Sanford Krieger

Sanford Krieger

  • Of Counsel
  • Corporate
  • New York
  • T:   +1.212.859.8230
  • F:   +1.212.859.4000
Download Vcard

Sanford Krieger is of counsel to the Firm, resident in Fried Frank's New York office.  He joined the Firm in 1973, became a partner in 1977 and of counsel to the Firm in 2009.

Mr. Krieger represents public and private corporations, private equity groups and senior executives in connection with various strategic matters and corporate transactions.  His practice involves mergers and acquisitions, financings, international ventures and entertainment matters. 

Mr. Krieger has significant experience in the private equity and private acquisition arena, through both his work for the Firm, and in his role as General Counsel of AEA Investors LLC, a longstanding private equity client of Fried Frank.  

From 2001 through 2003, he served as a partner in Fried Frank's London Office where he represented both private funds and investors, as well as various public companies and investment banking institutions.

From 1968 to 1971, Mr. Krieger served as Legal Adviser to the Ministries of Public Works and Telecommunications of the Ethiopian Government (US Peace Corps).

Professional Associations

General Counsel, National Foundation for Teaching Entrepeneurship

Director/Trustee, NFTE Endowment

Member, Business Section, International Law Section, American Bar Association

Member, Association of the Bar of the City of New York

Bar Admissions/Licensed Jurisdictions

New York

Practices & Industries


Harvard Law School, JD – 1968
  • cum laude
  • Chairman of the board of student advisers
Cornell University, BA – 1965
  • cum laude
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Earned distinction in all subjects
Attorneys Home