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About Brian Fishman

Criminal Defense Lawyer in Philadelphia Brian Fishman has been practicing law in Philadelphia for over twelve years. His practice has been dedicated almost exclusively to criminal law although he also handles personal injury, civil right matters and family law cases. Brian has been admitted to practice in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey and in federal court in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. Brian received his undergraduate degree from Cornell University in Ithaca, NY where he studied Psychology.

Can the Police Search Without a Warrant in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-05-24T11:53:42+00:00March 29th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , |

As an experienced criminal defense lawyer in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, clients often ask me what to do if law enforcement visits [...]

What is Considered Drug Conspiracy in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-05-24T11:47:10+00:00February 18th, 2018|Categories: Criminal Defense, Drug Offenses|Tags: , , , , , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I am often asked about drug conspiracy and its accompanying charges. [...]

New Pennsylvania DUI Bill Addresses Repeat Offenders

By |2018-05-24T11:49:28+00:00January 31st, 2018|Categories: DUI, Uncategorized|Tags: , , |

As a DUI attorney located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I know new laws are routinely being proposed and enacted to strengthen [...]

Common Questions About Drug Charges in Pennsylvania

By |2018-05-24T11:46:11+00:00January 22nd, 2018|Categories: Criminal Defense, Drug Offenses, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I advise clients that, generally, the more drugs you are caught [...]

What is the Accelerated Rehabilitation Disposition Program and How Can it Help with a DUI in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-05-24T11:57:19+00:00December 18th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense, DUI|Tags: , , |

As a criminal defense attorney, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I know that as the holiday season approaches, law enforcement agencies [...]

What Are Some Legal Defenses Against Criminal Charges in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-07T05:52:19+00:00November 28th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I am often asked about the various defenses against criminal charges. [...]

What Are the Most Common Halloween-Related Crimes in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-07T10:25:16+00:00October 16th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I am often asked about the relationship between crime and Halloween. [...]

What is the Crime of Capital Murder and Its Consequences in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-11T06:02:14+00:00September 6th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense, Homicide|Tags: , , |

As a criminal defense attorney, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I have worked with clients who have been charged with capital [...]

What is Civil Asset Forfeiture in Pennsylvania?

By |2017-09-20T14:37:17+00:00June 29th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia, I've helped clients who are facing the seizure of their assets under Pennsylvania's [...]

When Can a Minor Be Tried as an Adult in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-07T05:55:44+00:00May 28th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense, Juvenile Offenses|Tags: , , , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I have experience providing counsel to parents whose child has been [...]

What is the Difference Between Reckless Driving and “Wet Reckless” Driving in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-07T08:42:21+00:00April 29th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , |

As a DUI and criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I've known people who were cited with reckless driving charges and [...]

What is Considered a Criminal Mistrial in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-07T08:48:01+00:00April 29th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I have successfully defended criminal charges in front of a jury. A [...]

How Can I Avoid Getting Pulled Over By the Police in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-07T06:13:32+00:00March 28th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , |

As a criminal defense lawyer in Philadelphia, I represent people who have been stopped by the police. Police officers are [...]

What is Considered Ethnic Intimidation in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-07T08:43:55+00:00March 6th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I have dealt with those accused of ethnic intimidation. In this article, I will [...]

Pennsylvania Statutes on Marijuana

By |2018-01-16T11:12:00+00:00February 16th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense, Drug Offenses, DUI|Tags: , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I have defended those who have been accused of marijuana possession. Possession of marijuana [...]

What Should I Do if I Am Arrested in Pennsylvania?

By |2018-06-07T06:00:35+00:00February 2nd, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, I know that most of our encounters with law enforcement are relatively benign, a [...]

Can I Refuse a Police Search If Detained By Police in Philadelphia?

By |2018-06-07T06:02:38+00:00January 30th, 2017|Categories: Criminal Defense|Tags: , , , , , |

As a criminal defense attorney in Philadelphia, people ask me questions about whether they can refuse a police search during [...]