Wayne State University, B.A., 1965
Law School Attended:
Boston University School of Law, J.D., 1968
Year of First Admission:
1976, Maine; 1970, Connecticut; 1970, U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut; 1970, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit; 1973, New York; 1974, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York; 1976, U.S. District Court for the District of Maine; 1988, U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit; 2006, Massachusetts; 2007, U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts; 2010, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York; 1993, U.S. Supreme Court
Hobbies & interests:
A native of Detroit, Harold lives in Cape Elizabeth, Maine, with his wife, Mary Mitchell Friedman, an attorney. His daughter Sara, an aspiring singer and actress, is a student at the Tisch School of Performing Arts in New York. Harold has two grown children, Anna, a litigation paralegal in Boston, and Douglas, a former professional hockey player. Harold travels, between trials when he can, to the Tuscan region of Italy. He also enjoys reading about foreign policy, cooking, skiing, fly-fishing and golf.