James H. Fisher II is a Partner in HBS Atlanta office. He chairs both the HBS Construction Practice Group and Property/SIU Practice Group.
A native of Idaho Falls, Idaho, Mr. Fisher received his Juris Doctor from the Emory University School of Law in 1976.
Mr. Fisher’s statewide practice is devoted to providing solutions related to litigation, regulation, and issues arising out of the frequently interrelated areas of construction, transportation and insurance.
Whether it is a catastrophic injury, complex insurance coverage issue, construction dispute, or transportation incident, Mr. Fisher has tried and mediated many such cases in both state and federal courts for more than 30 years throughout the state of Georgia. He is also a member of the American Bar Association and Defense Research Institute.
Mr. Fisher is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, and was named to the ALM and Martindale-Hubbell Top Rated Lawyers in Construction Law list in 2013. He frequently speaks on issues related to litigation and insurance law.
As chair of the Property/SIU Practice Group at HBS, Mr. Fisher has concentrated his practice in this area for more than 30 years. He handles arson, fraud and suicide claims for property and casualty, and life insurance carriers nationwide. He has tried and arbitrated numerous cases in this area in both state and federal courts. Mr. Fisher is a frequent speaker around the state and country on these issues.