Senior Vice President, & Chief Legal Counsel
Ivy S. Fischer currently serves as Senior Vice President and General Counsel for HUB International Group Northeast Inc. Ms. Fischer, who has been with the firm for over 20 years, is responsible for overseeing all legal related matters for the company.
Upon graduating from law school in 1982, she became an associate and then a partner at a firm specializing in commercial and insurance coverage litigation. Ms. Fischer then became a founding partner of insurance defense law firm, Fischer, Fiden & Norris, LLP. During her career, she has represented corporations in a wide variety of litigation matters involved in the real estate, computer, telecommunications, manufacturing and construction industries, as well as business partnerships, law firms, insurance brokers, accounting firms and health professionals.
Ms. Fischer holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics and Criminal Justice from the University of Pittsburgh. She earned her J.D. in 1982 from New York Law School, where she was a John Ben Snow Scholar and an editor of the Law Review. Ms. Fischer is admitted to practice in New York and the U.S District Courts for the Eastern and Southern Districts of New York. She is the co-author of “Lead Paint Insurance Coverage: Allocation of Losses Among Insurance Carriers”, Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section Journal (December 1997).