Developing innovative pricing structures and alternative fee agreement models that deliver additional value for our clients.
Advancing professional knowledge and offering credits for attorneys, staff and other professionals.
Helping clients respond correctly when a crisis occurs.
Providing our clients with legal, strategic, and practical advice to make transformational changes in their organizations.
Leveraging law and technology to deliver sound solutions.
Delivering seamless service through partnerships across the globe.
Leveraging leading-edge technology to guide change and create seamless, collaborative experiences for clients and attorneys.
Industry-leading conferences focused on affordable housing, tax credits, and more.
Providing actionable information to support strategic decision-making.
Teaming with clients to advance sustainable projects, mitigate the effects of climate change, and protect our planet.
Offering a range of investment management and fiduciary services.
Bringing together companies and investors for tomorrow’s new deals.
Offering fresh insights on cases that are delayed, over budget, or off-target from the desired resolution.
Courtroom-ready lawyers who can resolve disputes early on clients’ terms or prevail at trial before a judge or jury.
Creating positive impact in our communities through increasing equity, access, and opportunity.
We marshal our talents, tools, and resources to be agents of change—pursuing justice and giving voice to underserved individuals in our communities.
We believe attorneys have the ability and the obligation to advocate for those often overlooked by our justice system. Our pro bono work focuses on racial justice, LGBT+ equality, sustainability, and more—serving vulnerable individuals and families in our surrounding communities and advancing important causes nationwide.
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A team of NP Chicago attorneys successfully represented two transgender women in Iowa whose gender-affirming surgeries were denied by Medicare. Their victory before the Iowa Supreme Court could have far-reaching effects on discriminatory state laws across the nation.
When the Taliban retook control of Afghanistan in summer 2021, NP immediately created a team of more than 25 legal professionals to support the safe and rapid migration of Afghan refugees to the United States. With our nonprofit partners, we assisted more than 850 Afghans departing the country amid increasing turmoil.
Sharmaine HengDirector of Pro Bono & Social Impact
We make a positive impact by giving back with our time, resources, and talent.
We are privileged to team up with Erie Family Health Center to assist communities in accessing high quality, affordable care.
We partner with local and national organizations where we believe our pro bono and community service efforts can help make a measurable community difference.
Our areas of focus include education, affordable housing, community and economic development, healthcare, social services, and civil legal aid.
We spearhead charitable giving initiatives at all levels of the firm. We support inspiring organizations across the country. Our local offices host regular fundraising drives, including to benefit veterans and people experiencing homelessness.
Our attorneys sit on the boards of organizations that strengthen our local communities and often link to our pro bono and volunteerism efforts.
The AIDS Legal Referral Panel recognized Nixon Peabody for its longstanding pro bono work with the organization.
NP was recognized by LatinoJustice, which advocates for equitable and accessible justice, especially for the US Latino community.
Presented to our firm by Stanford’s Center for Human Rights and International Justice, which is dedicated to protecting and promoting dignity and rights for all.
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