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Arthur Fleischer,, American lawyer. Bar: New York 1959. Recipient Distinguished Community Service award Brandeis University, 1983, Judge Learned Hand Human Relations award American Jewish Committee, 1983, Harold P. Seligson award Practicing Law Institute, 1988, Judge Joseph W. Proskauer award United Jewish Appeal Federation, 1994.


Fleischer,, Arthur was born on January 27, 1933 in Hartford, Connecticut, United States. Son of Arthur and Clare Lillian (Katzenstein) Fleischer.


Bachelor, Yale University, 1953;Bachelor of Laws, Yale University, 1958.


Associate, Strasser, Spiegelberg, Fried & Frank, New York City, 1958-1961;legal assistant, Securities and Exchange Commission, Washington, 1961-1962;executive assistant to chairman, Securities and Exchange Commission, 1962-1964;associate, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson, New York City, 1964-1967;partner, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson, New York City, since 1967;chairman, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson, New York City, 1989-1997;senior partner, Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson, New York City, since 1997. Visiting lecturer law Columbia University, New York City, 1972-1973. Adviser to advising committee Federal Securities Code Project, American Law Institute, 1970-1978.

Adviser to commission to consider new issue proposals National Association Securities Dealers, 1973-1975, member committee corporation financing, 1976-1980. Board directors Haleakala, Inc. (The Kitchen), New York.

Chairman Annual Institute on Securities Regulation, PractisingLaw Institute, 1969-1981. Member industrial issuers advising committee Securities and Exchange Commission, 1972-1973. Mem.adv. committee corporation disclosure, 1976-1977.

Board of Governors American Stock Exch., 1977-1983. Legal advisory com, board directors New York Stock Exch., 1987-1991. Member of advisory board J. Ira Harris Center Michigan Business School.


Member advisory county Center for study of finance institutions University of Pennsylvania, since 1969. Trustee, member photography committee of Whitney Museum. Trustee Indiana Curators, International.

Member American Bar Association (member commission on federal regulation of securities regulation since 1969), Association Bar City New York (member special commission on lawyers role in securities transactions 1973-1977, Chairman of Commission securities regulation 1972-1974), Century Country Club (New York City).


Married Susan Abby Levin, July 6, 1958. Children: Elizabeth, Katherine.