Jennifer Briggs Fisher: Lawyer with Duane Morris LLP

Jennifer Briggs Fisher

Associate
San Francisco,  CA  U.S.A.
Phone415 957 3226

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Practice Areas

  • Trial Practice
     
    Contact InfoTelephone: 415 957 3226
    Fax: 415 276 6362
    http://www.duanemorris.com/attorneys/jenniferbriggsfisher.html
     
    University Boston College, B.A., magna cum laude, 1999
     
    Law SchoolBoston College Law School, J.D., 2005
     
    Admitted2005, California; U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California; U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California; U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California; U.S. District Court for the Central District of California; U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
     
    Memberships 

    Professional Activities

    •American Bar Association
    - White Collar Crime Committee
    - Young Lawyers Division
    •State Bar of California
    •San Francisco Bar Association

     
    Biography

    Jennifer Briggs Fisherpractices in the areas of white-collar criminal defense, internal corporate investigations, regulatory compliance and complex litigation. Ms. Fisher has represented corporations and individuals in both criminal and civil proceedings, including those involving antitrust offenses, environmental violations, fraudulent practices, government contract disputes and other regulatory investigations. She has experience representing clients as both witnesses and targets in complex government investigations, including preparing clients for interviews and grand jury testimony and responding to grand jury subpoenas for documents and information. Ms. Fisher has also been involved in financial markets litigation involving institutional investors and global investment banking matters. She has written on the subject of the Dodd- Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.

    Ms. Fisher is active in pro bono matters and has served as the Pro Bono Coordinator for the firm's San Francisco office. In 2011, Ms. Fisher received the Outstanding Pro Bono Service Award from the United States District Court for the Northern District of California and the Bar Association of San Francisco Volunteer Legal Services Program. She has also served on the Leadership Council of the Bar Association of San Francisco Volunteer Legal Services Program.

    Prior to entering law school, Ms. Fisher worked on Capitol Hill as a Legislative Assistant to Congressman Adam Schiff and was the Deputy Finance Director for the congressman's 2000 election campaign. While in Washington, D.C., Ms. Fisher also worked in the office of Congresswoman Ellen Tauscher.

    Ms. Fisher is a 2005 graduate of Boston College Law School and amagna cum laudegraduate of Boston College. During law school, Ms. Fisher studied at King's College London and worked as a legal research assistant for a British law reform and human rights organization.

    Experience

    •Duane Morris LLP
    - Associate, 2006-present
    •Hancock Rothert & Bunshoft LLP
    - Associate, 2005

    Accolades

    •Listed in Super Lawyers Northern California Rising Stars, 2013 and 2014

    Selected Publications

    •Co-author, Dodd-Frank Act Update: SEC Proposes Rules Applicable to Investment Advisers,Duane Morris Alert, December 6, 2010
    •Co-author, U.S. Financial Reform: Registration of Advisors to Private Investment Funds and Pools, and of Small Advisory Firms,Duane Morris Alert, August 24, 2010
    •Co-author, E-Discovery's Foreign Intrigue,San Francisco Daily Journal, March 24, 2009

    Selected Speaking Engagements

    •Panelist, White Collar Criminal Law Practice, Duane Morris Annual Retreat, Boca Raton, Florida, October 2012
    •Speaker, Internal Investigations: A Step-by-Step Approach, Duane Morris, San Francisco, July 18, 2012

     
    Reported CasesRepresentative Matters; Counsel to president of publicly-held company in investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice and the Securities and Exchange Commission regarding allegations of overbilling and fraud in federally funded program; Counsel to foreign executives of a U.S. corporation in U.S. Department of Justice investigation regarding overseas payments implicating the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA); Counsel to officer of major Chinese corporation in U.S. Department of Justice investigation regarding violations of the Economic Espionage Act; Counsel to international corporations in U.S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division investigation and parallel multi-district civil litigation regarding alleged price-fixing in liquid crystal display (LCD) market; Counsel to executive in investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division regarding alleged price-fixing and market manipulation in the international optical-disk drive market; Counsel to a real estate investor in a criminal bid-rigging investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice, Antitrust Division of the foreclosure auction markets; Counsel to executive in investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice regarding failure to report income; Counsel to national construction firm in investigation by the U.S. Department of Justice and the Environmental Protection Agency regarding alleged Clean Water Act violations; Counsel to numerous employees at biotechnology company in investigation of Food & Drug Act violations by the U.S. Department of Justice and parallel False Claims Act case; Counsel to employees and executives at agricultural producer in investigation of Food & Drug Act violations by the U.S. Department of Justice; Counsel to victim of extortion in restitution proceedings under the Mandatory Victims Restitution Act; Counsel to U.S. subsidiary of international corporation in civil RICO litigation brought by municipality.County of Marin v. Deloitte Consulting LLP, 836 F.Supp.2d 1030 (N.D. Cal. 2011); Counsel to digital rights management company in fraud litigation brought by international corporation.Micromedia B.V. v. ByteShield, Inc., 2011 WL 5573345 (N.D. Cal. 2011); Counsel to world's largest air cargo developer in lawsuit against the City and County of San Francisco arising from planned quarter-billion dollar air cargo facility at SFO, resulting in a unanimous jury verdict; Counsel to pro bono client through the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights Second Chances Clinic in expungement proceedings, resulting in an order granting a motion to dismiss the conviction.
     
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    Office Information

    Jennifer Briggs Fisher

    One Market Plaza, Suite 2200
    San FranciscoCA 94105-1127




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