Legal 500 recognizes Nixon Peabody attorneys in annual ranking



August 02, 2018

Media Relations Manager
Geneva Youel
gyouel@nixonpeabody.com
213-629-6058

Boston, MA. The Legal 500, which highlights firms and attorneys providing cutting-edge and innovative advice to corporate counsel, has recognized a number of Nixon Peabody attorneys and practices in its annual ranking. Legal 500’s rankings are based on feedback from 300,000 clients worldwide, submissions from law firms and private practice lawyers, and a team of researchers.

Nixon Peabody has been recommended in the following six practice areas:

  • Dispute resolution—Product liability, mass tort and class action: Toxic tort— Defense
  • Industry focus—Healthcare: Service providers
  • Industry focus—Transport: Aviation and air travel—Litigation
  • Intellectual property—Trade secrets (litigation and non-contentious matters)
  • M&A/corporate and commercial—M&A: Middle-market (sub-$500M)
  • Real estate—Construction (including construction litigation)

In addition to these practice rankings, partner Joseph Ortego, vice-chair of the firm’s Litigation Department, was listed as a “Leading Lawyer” in the area of “Industry focus—Transport: Aviation and air travel - Litigation” and partner David Martland, head of the firm’s Corporate practice group, was listed as a “Leading Lawyer” in the area of “M&A/Corporate and commercial—M&A: Middle-market (sub-$500M).” Twenty-nine Nixon Peabody lawyers were recognized as recommended attorneys in The Legal 500 United States 2018 editorial.

Appellate

  • Sarah Andre
  • Thaddeus Stauber

Dispute resolution—Product liability, mass tort and class action: Toxic tort—Defense

  • Thomas Mealiffe
  • Lauren Michals
  • Joseph Ortego
  • Michael Philippi
  • Vivian Quinn

Industry focus—Healthcare: Service providers

  • Christopher Browning
  • Peter Egan
  • Jill Gordon
  • Rebecca Simone
  • Michael Taubin

Industry focus—Transport: Aviation and air travel—Litigation

  • Brian Dalrymple
  • Eric Strain

Intellectual property—Trade secrets (litigation and non-contentious matters)

  • Shawn Hansen
  • Robert Weikert

M&A/Corporate and commercial—M&A: Middle-market (sub-$500M)

  • Thomas Gaynor
  • Lori Green
  • Jinjian Huang
  • Christopher Keefe
  • Haydon Keitner
  • Brian Krob
  • Daniel McAvoy
  • Gregory O’Shaughnessy
  • John Partigan

Real estate—Construction (including construction litigation)

  • Anthony Barron
  • Jeffrey Brenner
  • John Foust
  • Darren Miller
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