A. Robert Fischer - Jackson Lewis P.C.

A. Robert Fischer

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 512-362-7100

Rob Fischer is a Shareholder in the Austin, Texas offices of Jackson Lewis P.C. Mr. Fischer is a 1983 graduate of The University of Texas School of Law. He is listed in The Best Lawyers in America and in the Chambers USA Guide to America's Best Lawyers for Business, and has the highest (AV) Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating. Mr. Fischer served for more than a decade as the national co-chair of Jackson Lewis’ Non-Competes and Protection Against Unfair Competition Practice Group.

Mr. Fischer has litigated cases around the country in state, federal, bankruptcy and appellate courts, and before arbitration tribunals. 

His experience with non-compete litigation includes handling cases in fourteen states, including the representation of employers in the enforcement of non-competes with virtually world-wide scope in a number of cases. 

Mr. Fischer's work for hedge funds and other financial services firms includes defending against portfolio managers' claims for equity and bonuses, litigating non-compete and other post-employment restrictions, and drafting a variety of employment and compensation agreements.

The University of Texas School of Law J.D. 1983The University of Texas at El PasoBBA 1980
ZACH TheatreAssociation for Corporate GrowthAustin Bar Association

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • 1st Circuit Court of Appeals
  • 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals
  • 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals
  • 5th Circuit Court of Appeals

Office Location

816 Congress Avenue, Suite 1530
Austin, TX 78701
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Employment Law - Management of the Austin Metro Area2013 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Labor and Employment of the Austin Metro Area
A. Robert Fischer has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!A. Robert Fischer has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2013!

Practice Areas

Employment Law - Management
Litigation - Labor and Employment