Stanley E. Fisher

Professorial Lecturer in Law


2000 H Street, NW Washington DC 20052

Stan Fisher is partner at Williams & Connolly. As a trial lawyer and counselor, Mr. Fisher focuses his practice primarily on issues that affect technology companies in the biopharmaceutical, chemical, diagnostic, mechanical, and electronic sectors. Mr. Fisher has tried cases on behalf of many of the world’s largest biopharma, medical device, and high technology companies in litigation involving patent, FDA, and antitrust disputes and issues, as well as matters involving contracts, licensing, and business torts. He also has an active practice litigating trade secrets, trademarks, and copyrights. Mr. Fisher is a recent Past President of the Giles S. Rich American Inn of Court, the Intellectual Property Inn of Court in Washington, DC, generally affiliated with the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Mr. Fisher received a BS in molecular biophysics and biochemistry from Yale College in 1997 and a JD from the George Washington University Law School in 2004, where he graduated with Highest Honors and served as Editor-in-Chief of The George Washington Law Review. He joined Williams & Connolly in March 2006 after clerking for Judge Richard Linn at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Mr. Fisher is a current member of Williams & Connolly’s Budget Committee and former member of the Hiring Committee.

Chemical & Biotech Patent Law

BS, Yale College; JD, George Washington University