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Over thirty years of diverse legal and business experience, including business & real estate transactions, prosecution of white-collar crime, civil litigation, and the development of training programs for lawyers, judges and prosecutors in Central Asia.  Knowledge of U. S. regulatory matters, including Immigration & Customs laws, copyright, trademark and computer law, as well as experience in the private practice of law and as Executive Vice President and General Counsel for an international corporation.

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Languages spoken: Spanish, Russian

Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Immigration: 80%
    40 years, 1 thousand cases
  2. Real Estate: 5%
    30 years, 200 cases
  3. Contracts: 5%
    30 years, 300 cases
  4. Construction: 5%
    30 years, 50 cases
  5. Other: 5%
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Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250-300/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

619 Main Street, Po Box 4865
Frisco, CO, 80443-4865

P O Box 4865
Frisco, CO, 80443-4865

619 Main St Po Box 4865
Frisco, CO, 804434865

P O Box 4865
619 Main St.
Frisco, CO, 80443-4865

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Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
COActive199801/07/2016
NJActive197609/10/2015
PARetired198712/01/2015
CAInactive198511/19/2015
DCInactive 197811/29/2015
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Paul Harris FellowRotary International2008
Magna Cum LaudeAmerican University1976
Magna Cum LaudeBoston University1973
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Office of Eric A. Fisher, LLC1999 - 2010
AttorneySperberg & Associates,LLC1998 - 1999
Director of Legal Reform ProjectsOverseas Strategic Consulting, Ltd.1996 - 1998
General CounselMGL Corporation1990 - 1996
ownerEchelon Associates1989 - 1993
PartnerCOZEN O'CONNOR1986 - 1989
AUSAU.S. Department of Justice, N. Dist of CA1981 - 1986
Trial AttorneyUnited States Dept. of Justice, Criminal Division1978 - 1981
Staff AttorneyU. S. Dept. of Justice, Board of Immigration Appeals1976 - 1978
law student internThe Presidential Clemency Board1975 - 1975
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Rotary Club of Summit CountyPast President2009 - 2010
Continental Divide Bar Associationpast vice-president2006 - 2008
Colorado Mountain CollegeAdjunct Faculty2005 - Present
American Immigration Lawyers Associationmember1999 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Dong Sik Kwon v. INSEn Banc reversed panel and affirmed BIA
Tashnizi v. Immigration and Naturalization ServiceCourt affirmed order of deportation
Hamid v. Immigration and Naturalization ServiceCourt affirmed BIA's denial of motion to reopen
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
San Francisco Barrister Law JournalA Prosector's View of the Export Administration Act1984
American University Law ReviewCommunity Courts: An Alternative to Conventional Criminal Adjudication1975
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
American University, Washington College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1976
Boston UniversitySoviet & E. European StudiesBA1973
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Rotary Club MeetingUnderstanding the Stans2006
Russian-American Chamber of CommerceDoing Business in Russia1995