Fried Frank Adds to Real Estate Practice

Fried Frank Adds to Real Estate Practice

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP announced today that David Karnovsky, who has served as general counsel to the New York City Department of City Planning since 1999, will join the Firm in March as a partner in the Real Estate Department. Mr. Karnovsky brings deep experience and expertise in land use, zoning and real estate development to the Firm's practice.

"We are delighted David has agreed to join us, as his unique perspective will complement Fried Frank's well-established real estate practice," said David Greenwald and Valerie Ford Jacob, co-chairs of Fried Frank.

Mr. Karnovsky received his JD from Harvard Law School and his BA from Wesleyan University.

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