With over 30 years of experience in economic analysis and forecasting, Dr. Henry Fishkind is widely regarded as one…of Florida’s premier economists and financial advisors. Dr. Fishkind’s career began in the public sector where he worked as an economist and associate professor at the University of Florida. In 1980, Dr. Fishkind became the associate director for programs at the University of Florida’s Bureau of Economic and Business Research. During his tenure at the university, Dr. Fishkind served from 1979-1981 on the governor’s economic advisory board. He began his career as a private sector consultant when he became president of M.G. Lewis Econometrics in Winter Park, Florida. In 1988, Dr. Fishkind formed Fishkind & Associates, Inc. as a full service economic and financial consulting firm. In 2019, Dr. Fishkind sold the financial advisory, consulting, and real estate advisory portions of his business while keeping the expert witness portion, Fishkind Litigation Services, Inc.
From 2001-2003 Dr. Fishkind was a member of Governor Bush’s Council of Economic Advisors, and also served on the board of directors of Engle Homes, Summit Properties, and ABT Funds until the companies were sold.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Economic Analysis Econometric Modeling Project Finance & Feasibility
Privacy & Intellectual Property
Fiscal Impact Analysis Real Estate Economics
Chairman, FLSAFE 2008 – 2011
Managing Partner, Woodbridge Vintage Chips 1994 – 2007
President, Fishkind & Associates, Inc./Fishkind 1988 – Present
-Litigation Services, Inc.
President, M.G. Lewis Econometrics, Inc. 1984 – 1987
Associate Director for Programs, 1980 – 1983
Bureau of Economics & Business Research,
-University of Florida
-Economist/Associate Professor, University of Florida 1975 – 1983
Indiana University, Doctor of Philosophy, Economics, 1975
Syracuse University, BA, Economics, 1971
SELECT CLIENT LIST
de la Parte & Gilbert
Fulmer Leroy & Albee
Hill Ward Henderson
Holland & Knight
Morgan & Morgan Nabors Giblin
Weiss Handler Cornwell
City of Miami
Colonial Properties Trust
Florida Power Corporation
Forrest City Enterprises
Kitson & Partners Lennar
Major Central FL Attraction Co.
Starwood Land Ventures, LLC
State of Florida
State of Pennsylvania
U.S. Department of Justice
Waste Management, Inc.