Rebecca H. Fischer, Esq.

rebeccaMs. Fischer has over 32 years of experience representing clients in family, probate, estate planning, guardianship, and corporate and banking matters. She served as in-house counsel for two national banks and bank holding companies before opening her own practice. Ms. Fischer is a Florida Supreme Court Certified Family Law Mediator. She is AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell and was selected as a Super Lawyer in 2014 and 2015, a distinction given to no more than five percent of the lawyers in the State of Florida.

Education

Loyola Marymount Law School (Los Angeles, CA), Dean’s List, 1982
University of Redlands, B.A., With Distinction, 1979

Professional and Community Activities

Florida Supreme Court Certified Family Law Mediator

Certified Collaborative Family Law Attorney

Named as a 2014 and 2015 Florida Super Lawyer

AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell

Collaborative Family Law Institute (CFLI) in Miami

International Association of Collaborative Professionals (IACP)

National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys

Active in numerous national and local service organizations, including Jewish National Fund, Kesher Day School (children with developmental and learning disabilities), AIPAC, Leukemia Society of America, Hillel Community Day School, Jewish Federation of Broward County, Weizmann Institute of Science, and UJA

Received numerous community service awards for her involvement in her local community including: With her children, in 2015 named to the Queen Esther Court by the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU for the family’s commitment to their community and Israel; 2010 Recognition as Outgoing Chair of Makor, the Jewish National Fund Leadership Division; 2001 Weizmann Institute Woman of Vision Honoree; 2003 State of Israel Bonds Women’s Division Honoree; 2002 and 2003 Jewish Federation of Broward County President’s Awards; 2000 Jewish Federation of Broward County Women’s Division Community Service and Leadership Award; 1999 Broward County Jewish Family Service Community Service Award; 1994 Jewish Federation of Broward County Young Leadership Award; and Leukemia Society of South Florida recognition for years of service as President

Prior Experience

Capital Bank, Capital Bank of California, and Capital Bank, NA

(General Counsel)

Security Pacific National Bank and Security Pacific Corporation

(Assistant Vice President and Assistant Corporate Secretary)

State Bar Admission

Florida, 1990

California, 1983