In addition, Mr. Fishbein has represented major U.S. and international corporations in the media, airline, biotech, energy, automotive, chemical and energy industries in complex commercial and antitrust litigation. Among his high-profile wins are complete victories for German automotive engineering firm, Continental AG, in trials concerning a shareholders agreement and an asset purchase agreement, and for NBC in an arbitration concerning an investment agreement with another network.
Prior to joining Shearman & Sterling, Mr. Fishbein was an Assistant United States Attorney in the Southern District of New York, specializing in prosecutions of bank fraud and computer fraud. He is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and has conducted numerous jury and non-jury trials while at the firm as well as over a dozen criminal trials during his tenure at the US Attorney’s Office. He also served as a law clerk to the Honorable Jon O. Newman, Second Circuit Court of Appeals.
Chambers USA applauds Mr. Fishbein as an "incredibly smart" litigator whom clients praise for his “impressive trial practice” and "very, very efficient" approach. In addition, peers in Benchmark Litigation hail his work on the Newmanmatter as “precedent-setting” and “a clear game-changer.” Mr. Fishbein is a Fellow in the American College of Trial Lawyers.