Leo S. Fisher
2300 Wilson Boulevard, Suite 700
Arlington, VA 22201
Leo S. Fisher is the Managing Shareholder of Bean, Kinney & Korman, directing the day-to-day operations and overall management of the approximately 40-lawyer law firm. In this role, he is responsible for developing and implementing the firm’s strategic plan and leads the firm’s attorney recruiting efforts.
Mr. Fisher maintains an active law practice spanning over 30 years of experience representing businesses and their principals in business and employment litigation and providing advice on general corporate matters.
His litigation practice is diverse with a particular focus on employment disputes, including the defense of employers from discrimination and wrongful discharge claims; covenants not to compete and other restrictive covenants; fiduciary duties of officers and directors; misappropriation of corporate opportunities; and the protection of proprietary information and trade secrets.
Mr. Fisher also has notable experience defending several high-profile corporations and audit firms against securities fraud class actions.
Mr. Fisher’s litigation experience extends to disputes involving real estate ownership, development and land-use. He also represents owners, general contractors and subcontractors in construction litigation and arbitration.
Mr. Fisher has an active trademark practice involving both the prosecution of trademark applications before the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office and infringement litigation in state and federal courts.
In his corporate counseling practice, Mr. Fisher counsels both large corporations and start-ups/growing companies on business formation strategies, financing plans, business contracts and commercial transactions, and general employment law matters such as employment policies and procedures.
Mr. Fisher has been honored as one of Virginia’s “Super Lawyers” and Washington, D.C.’s “Super Lawyers” for his work in employment defense matters. In 2013, he was listed in Best Lawyers in America in the area of Commercial Litigation.