Lane J. Fisher

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Franchise & Dealership Attorney in Philadelphia, PA

FisherZucker, LLC
 | 21 South 21st Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-825-3100
Fax: 215-825-3101
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2004 - 2014, 2017 - 2019
Licensed Since: 1989
Practice Areas:
  • Franchise/Dealership (70%),
  • Business Litigation (20%),
  • Mergers & Acquisitions (10%)
Attorney Profile

Handling matters of franchise law for those in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Lane J. Fisher brings 28 years of experience to FisherZucker LLC. Mr. Fisher currently handles complex franchise litigation and business transactions for more than 500 franchise brands and has worked on and chaired the following sections of the International Franchise Association: the supplier forum, the legal symposium task force, the membership committee, the board of directors, the research committee and the multi-unit franchisee task force.                                  

A graduate of George Washington University, where he earned a Master of Business Administration in international business and a Bachelor of Business Administration in finance, Mr. Fisher also obtained a Juris Doctor from the Washington College of Law at American University. He is a regular contributor and commentator for programs such as the Franchise Law Journal, Franchise Update, Franchise Times, The Franchise Lawyers, CNN-fn, CN8 and INC. magazine.

Mr. Fisher is admitted to practice in the United States Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, the Supreme Court of New Jersey, the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

Named a leader in the field by Chambers USA 2013, Mr. Fisher is also a member of the forum committee on franchising within the American Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the franchise law committee of the New Jersey Bar Association and the Philadelphia Bar Association’s franchise law committee.

 
Practice Areas
Lawyer Practice Area Pie Chart

Franchise/Dealership (70%)

Business Litigation (20%)

Mergers & Acquisitions (10%)

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Selected to Super Lawyers for 14 yearsbottom-image

Super Lawyers: 2004 - 2014, 2017 - 2019

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About Lane Fisher

Admitted: 1989, Pennsylvania

Professional Webpage: https://fisherzucker.com/our-practice/our-attorneys/lane-fis...

Honors/Awards:

  • Pennsylvania SuperLawyers in the field of Franchise and Distribution, 2004
  • Named one of 20 to Watch in the coming year, Franchise Times Magazine, 2007
  • Named an “Awesome Attorney”, in the  field of Intellectual Property, Suburban Life Magazine, September 26, 2011 edition
  • Recognized as “Legal Eagles”, 2001-Present
  • Who's Who Legal's 2012 Franchise Edition
  • Listed as a "Leader in the Field", Chambers USA, 2013

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1990
  • New Jersey Bar Association, Franchise Law Committee, Member
  • Philadelphia Bar Association, Franchise Law Committee, Member
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association, Member
  • American Bar Association, Forum Committee on Franchising, Member
  • United States Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, 2007
  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, 1989
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey, 1990
  • Supreme Court of New Jersey, 1990
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania, 2006
  • New Jersey
  • Pennsylvania

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • International Franchise Association, Past Chair of the Supplier Forum, 2005 – 2006
  • International Franchise Association, Chair, Legal Symposium Task Force, 2006 – 2009
  • International Franchise Association, Member, Board of Directors, 2005 – Present
  • International Franchise Association, Membership Committee Chair, 2006 – Present
  • International Franchise Association, Research Committee, 2008 – Present
  • International Franchise Association, Multi Unit Franchisee Task Force, 2008 – Present

Educational Background:

  • George Washington University, B.B.A. in finance, 1985
  • George Washington University, M.B.A. in international business, 1986
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Website - FisherZucker
Office Location for Lane J. Fisher

21 South 21st Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Phone: 215-825-3100

Fax: 215-825-3101

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Last Updated: 12/18/2018

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