PeopleMatthew P. Fischer
Matthew P. Fischer

Matthew P. Fischer

PeopleMatthew P. Fischer

  • University of Arizona (J.D., summa cum laude)
    • Business Editor, Arizona Law Review
    • Order of the Coif
  • University of Notre Dame (B.A., Economics/Computer Applications, cum laude)

  • American Bar Association
    • Section of Litigation, Member of Leadership
      • Securities Litigation Committee
      • Real Estate Litigation Committee
      • Commercial & Business Litigation Committee
      • Judicial Intern Opportunity Program Working Group
  • State Bar of Arizona
    • Trial Practice Section
    • Securities Section
    • Business Law Section
  • Maricopa County Bar Association
    • Litigation Section
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Federal District Court of Arizona Local Rules Committee
  • Arizona Association of Defense Counsel
  • American Escrow Association
  • Securities Industry & Financial Markets Association (SIFMA)
    • Compliance & Legal Division

  • "FINRA Arbitration: Developments in Discovery," Network of Trial Law Firms, FINRA CLE Supercourse
  • "Customer Disputes – The Road Less Traveled," Network of Trial Law Firms, FINRA CLE Supercourse
  • "Ethics: Multijurisdictional Practice and FINRA Arbitration," Network of Trial Law Firms, FINRA CLE Supercourse
  • "Title and Escrow Disputes," Maricopa County Bar Association, Real Estate Litigation Series
  • "Escrow Litigation Update," Arizona State Escrow Association Annual Conference
  • "The Practice of Real Estate Law," ASU Corporate and Business Law Society
  • "Statutory Caveat Emptor Survives ... or Does It?" Snell & Wilmer Real Estate Litigation Blog
  • "Making Litigation Manageable," Association of Corporate Counsel/Lex Mundi
  • "Motion Practice," Snell & Wilmer Litigation Boot Camp
  • "Preparing Witnesses and Defending Depositions," Snell & Wilmer

  • The Best Lawyers in America®, Commercial Litigation (2017-2024); Banking and Finance Law (2021-2024); Securities Litigation (2024)
  • Southwest Super Lawyers®, Business Litigation (2014-2024)
    • Rising Stars Edition (2013)
  • Volunteer Lawyers Program, Collaboration for Children Award (Intel/Snell & Wilmer) (2008)
  • Snell & Wilmer Top Pro Bono Attorney (2007)
  • Top Pro Bono Attorneys in Arizona, Arizona Foundation for Legal Services and Education (2006)
  • Volunteer Lawyers Program, Guardianship Attorney of the Year (2005)

  • Arizona Foundation for Legal Services and Education
    • Board of Directors, President
    • Designated Technology Counsel
  • Volunteer Lawyers Program
    • Manager of Complex and Joint Programs
  • Judicial Intern Opportunity Program
  • Notre Dame Club of Phoenix
  • ASEDS Tiger Dads
  • Youth Sports Coach – Football, Basketball, Baseball

  • United States Department of Justice, Bankruptcy Division, Puerto Rico, Intern
  • Phoenix Municipal Court, Volunteer Legal Staff Assistant

  • Arizona

  • Supreme Court of Arizona
  • United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • United States District Court, District of Arizona