John E. Friberg, Sr.

John E. Friberg, Sr.: Attorney with Wadleigh, Starr & Peters, P.L.L.C. AV stamp icon


Jack’s practice focuses in the areas of defense of professional liability, medical malpractice and product liability claims, as well as environmental and general liability defense. Jack has represented national manufacturers and companies as both state and New England regional counsel in the defense of products liability claims, and has lectured on medical malpractice to hospitals and medical groups throughout the State of New Hampshire.


•AV rated, Martindale Hubbell
•Best Lawyers in America, 1983-2018
•Best Lawyers in America, 2014 Lawyer of the Year - Personal Injury Litigation Defendants - Manchester
•Best Lawyers in America, 2011 Lawyer of the Year - Medical Malpractice Law - Manchester
•New England Super Lawyers, 2007-2014
•fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers

American College of Trial Lawyers.

Areas of Practice (2)

  • Medical Malpractice and Healthcare Liability
  • Professional Liability Defense

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(603) 206-7212  Phone
University Attended:
Colby College, B.A., 1964
Law School Attended:
Boston University, J.D., cum laude, 1967
Year of First Admission:
1967, New Hampshire and Massachusetts


•New Hampshire Bar Association
•American Bar Association
•Defense Research Institute
•American College of Trial Lawyers
•The Federation of Insurance Counsel

Capt., USAF, JAG, 1967-1970
Birth Information:
Boston, Massachusetts, May 12, 1942

Peer Reviews

  • 5.0/5.0
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Manchester, New Hampshire

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