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Experienced Florida Trial Lawyer, Mediator and Arbitrator

Carey M. Fischer

Founder

Email:  fischlaw1@aol.com  |  Phone:  954.524.3553

Areas of practice

  • Business litigation
  • Personal injury
  • Wrongful death

 

  • Professional negligence
  • Mediation
  • Arbitration

Admitted to practice

  • Florida, 1975
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida, 1976
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th and 11th Circuits, 1981
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1986

Awards and honors

Education

  • University of Miami, J.D., 1975
  • Tulane University, B.A., 1972

Professional memberships

  • Broward County Bar Association
    Executive Committee, Young Lawyers Section, 1977 – 1978
    Chairman, Publications Committee, 1979 – 1980
    Co-Chairman, Public Relations Committee, 1988 – 1990
    Co-Chairman, Trial Lawyers Section, 1990 – 1992
    Committee on Judicial Administration Selection and Tenure, 1995 – 1997
    Medical-Legal Committee, 1997 – 2002
    Co-Chair, 1998 – 1999
    Professional Responsibility Committee, 2000 – 2011

Bench and Bar Committee, 2009-2011

  • Federal Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • The Florida Bar
    Committee on Judicial Administration, Selection and Tenure, 1990 – 1994
  • Broward Justice Association (formerly Broward County Trial Lawyers Association)
    Board of Directors, 1984 – present
    Chairman, Case Evaluation Committee, 1986
    Treasurer, 1987 – 1988
    Secretary, 1988 – 1989
    Vice President, 1989 – 1990
    President, 1990 – 1991
  • Fee Arbitration Panel, 17th Judicial Circuit, 1992 – 1994
  • Board of Directors, University of Miami Law Alumni Association, 1991 – 1994
  • Florida Justice Association (formerly Academy of Florida Trial Lawyers)
  • American Association for Justice (formerly The Association of Trial Lawyers of America)
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • President, Fort Lauderdale Chapter, American Board of Trial Advocates, 2010
  • Phi Delta Phi Legal Fraternity
  • Association of South Florida Mediators and Arbitrators
  • Florida Academy of Professional Mediators

Certifications

  • Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil Mediator
  • Qualified Arbitrator

Biography

  • Born and raised in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Resident of South Florida since 1972