Nixon Peabody’s New York City office is one of five organizations—and the only law firm—selected for Crain’s New York’s “2018 Coolest Offices in New York City” award, which recognizes not only the most functional, modern workplaces, but also the most stylish and design-driven.More
Nixon Peabody, together with the American Civil Liberties Union, successfully challenged a ban from the Iowa Department of Human Services on Medicaid coverage for gender-affirming surgery for transgender individuals.More
We create and implement comprehensive and practical estate and tax planning strategies for our clients’ families and their assets.More
We have a broad footprint in the U.S., unusual resources in China, and an office in London. Through this diverse platform we offer clients the right combination of local resources and international know-how.More
U.S. News and World Report named Nixon Peabody’s national health care practice the 2016 “Law Firm of the Year” in Health Care Law. Only one U.S. law firm achieves this top distinction each year.More
Attorney Pro Bono Hours
From representing international refugees fleeing persecution to helping low-income entrepreneurs launch a business...
...we give our time and skills to ensure equal access to justice. In fact, we have a partner dedicated to connecting our lawyers to opportunities for pro bono service.More
Corporate Equality Index Rating
Diversity enlivens our workplace. It jostles traditional thinking and brings rich experiences to our clients and communities.
We are very proud of our 11th consecutive perfect score in The Human Rights Campaign's annual Corporate Equality Index, which evaluates companies on policies and benefits that support LGBT employees.More
Aaron Yowell is a partner in our Affordable Housing practice. As Chief Innovation Officer, he helps attorneys at Nixon Peabody develop new, more responsive legal services.More
Our focus is on knowing what is important to our clients now and next so we can foresee obstacles and opportunities in their space...
...and smooth the way. Working together, we handle complex challenges in litigation, real estate, corporate law and intellectual property anywhere in the world.More
Companies are increasingly focused on protecting their marks and copyrights. We help clients strategically drive their business forward by developing, protecting, and monetizing distinctive brands.More
We provide powerful legal thinking for any matter – transactional, litigation, regulatory and tax. Reaching across service areas, we’re able to build the right team for any client.More
U.S. News and World Report has selected Nixon Peabody as “Law Firm of the Year” in Franchise Law in its 2017 survey. Only one U.S. law firm receives this top designation each year.More
U.S. News-Best Lawyers named 13 Nixon Peabody practices as national Tier 1 leaders. Rankings are based on client and peer evaluations, and a combination of quality of practice and breadth of legal expertise.More