Chambers ranks Nixon Peabody highly for legal counsel to growth industries



April 18, 2014

Media Relations Director
Allison McClain
amcclain@nixonpeabody.com
617-345-1128

Boston, MA. Nixon Peabody has been recognized as a leading law firm providing legal advice to clients across growing industries and varying regions. The recognition by Chambers and Partners highlights national practices and individual attorneys in the 2014 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. Earning recognition in 2014 are the following:

Nationally Ranked Practices

  • Franchising
  • Investment Funds: Private Equity: Fund Formation

State Practice Rankings

California
  • Insurance: Insurer
District of Columbia
  • Corporate/M&A & Private Equity
Illinois
  • Intellectual Property
Massachusetts
  • Banking & Finance
  • Banking & Finance: Public Finance
  • Corporate/M&A
  • Environment
  • Healthcare
  • Labor & Employment
  • Litigation: General Commercial
  • Private Equity: Fund Formation
  • Real Estate
New Hampshire
  • Corporate/Commercial
  • Litigation: General Commercial
New York
  • Corporate/M&A
  • Energy: State Regulatory & Wholesale Electric Market
  • Environment
  • Healthcare
Rhode Island
  • Labor & Employment
  • Litigation: General Commercial

Attorneys Recognized as Leaders in their Field:

  • Anthony Barron – Construction, California & Litigation: General Commercial, California
  • John P. Beals – Corporate/Commercial, New Hampshire & Private Equity: Fund Formation, Massachusetts
  • Mark N. Berman – Bankruptcy/Restructuring, Massachusetts
  • Jeffrey S. Brenner – Litigation: General Commercial, Rhode Island
  • Richard M. Cogen – Energy: State Regulatory & Wholesale Electric Market, New York
  • Stacie Boeniger Collier – Labor & Employment, Rhode Island
  • Paul E. Bouton – Real Estate, Massachusetts
  • William J. Codinha – Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations, Massachusetts
  • Sarah T. Connolly – Tax: Estate Planning, Massachusetts
  • Donald D. Cooper – Environment, Massachusetts
  • Colette A. Dafoe – Real Estate, District of Columbia
  • Peter A. Egan – Healthcare, New York
  • James Fabian – Healthcare, New York
  • Samuel E. Feigin – Corporate/M&A & Private Equity, District of Columbia
  • Steven B. Feirman – Franchising, Nationwide
  • Kevin M. Fitzgerald – Litigation: General Commercial, New Hampshire
  • Linn F. Freedman – Privacy & Data Security, Nationwide
  • Ellen S. Friedman – Projects, Nationwide
  • Carolyn Jacoby Gabbay – Healthcare, Massachusetts
  • Jeffrey B. Gilbreth – Labor & Employment, Massachusetts
  • Andrew I. Glincher – Real Estate, Massachusetts
  • Jill H. Gordon – Healthcare, California
  • John L. Greenthal – Environment, New York
  • R. Mark Halligan – Intellectual Property, Illinois
  • Jesse Hiney – Environment, New York
  • James C. Hood – Corporate/Commercial, New Hampshire
  • Charles P. Jacobs – Investment Funds: Private Equity: Fund Formation, Nationwide
  • Christopher P. Keefe – Corporate/M&A, Massachusetts
  • John J. Koeppel – Corporate/M&A, New York & Investment Funds: Private Equity: Fund Formation, Nationwide
  • Seth D. Levy – Life Sciences: Corporate/Commercial, California
  • Andrew P. Loewinger – Franchising, Nationwide
  • Matthew R. Lynch – Real Estate, Massachusetts
  • Gordon J. MacDonald – Litigation: General Commercial, New Hampshire
  • David A. Martland – Antitrust, Corporate/M&A & Private Equity: Venture Capital Investment, Massachusetts
  • Michele A. Masucci – Healthcare, New York
  • Thomas J. McCord – Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation, Massachusetts
  • Jean H. McCreary – Environment, New York
  • Neal J. McNamara – Labor & Employment, Rhode Island
  • Laura Ariane Miller – Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations, District of Columbia
  • Peter J. Millock – Healthcare, New York & Healthcare: Regulatory & Litigation, Nationwide
  • Craig D. Mills – Banking & Finance, Massachusetts
  • Gary J. Oberstein – Labor & Employment, Massachusetts
  • Vincent O'Brien – Food & Beverages: Alcohol, Nationwide
  • W. Scott O'Connell – Litigation: General Commercial, New Hampshire
  • Gregory M. O'Shaughnessy – Corporate/M&A, Massachusetts
  • Andrew B. Prescott – Labor & Employment, Rhode Island
  • Arthur L. Pressman – Franchising, Nationwide
  • Susan S. Robfogel – Healthcare, New York & Healthcare: Regulatory & Litigation, Nationwide
  • Regina S. Rockefeller – Healthcare, Massachusetts
  • David S. Rosenthal – Labor & Employment, Massachusetts
  • Jonathan Sablone – Litigation: General Commercial, Massachusetts
  • Gregory E. Schopf – Insurance: Insurer, California
  • Ruth H. Silman – Environment, Massachusetts
  • Daniel W. Sklar – Corporate/Commercial, New Hampshire & Corporate/Commercial: Bankruptcy, New Hampshire
  • Jeffrey M. Tanenbaum – Labor & Employment, California
  • Philip B. Taub – Corporate/Commercial, New Hampshire
  • Craig R. Tractenberg – Franchising, Nationwide
  • Scott M. Turner – Environment, New York
  • David A. Vicinanzo – Litigation: General Commercial, New Hampshire
  • Stanley W. Widger, Jr. – Energy: State Regulatory & Wholesale Electric Market, New York
  • Justine E. Wilcox – Real Estate, District of Columbia

Chambers and Partners’ methodology and selection process is determined by the qualities most valued by the client which include legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness, diligence, and commitment. The rankings and editorial comment about attorneys are independent.

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