In the Matter of Abraham M. Fisch

On January 12, 2016, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals signed an agreed interlocutory order of suspension against Houston attorney Abraham M. Fisch, 56, State Bar of Texas Card No. 07039900. On or about November 25, 2015, by amended judgment Mr. Fisch was convicted in United States of America v. Abraham Moses Fisch, aka Anthony Fisch, Case No. 4:11CR722-001, United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas holding session in Houston of found guilty of one count of Conspiracy to Commit Obstruction of Justice, four counts of Obstruction of Justice, Aiding and Abetting, one count of Conspiracy to Commit Money Laundering, seven counts of Money Laundering, Aiding and Abetting, and five counts of Failure to File Tax Return, Intentional Crimes as defined in the Texas Rules of Disciplinary Procedure, and sentenced to 180 months of incarceration. Upon release from imprisonment, he will be on supervised release for five years. Fisch appealed his criminal conviction and it was affirmed by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit on March 14, 2017. Fisch filed a Petition for Writ of Certiorari with the Supreme Court of the United States and the writ was denied on Oct. 30, 2017. The criminal judgment is now final and the Chief Disciplinary asks for a final judgment of disbarment. BODA cause number 57005.

BODA Cause Number: 
Type of Matter: 
Compulsory Discipline
Date Filed: 
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
BODA Decision: 
Agreed Interlocutory Suspension
Appealed to the Supreme Court: 
SBOT Card No.: 
Docket Date: 
Tuesday, October 9, 2018