Eric R. Fischer

Eric Fischer, a partner in Goodwin Procter’s Financial Institutions Group, focuses on bank regulatory matters, including issues concerning bank corporate governance, director and officer liability, mergers and acquisitions of financial institutions, the bank regulatory process, banking operations and security matters, bank risk management and safety, soundness and examination matters, and financial institution formation and reorganization transactions.

Eric Fischer, a partner in Goodwin Procter’s Financial Institutions Group, focuses on bank regulatory matters, including issues concerning bank corporate governance, director and officer liability, mergers and acquisitions of financial institutions, the bank regulatory process, banking operations and security matters, bank risk management and safety, soundness and examination matters, and financial institution formation and reorganization transactions.
Mr. Fischer is a recognized leader in his field, having previously served as chair of the ABA’s Banking Law Committee’s Task Force on Bank Directors and chair of the Banking and Financial Services Law Committee of the Boston Bar Association. He is annually recognized in the Banking & Finance: Corporate & Regulatory category by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business and is a recipient of the “Distinguished Legal Scholar Award,” presented jointly by the Boston Bar Association and the Boston University School of Law.

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Areas of Practice 1) Banking
Law School Boston University School of Law (J.D., 1971)
Education University of Pennsylvania (B.A., 1967)
Most recent firm Goodwin Procter LLP
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