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  • J.D., Temple University Beasley School of Law, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1985
  • M.S., Columbia University, 1977
  • B.S., Pennsylvania State University, 1975

icon jurisdictions - Joanne FishmanJurisdictions Admitted to Practice

  • Pennsylvania, 1986
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Pennsylvania, 1986
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 3rd Circuit, 1987

Joanne Fishman, Esq.

Joanne Fishman has practiced exclusively in the area of personal injury law for thirty years. In 1989, she became one of the associates in the law firm of Ellis R. Jacobs, P.C. Today, that practice continues with more than a half a century of experience serving persons who have been harmed as a result of accidents or injuries.

Areas of Practice

Community Service

  • Einstein Healthcare Network Board of Overseers
  • Member, Moss Rehab Hospital Advisory Council
  • Board Member, Settlement Music School Germantown Branch

Professional Associations

  • Montgomery County Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • Pennsylvania Association for Justice, Board Member
  • Philadelphia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Brandeis Law Society
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Board Member, Louis D. Brandeis Law Society Foundation
  • Past President Lawyers’ Club of Philadelphia