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The Political Life - from campaigns to capitols and everywhere in between. A show about the people whose lives are immersed in the political world, and how they got there. Politicians, lobbyists, pollsters, and business people. If they're on the show, they're living the political life.

Hosted by Jim O'Brien, The Political Life introduces you to the personalities and "day in the life" experiences of some of the most interesting and dynamic individuals in the field. 

Jul 13, 2020

Ken Friedman is the Vice President, Legal and Government Affairs at LegalZoom. LegalZoom is one of those companies that almost needs no introduction - it's the nation's leading provider of personalized, online legal solutions and legal documents for small businesses and families. 

  • Ken attended UC San Diego, where he earned his B.A. in political science and communications;
  • He then went on to earn his J.D. at USC Gould School of Law;
  • After law school, Ken spent nine years working for Sidley Austin, LLP in the firm's litigation group, where he handled consumer class action defense, products liability, unfair competition and business practices, breach of contract, and other matters;
  • Ken then moved on to LegalZoom, where his areas of responsibility includeareas of responsibility include risk management, government relations, corporate transactions, litigation, intellectual property, employment issues, crisis communications, advertising review, and corporate regulatory compliance.

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