George Fishback is an active trial attorney with 25 years experience litigating personal injury cases. Since becoming a lawyer in 1979, he has successfully handled well over 100 civil jury trials involving serious personal injuries. He has obtained numerous jury verdicts in excess of $100,000, many in excess of $1,000,000, with the highest verdict to date in excess of $3,000,000.
Mr. Fishback is admitted to practice law in Michigan and has handled and tried cases in many of the counties in this state. He is also licensed to practice in the United States District Courts in Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin and Texas. He has served as a court-appointed mediator in Wayne, Genesee, Huron and Macomb counties. He has made numerous professional presentations on the subjects of construction site accidents and maritime law.
Mr. Fishback has specialized in the representation of working people injured in on-the-job accidents. He has represented numerous seamen, sailors, longshoremen, dock workers and other maritime workers. He has also represented building tradesmen from almost every craft and trade. While the majority of his practice is focused on admiralty and maritime accident litigation and construction accident litigation, he also has extensive experience handling product liability cases, industrial accident cases and railroad accidents/FELA cases.