Alexander Fischer is a founding partner, and current Managing Partner, of Sanchez Fischer Levine, LLP, and heads the firm’s Broward Office. His practice is focused on business litigation and appeals, with a specific emphasis on contract disputes, business formation, employment and discrimination litigation, and municipal violations. Alex's clients include corporations and individuals, and he routinely represents shareholders in disputes within a corporation. His practice also extends to the area of criminal defense, where he represents individuals accused of federal and state crimes at the trial and appellate levels. As a former prosecutor, Alex also has vast experience in the area of criminal law and is a seasoned trial attorney, with dozens of jury trials handled through verdict.
Prior to founding Sanchez Fischer Levine, Alex worked for a well-respected South Florida law firm handling civil litigation matters for local police departments, private businesses, and individual litigants. Alex successfully represented clients in matters relating to civil forfeitures, FDUTPA violations, employment disputes, civil appeals, and general business litigation. He also litigated matters relating to the new Risk Protection Order (“RPO") law, which allows for law enforcement to seize firearms and ammunition if they are deemed to be a threat to themselves or others. Alex advises his clients as to possible legal issues in the formation of corporations and has represented multiple shareholders in disputes stemming from such agreements.
Alex began his career as a prosecutor in the Office of the State Attorney in and for Broward County, Florida. In just under six years, Alex secured thousands of criminal convictions and prosecuted an array of criminal charges, including violent crimes and major drug trafficking offenses. He tried hundreds of cases on behalf of the citizens of Broward County, including over 40 jury trials. His achievements as a trial lawyer earned him a promotion to the office’s exclusive Drug Trafficking Unit. Alex also served as a supervisor of the Felony Trial Unit, where he handled executive assignment cases in neighboring circuits and supervised up to a dozen attorneys and over 3,000 cases at a time.
Alex is an AV-rated Preeminent Attorney with Martindale-Hubbell and is an active member of the Young Lawyers Section of the Broward County Bar Association and International Jewish Federation.