Frederick Molod is the founding member of the firm. Fifty years after earning his law degrees, he is still active in the law and in MSD business — whether he is providing direction, reviewing cases or consulting on strategy. At the invitation of the U.S. Federal Court, Southern District of New York, Fred is a specially trained, certified mediator in its compulsory mediation program.
Fred has helped educate MSD's insurance carrier clients by speaking at meetings for claims representatives. He has demonstrated his commitment to educating law students and young lawyers by participating in mock trials at law schools, as well as by lecturing at legal educational seminars. He is also a founding member of The Harmonie Group.
Fred has earned an AV rating from Martindale-Hubbell - the highest peer review rating, based on legal ability and ethical standards. He was born in Brooklyn, New York.
U.S. Supreme Court - 1998
U.S. Court of Military Justice and Immigration Court - circa 1953
U.S. District Court, Eastern and Southern Districts of New York - 1952
New York State Bar - 1951
LL.M., Brooklyn Law School - 1952
LL.B., Brooklyn Law School - 1951
College, Long Island University
American Board of Trial Advocates
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Association of Trial Lawyers of the City of New York
Bar Association of the City of New York
Bronx County Bar Association
Defense Research Institute and Trial Lawyers Association
Federation of Insurance and Corporate Counsel
The Harmonie Group
Jewish Lawyers Guild (former President and Chairman of the Board of Governors)
New York County Lawyers Association
New York State Trial Lawyers Association
New York State Bar Association