Colleagues and peers recognize Nixon Peabody partners as "Lawyers of the Year"



August 15, 2016

Chief Communications Officer
Allison McClain
amcclain@nixonpeabody.com
617-345-1128

Boston, MA. 15 Nixon Peabody attorneys have been named 2017 “Lawyers of the Year” by The Best Lawyers in America© for providing differentiating value while navigating their clients through business challenges. Additionally, more than 120 Nixon Peabody attorneys representing 60+ practice areas earned honors from Best Lawyers®.

Administrative/Regulatory

  • Stephen D. Zubiago, Best Lawyers® 2017 Administrative/Regulatory Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Providence, RI

Business & Finance  

  • Martha M. Anderson, Best Lawyers® 2017 Banking and Finance Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Buffalo, NY
  • Michael J. Cooney, Best Lawyers® 2017 Non-Profit/Charities Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Washington, DC
  • Lori B. Green, Best Lawyers® 2017 Corporate Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Rochester, NY
  • James C. Hood, Best Lawyers® 2017 Mergers and Acquisitions Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Manchester, NH

Employee Benefits

  • Brian J. Kopp, Best Lawyers® 2017 Employee Benefits (ERISA) Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Rochester, NY

Energy and Environment

  • Allan E. Floro, Best Lawyers® 2017 Environmental Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Rochester, NY
  • John L. Greenthal, Best Lawyers® 2017 Environmental Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Albany, NY

Franchise

  • Arthur L. Pressman, Best Lawyers® 2017 Franchise Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Boston, MA

Health Care

  • Michele A. Masucci, Best Lawyer ® 2017 Health Care Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Long Island, NY

Litigation

  • Samuel Goldblatt, Best Lawyers® 2017 Product Liability Litigation “Lawyer of the Year" in Boston, MA
  • Carolyn G. Nussbaum, Best Lawyers® 2017 Litigation – Labor and Employment “Lawyer of the Year" in Rochester, NY
  • Susan C. Roney, Best Lawyers® 2017 Civil Rights Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Buffalo, NY
  • David M. Schraver, Best Lawyers® 2017 Bet-the-Company Litigation “Lawyer of the Year” in Rochester, NY
  • Christopher D. Thomas, Best Lawyers® 2017 Litigation – Construction “Lawyer of the Year” in Rochester, NY

The Best Lawyers in America© is the oldest peer-review publication in the legal profession. The attorneys honored as “Lawyers of the Year” received particularly high ratings in Best Lawyers’ comprehensive peer-review surveys for their abilities, professionalism, and integrity. Only a single lawyer in each practice area and designated metropolitan area is honored as the “Lawyer of the Year,” making this accolade particularly significant.

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