Funds Talk: September 2015
Kramer Levin Wins First Circuit Appeal Declaring Puerto Rico’s Restructuring Act Unconstitutional
Charlotte Moses Fischman, an accomplished litigator with extensive experience in commercial litigation and arbitration, serves as Kramer Levin’s General Counsel.Ms. Fischman regularly consults on ethics and professional responsibility. She served for many years as a member of the Departmental Disciplinary Committee for the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court, First Judicial Department, and now acts as Special Counsel on its Policy Committee. She serves on the Commission on Statewide Attorney Discipline of the New York Unified Court System, and previously was a commissioner of the New York State Ethics Commission of the Unified Court System. Ms. Fischman has taught ethics and professional responsibility as an adjunct professor at Columbia Law School.
As a litigator, Ms. Fischman divides her practice between the state and federal courts of New York. Her work on behalf of her clients includes litigation concerning real estate, banking, insurance and bankruptcy, as well as other issues involved in business and commercial litigation. Ms. Fischman also has acted as counsel in commercial arbitrations and now serves as an arbitrator on the American Arbitration Association’s commercial panel.