United States Circuit Court of Appeals and state appellate courts.

Mr. Frischer holds a B.S. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a J.D. from Columbia Law School. A passionate advocate for children, he served on the board of New York City’s Court Appointed Special Advocates for more than a decade, including four years as chairman.