FacultyFaculty/Author Profile
David J. Fisher

David J. Fisher

Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

New York, NY, USA

David J. Fisher has a broad practice in all aspects of secured and unsecured commercial finance, including private placements and capital markets transactions, as well as restructurings and reorganizations.

Mr. Fisher represents companies and individuals as borrowers and issuers, as well as commercial banks, funds and other nonbank entities as lenders, in a variety of domestic and international financing transactions. His practice also focuses on a wide variety of debt restructurings, representing lending institutions, distressed companies, creditors’ committees and private equity funds.

Mr. Fisher has extensive experience with syndicated financing transactions and private placements, including asset based financing, first and second lien debt transactions, debtor-in-possession financings, high-yield debt issuances, acquisition finance, leveraged buyouts, loan assignments and participations and project finance, and has served as counsel to companies in a variety of industries, among them manufacturing, telecommunications, energy, paper producers and consumer goods.


  • J.D., cum laude, Georgetown University Law Center, 1984
    Lead Articles Editor, Law and Policy in International Business
  • B.A., magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, State University of New York at Albany, 1981

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1985

  • twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • YouTube
  • RSS

All Contents Copyright © 1996-2019 Practising Law Institute. Continuing Legal Education since 1933.

© 2019 PLI PRACTISING LAW INSTITUTE. All rights reserved. The PLI logo is a service mark of PLI.