Ladies in CRE was honored to be invited over to Gail and Cliff Fischer’s home for cocktails & conversation. Gail’s success in commercial real estate is what we all strive for in this industry and getting the opportunity to hear her story truly was an inspiration for all of us. We cannot thank you enough for opening your home and allowing us to hear how you became and continue to be a #girlboss.




Gail has been with Fischer since its inception in 1985 as a local exclusive tenant representation firm and has helped grow it into a global strategic corporate real estate services firm that provides consulting, brokerage and technology services to some of the largest companies in the world.    She was named one of the Top 50 Women in Commercial Real Estate nationally in 1993.  As officer and secretary of Fischer, Gail is involved in all aspects of growing Fischer and its affiliates.  Gail has been instrumental in procuring relationships with the likes of FedEx, IBM, BorgWarner, Fujitsu, Citicorp, and many others over her career.

Gail received her real estate licensed in 1983 while working for Criswell Development and went on to become Project Leasing Manager on various commercial developments with Randy Heady & Co., Hurd Development and Richard Howe Development in the Las Colinas, North Dallas and Far North Dallas markets respectively.

Gail is committed to community service and philanthropy personally and through many shared interests with Fischer & Company clients and employees.  Some of those interests include national and local organizations such as American Cancer Society, Dallas County Children’s Advocacy, Collin Country Children’s Advocacy, Equest, Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, The Gordy Foundation, Amazon Outreach, and St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Gail is a non-profit board member of Trinity River Mission and a member of CoreNet Global and NTCAR.

Books Recommendations:

The Millionaire Next Door

Execution: The Discipline of Getting Things Done

The Unruly Monkey: Reflections of Life, Love and Money

The First 90 Days

Swim with the Sharks Without Being Eaten Alive