Nixon Peabody attorneys and practices ranked highly by Chambers and Partners in 2016

May 26, 2016

Chief Communications Officer
Allison McClain

Boston, MA. Nixon Peabody is recognized as a leading law firm by Chambers and Partners for providing legal advice to clients across a variety of industries and regions. The recognition highlights national practices and individual attorneys in the 2016 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business.

Our nationally ranked practices include:

  • Franchising

State practices specifically highlighted include:

District of Columbia

  • Corporate M&A & Private Equity


  • Corporate M&A & Private Equity
  • Healthcare


  • Banking & 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

  • Energy: State Regulatory & Wholesale Electric Market
  • Environment
  • Healthcare

Rhode Island

  • Labor & Employment
  • Litigation: General Commercial

Upstate New York

  • Corporate/M&A
  • Litigation: General Commercial

Attorneys recognized as leaders in their field:

  • Anthony Barron—Construction, California
  • John P. Beals—Private Equity: Fund Formation, Massachusetts
  • Paul E. Bouton—Real Estate, Massachusetts
  • Jeffrey S. Brenner—Litigation: General Commercial, Rhode Island
  • Ernest W. Chung—Projects, Nationwide and Global (USA)
  • William J. Codinha—Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations, Massachusetts
  • Richard M. Cogen—Energy: State Regulatory & Wholesale Electric Market, New York
  • Stacie Boeniger Collier—Labor & Employment, Rhode Island
  • Sarah T. Connolly—Tax: Estate Planning, Massachusetts
  • Donald D. Cooper—Environment, Massachusetts
  • John J. Durso—Healthcare, Illinois
  • James Fabian—Healthcare, New York
  • Thomas M. Fahey—Healthcare, Illinois
  • Steven B. Feirman—Franchising, Nationwide
  • Kevin M. Fitzgerald—Litigation: General Commercial, New Hampshire
  • Ellen S. Friedman—Projects, Global (USA)
  • Carolyn Jacoby Gabbay—Healthcare, Massachusetts
  • Jeffrey B. Gilbreth—Labor & Employment, Massachusetts
  • Jill H. Gordon—Healthcare, California
  • Lynn Gordon—Healthcare, Illinois
  • Lori B. Green—Corporate/M&A, New York (Upstate)
  • John L. Greenthal—Environment, New York
  • James C. Hood—Corporate/Commercial, New Hampshire
  • Charles P. Jacobs—Investment Funds: Private Equity: Fund Formation, Nationwide and Global (USA) and Corporate/M&A, New York (Upstate)
  • Christopher P. Keefe— Corporate/M&A, Massachusetts
  • Gary I. Levenstein—Corporate/M&A, Illinois
  • Seth D. Levy—Life Sciences: Corporate/Commercial, California
  • Andrew P. Loewinger—Franchising, Nationwide and Global
  • Matthew R. Lynch—Real Estate, Massachusetts
  • Gordon J. MacDonald—Litigation: General Commercial, New Hampshire
  • David A. Martland—Antitrust, Corporate/M&A, and 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
  • Victor G. Milione— Bankruptcy/Restructuring, Massachusetts
  • Peter J. Millock—Healthcare, New York and Healthcare: Regulatory & Litigation, Nationwide
  • Craig D. Mills—Banking & Finance, Massachusetts
  • Carolyn G. Nussbaum—Litigation: General Commercial, New York (Upstate)
  • W. Scott O'Connell—Litigation: General Commercial, New Hampshire
  • Gregory M. O'Shaughnessy— Corporate/M&A, Massachusetts
  • John C. Partigan—Corporate/M&A & Private Equity, District of Columbia
  • Andrew B. Prescott—Labor & Employment, Rhode Island
  • Arthur L. Pressman—Franchising, Nationwide
  • Susan S. Robfogel—Healthcare, New York
  • David S. Rosenthal—Labor & Employment, Massachusetts
  • Jonathan Sablone—Litigation: General Commercial, Massachusetts
  • Gregory E. Schopf—Insurance: Insurer, California
  • Julie K. Seymour, Healthcare, Illinois
  • Ruth H. Silman—Environment, Massachusetts
  • Daniel W. Sklar—Corporate/Commercial: Bankruptcy, New Hampshire
  • Jeffrey M. Tanenbaum—Labor & Employment, California
  • Philip B. Taub—Corporate/Commercial, New Hampshire
  • Todd Tidgewell—Corporate/M&A, New York (Upstate)
  • Craig R. Tractenberg—Franchising, Nationwide
  • Scott M. Turner—Environment, New York
  • Kendal H. Tyre—Franchising, Global
  • David A. Vicinanzo—Litigation: General Commercial, New Hampshire
  • Stanley W. Widger, Jr.—Energy: State Regulatory & Wholesale Electric Market, New York

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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