Brian Fishman

Philadelphia area criminal defense and personal injury attorney
Contact: 267.758.2228
Law School: Temple University
Jurisdictions: New Jersey


About Brian Fishman
Brian M. Fishman is a trial attorney based in Philadelphia, PA. He is the founder and Managing Partner of The Fishman Firm, LLC. His primary focus is criminal defense. He represents individuals accused of all types of crimes--robbery, burglary, sex offenses, drug charges, firearm offenses, assault, homicide, DUI, violations of PFAs--in Philadelphia, Montgomery, Delaware, Bucks and Chester counties as well as New Jersey and Federal Court. He also handles Personal Injury matters--car accidents, slip & falls, medical malpractice, SEPTA accidents & Civil Rights Violations--excessive force, police brutality, false arrest and malicious prosecution. Brian is licensed to practice in Pennsylvania and New Jersey state court as well as the Eastern District of Pennsylvania Federal Court. He is a member of the Philadelphia and Pennsylvania Bar Associations and the Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. Brian was named a Rising Star in the area of criminal defense through in 2010, 2013 and 2014. Contact him now at 267-758-2228 or for a free consultation. You can also visit his firm website at
Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI & DWI
  • Domestic Violence
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Civil Rights
  • Family Law
Additional Practice Areas
  • Car Accidents
  • Credit Cards Accepted
    • Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express
  • Contingent Fees
    • In personal injury matters, you do not pay anything unless a financial recovery is made.
  • Free Consultation
    • Generally flat fees for criminal cases with a retainer fee.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
New Jersey
Professional Experience
Owner/Attorney, The Fishman Firm, LLC
Owner of boutique criminal defense firm representing individuals charged with all criminal offenses in Philadelphia and the surrounding counties. Represent those charged with narcotics offenses, rape, robbery, burglary, sex offenses, possession of a firearm, DUI, DWI, theft, forgery, fraud, assault, attempted murder, homicide, possession with intent to deliver, conspiracy and all other criminal charges. Handle every aspect of a criminal matter from arraignment, preliminary hearing, bail reduction, Nebbia hearing, motion to quash, motion to suppress, motion in limine, pre-trial motions, trial before judge or jury, post-verdict motion, post-sentence motion, direct appeal, petition for allowance of appeal to Pennsylvania Supreme Court and PCRA (Post-Conviction Relief Act) Petition.
Associate Attorney, David S. Nenner & Associates
Represented individuals charged with criminal offenses in Philadelphia, Montgomery, Delaware, Bucks and Chester Counties. Represented those injured due to the negligence of others due to car accidents and premise liability actions.
Assistant District Attorney, Philadelphia District Attorney's Office
Temple UniversityJ.D.Law
Honors: Graduated Cum Laude
Activities: Editor on Temple Law Review
Cornell UniversityB.A.Psychology
Honors: Graduated with Distinction in All Subjects
Professional Activities
Member Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers 2011-Current
Member Philadelphia Bar Association 2005-Current
Member Pennsylvania Bar Association 2005-Current
Professional Associations
Member, Pennsylvania Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
Member, Philadelphia Bar Association
Attorney, Pennsylvania State Bar
Attorney, New Jersey State Bar


Website: Website



211 North 13th Street
Suite 801
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Telephone: 267.758.2228
Cell: 610.246.6611
Fax: 215.755.9100