W. Hank Fisher III 

W. Hank Fisher III is the founder of W.H. Fisher LLC.  Mr. Fisher has experience litigating cases throughout Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia and has prosecuted numerous trademarks in the United States Patent and Trademark Office.  Mr. Fisher’s practice focuses generally on civil litigation, collections, transactions, trademark law, and traffic law.  Mr. Fisher is licensed to practice law in Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia and regularly represents his clients in courts throughout all three jurisdictions.  Prior to founding W.H. Fisher LLC, Mr. Fisher practiced with a well-respected DC-area law firm and interned with a federal judge in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia.


  • University of Richmond T.C. Williams School of Law, JD, magna cum laude (2015)
  • University of Virginia, BA, Government (2012)


  • University of Richmond Law Review, Manuscripts Editor
  • University of Richmond Intellectual Property Moot Court Board
  • Greater Richmond Intellectual Property Law Association – Auzville Jackson Award for Excellence in Intellectual Property Law

Public Affiliations:

  • Virginia Bar Association, Member
  • Maryland State Bar Association, Member
  • American Intellectual Property Law Association


  • Danger in the DMCA Safe Harbors: The Need to Narrow What Constitutes Red-Flag Knowledge, 49 U. RICH. L. REV. 643 (2015)

Court Admissions:

  • Virginia (2015)
  • Maryland (2016)
  • District of Columbia (2017)
  • United States District Court for the District of Maryland (2017)