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Ross H. Fishman

Ross H. Fishman

Practice areas:

Communications & Media

About Me

 



Called “one of the country’s leading experts on law firm marketing” by Lawyers Weekly USA, Ross is known as one of the legal profession’s most innovative marketers, strategists, and website developers. As CEO of Fishman Marketing, Inc., he helps law firms use branding and online marketing techniques to dominate their chosen markets and generate significant revenue.


 


Often hired to overhaul a firm’s message, brand, or website, he is best known for strategic marketing plans, differentiation and positioning; and the development of the profession’s most cutting-edge marketing materials. 


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1985

  1. Communications & Media: 100%
    23 years

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • J Ric Gass

    First things first: Legal marketing is spelled Ross Fishman. There is no one who understands lawyer marketing better than Ross. He is a master communicator. Whether you need help with your website, your social media presence, advertising of any kind Ross is the person you should be talking to.

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    J Gass Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Fishman Marketing, Inc.

1356 St Johns Ave
Highland Park, IL, 60035-3427

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
ILActive And Authorized To Practice Law198505/14/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Hall of Fame, Midwest ChapterLegal Marketing Association2012
Best of ShowLegal Marketing Association2010
Hall of FameLegal Marketing Association2006
Lifetime Achievement AwardLegal Marketing Association1998
Marketing MastersInc. magazine1996

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Client Service and Marketing PartnerUngaretti & Harris1995 - 1998
Marketing DirectorWinston & Strawn1990 - 1995
Litigation AssociateSchwartz & Freeman1988 - 1990
Litigation AssociatePedersen & Houpt1985 - 1988

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Legal Marketing AssociationChair, ABA Ethics 20/20 Task Force2013 - 2014
Legal Marketing AssociationEducation Committee2009 - 2012
College of Law Practice ManagementFellow2006 - Present
Legal Marketing AssociationVice President1990 - 1991
American Bar AssociationChair, Marketing Legal Services1990 - 1997

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Habush vs. Cannon & DunphyDefense verdict by summary judgment

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
ABA Law Practice MagazinePersonal History of Law Firm Marketing2010
ABA Law Practice MagazineWhat Works2009
National Public RadioA Trend Toward the Brief in Law Firm Names2005

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Emory University School of LawN/AJ.D.1985
University of Illinois, Urbana-ChampaignSpeech CommunicationsB.A.1982

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
Breakfast BriefingsClient Development - How to Become a Rainmaker2014
Lawyers Associated Worldwide annual meeting, Rio de JaneiroNiche Marketing, Branding, and Social Media2012
Beyond the BarClient Service and Marketing2012
Annual Managing Partners DinnerWhy your Marketing isn't generating revenue. And how it can.2012
"Ross Fishman Speaks," LFMP, New YorkStrategy, Marketing, and PR2012
LMA national conference 2011Just JDs, co-chair2011
LMA national conferenceQuickStart, full-day pre-conference program2009
International Lawyers Network, annual conference, IstanbulNiche Marketing and Branding2009