Alan Fellheimer


When winning is the only option, clients need lawyers with the personality, constitution, and tools to match the task at hand—lawyers like Alan Fellheimer.

Whether the challenge is a thorny bank-borrower dispute, an urgent trade secret theft matter or a complex fraud case, Alan brings his exceptional problem-solving techniques and aggressive litigation and negotiation skills to the representation of every client.

Despite being a fearless presence in the courtroom, Alan, and the Fellheimer & Eichen attorneys, remain vigilant for unique and creative solutions to end disputes and enable clients to focus their full attention on moving forward with their businesses and their lives.

Alan Fellheimer, founding partner of Fellheimer & Eichen LLP, concentrates his practice in commercial litigation, and represents clients in corporate workouts and debt restructuring, white-collar criminal defense, banking and financial services, and all aspects of family law.

Beyond his regular practice, Alan has been a speaker for the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the Pennsylvania Bar Institute. He has lectured at Temple University School of Law in the areas of debtors’ rights and creditors’ remedies, bankruptcy and its alternatives, corporate reorganization, the Uniform Commercial Code, and representation of small and medium-size businesses. Currently, he is a member of Temple University President’s Advisory Board, as well as a trustee of the Temple University Law Foundation, and is a member of Gratz College Board of Directors and Governor’s Executive Committee. Alan also serves as a director of Hill International, an NYSE company.

Alan S. Fellheimer was rated by Martindale-Hubbell® in its Peer Review Ratings™. The Peer Review Ratings™ are issued by Martindale-Hubbell®. A description of the rating selection methodology can be found at http://www.martindale.com/Products_and_Services/Peer_Review/FAQ.aspx. No aspect of this advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Education:

Temple University Beasley School of Law (J.D. 1971)
summa cum laude; Editor-in-Chief, Temple Law Quarterly
Temple University (B.A. 1968)
  • Helped unwind a major international stock fraud
  • Represented a global corporation in trade secrets litigation involving multinational employees
  • Successfully ended a company’s years of litigation with a senior bank creditor and other creditors, enabling the company to go public
  • Represented a state-chartered bank in obtaining substantial damages from the state for improper closure
  • Negotiated the favorable termination of an unwanted data processing contract for a large credit card bank
  • Successfully appealed the sentence for a client convicted of white-collar crime
  • Represented an international corporation in contract litigation and arbitration with a major supplier in India
  • Assisted in the reorganization of a large national chain of video stores
  • Successfully negotiated settlements in a large estate, deeply in debt from real estate holdings, sufficient to allow the estate to be settled with assets remaining for the widow
  • Enjoined a State takeover of an FDIC insured bank
  • Handled and successfully negotiated the sale of a non-profit educational institution.
  • Pennsylvania
  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • United States Court of Appeals for the First Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the Middle District of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the District of New Jersey
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Western District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States Federal Court of Claims
  • United States Tax Court
  • District of Colorado