Bart S. Fisher is the Managing Partner of the Law Office of Bart S. Fisher in Washington, D.C., and a member of the District of Columbia bar. From 1972 through April, 1994, he practiced law with Patton Boggs LLP in Washington, D.C., where he was a partner as of January 1, 1978. He has also been a partner at Arent Fox Kintner Plotkin & Kahn (1994-1995), and Of Counsel with Porter, Wright, Morris & Arthur (1996-2001), Bryan Cave (2002) and Dorsey & Whitney (2003-2004).
He attended Harvard Law School (J.D. 1972), The Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies in Washington, D.C. and Bologna, Italy (M.A. 1967 and Ph.D. 1970), and Washington University (B.A. 1963). He was elected to Phi Beta Kappa at Washington University and awarded The Brookings Institution Fellowship in 1968.
He was a participating member of the International Trade Working Group of the President’s Council on Year 2000 Conversion.
He is Chairman of the Give Life Foundation and a Member, Board of Directors, Foundation for America's Blood Centers. He has served as President of the Aplastic Anemia and MDS International Foundation, which he founded in 1983. He is Co-Founder of the International Biofuels Association.
He is Chairman of the Give Life Foundation, a member of the Board of Directors of the Aplastic Anemia a & MDS International Foundation, which he founded in 1983, and a member of the Board of Directors of the Osgood Center for International Studies.
Dr. Fisher is listed in Who’s Who in the World, Who’s Who in American Law, and Who’s Who in America.
Foreign Policy Studies Program, Brookings Institution, 1968, 1969. Adjunct Professor: Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies, 1988—; Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, 1973-1987, 1997. Senior Lecturer in International Transactions, George Mason University, 1990 and 1993. Member, Board of Governors, International Practice Section, Virginia State Bar. Litigated Cases: U.S. International Trade Commission on Automobile Imports (1980); Canned Mushrooms (1982, 1983, 2000); Fresh Garlic from China; U.S. Department of Commerce Cases on Wax Candle Imports from China (2000). Member: International and American Bar Associations; American Society of International Law.