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Michael  S. Fischman


Commercial Arbitration
Contractual Disputes
Partnership Disputes


  • New York University School of Law, J.D.
  • State University of New York at Binghamton, B.A. (Honors)


  • New York
  • US Dist. Ct., SDNY
  • US Dist. Ct., EDNY
Michael S. Fischman
Tel: (212) 841-0580
Fax: (212) 262-5152
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  • Co-lead counsel for estate of founder of importer/distributor of active pharmaceutical ingredients for generic drugs in corporate matters and in lengthy state court bench trial in defense of claims for fraud and breach of shareholder’s agreement.

  • Co-lead counsel for designer licensor in federal jury trial involving a contract and copyright dispute arising from breach of licensing agreement.

  • Counsel for manufacturers and wholesalers of designer women’s and men’s apparel products in various litigations over chargebacks and penalties issued by national retail stores.

  • Counsel to famous men’s wear designer in lawsuit over breach of trademark purchase agreement.

  • Counsel for importer/distributor of active pharmaceutical ingredients company in appeal on claim by former employee/shareholder for breach of employment agreement.

  • Counsel for home furnishing manufacturer in license and copyright litigations in state and federal court.

  • Counsel for estate of purported investor in jewelry business over shareholder agreement.

  • Counsel for former executive of clothing manufacturer in arbitration over stock purchase agreement.

  • Counsel for licensing agents in contract dispute over multi-million license for women’s wear designer trademark in Japan.

  • Co-counsel to policyholder in insurance coverage declaratory judgment action arising from a California natural gas pipeline explosion.

  • Counsel to foreign manufacturer of pharmaceutical product in licensing dispute with United States distributor.