Benjamin Fishman is a litigator who works on complex commercial cases and appeals, as well as criminal matters. Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Fishman served as a law clerk to the Hon. Nicholas G. Garaufis in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York.

Representative Matters

Commercial Litigation
Representing a financial-guaranty insurance company in contract and fraud litigations against investment banks that sponsored and originated residential mortgage-backed securities.

Representing a medical device company in contract and fraud disputes arising out of distribution contracts.

False Advertising
Representing a major pharmaceutical company in a federal court Lanham Act action. Obtained a preliminary injunction that was successfully defended on appeal.

White Collar Defense and Investigations
Representing a retired executive of a major retail company in a Foreign Corrupt Practices Act investigation.

Pro Bono
Representing a death row inmate in Alabama in a post-conviction challenge.


  • U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
  • New York


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