New York - January 16, 2018 - Cozen O’Connor member Kenneth Fisher has been selected by City & State New York as a 2018 recipient of the publication’s annual 50 Over Fifty Awards: The Age Disruptors. The list honors distinguished public servants in New York City who have committed decades of their lives to making the city a better place. Fisher, along with his fellow honorees, was profiled in a special edition of City & State magazine and celebrated at an evening reception at Ainsworth Midtown Restaurant with New York’s most prominent leaders in government, business, and media over the age of 50. Fisher was previously named one of Brooklyn’s “Power 50” by City & State.
Fisher’s practice concentrates on the public realm of the New York City metropolitan area. He advocates for clients with government decision-makers at the city and state level on issues related to real estate development, zoning and land use, administrative and regulatory law, government contracting, litigation, and investigations. The Observer has listed Fisher as one of "The Lawyers You Call" and City Hall News as one of "10 People Who Can Help Get a Project Built-Or Help Stop One." Fisher previously served as a member of the New York City Council from 1991-2001 (D-Brooklyn). He’s also served as founding chair of the New York City Chapter of the New York League of Conservation Voters and is currently on NYLCV’s state board, and was founding chair of the board of directors of the Governors Island Alliance.
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