Appellate Group

Whether you are seeking to reverse an adverse judgment, or to defend a favorable judgment, Fishman Haygood’s appellate lawyers understand that the most important ruling in your case will be the last one. We handle appeals for both plaintiffs and defendants in civil litigation across many subject matters, in review of administrative proceedings, and, as […]

Bankruptcy and Restructuring

Led by William Patrick and Tristan Manthey, the firm’s Restructuring and Bankruptcy team provides innovative solutions to enhance value and minimize costs and risks for our clients. The team’s restructuring engagements have received national recognition from various organizations. Our lawyers have a deep understanding of the business dynamics involved in finance and restructuring and our […]


Our strength is that we are not only experienced trial lawyers but are also proficient with the technical and scientific analyses upon which complex construction litigation often turn. Our practice includes all aspects of construction litigation, including: Contract disputes Bid protests Defective design Defective materials and equipment Environmental hazards E&O claims and defense Insurance coverage […]

International Arbitration

Fishman Haygood has built upon its decades of experience representing claimants in domestic commercial arbitration to expand our practice into international arbitration. While continuing to provide representation in commercial arbitrations, our expansion into cross-border disputes also includes investor-state arbitrations. These international arbitrations proceed before a variety of fora, including: The International Chamber of Commerce The […]

Consumer Class Action Defense

Led by Lori Mince, our consumer class action litigation team has successfully defeated multiple putative consumer class actions through carefully crafted litigation strategies. Most recently, our team successfully defended a national equipment rental company against a class action seeking significant damages arising from Loss Damage Waiver and Environmental charges.  The team’s aggressive litigation strategy began […]

Corporate Governance

Fishman Haygood’s corporate governance lawyers serve as experienced advisors to corporate, non-profit, governmental and other organizational clients, often in crisis management and other high-risk situations. The team counsels on regulation, shareholder engagement, stakeholder and public communications, government relations, and best practices.  Our lawyers are known for combining their considered judgment and depth of legal knowledge, […]