Nixon Peabody attorneys recognized as leaders in their field by Chambers USA

April 23, 2020

Media Relations Manager
Courtney DeMesme-Anders

Boston, MA. Chambers and Partners today announced its 2020 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business. Chambers named 54 Nixon Peabody attorneys as leaders in their field across a variety of industry practices and regions, including receiving the top Band 1 ranking in eight categories of legal practice.

Nixon Peabody’s Franchise & Distribution practice and Health Care practice each earned notable Chambers USA accolades as nationally recognized practices.

19 Nixon Peabody Practices Earned State Recognition


  • Health Care


  • Bankruptcy/Restructuring
  • Corporate/M&A
  • Environment
  • Labor & Employment
  • Litigation: General Commercial
  • Real Estate

New Hampshire

  • Corporate/Commercial
  • Litigation: General Commercial

New York

  • Energy: State Regulatory & Wholesale Electric Market
  • Environment
  • Health Care

Rhode Island

  • Labor & Employment
  • Litigation: General Commercial

Upstate New York

  • Corporate/M&A
  • Environment
  • Labor & Employment
  • Litigation: General Commercial
  • Real Estate

Chambers USA Recognized 54 Nixon Peabody attorneys as leaders in their field

  • Bruce Baker—Real Estate, New York (Upstate)
  • Anthony Barron—Construction, California
  • John Beals—Investment Funds: Investor Representation, Nationwide; Private Equity: Fund Formation, Massachusetts
  • Paul Bouton—Real Estate, Massachusetts
  • Lori Bowman—Real Estate, New York (Upstate)
  • Jeffrey Brenner—Litigation: General Commercial, Rhode Island
  • Ashley Champion—Real Estate, New York (Upstate)
  • William Codinha—Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations, Massachusetts
  • Richard Cogen—Energy: State Regulatory & Wholesale Electric Market, New York
  • Stacie Collier—Labor & Employment, Rhode Island
  • Roderick Devlin—Projects: PPP, Nationwide
  • Peter Egan—Health Care, New York
  • Thomas Fahey—Health Care, Illinois
  • Steven Feirman—Franchising, Nationwide
  • Kevin Fitzgerald—Litigation: General Commercial, New Hampshire
  • Jill Gordon—Health Care, California
  • Lori Green—Corporate/M&A, New York (Upstate)
  • James Hatem—Corporate/Commercial, New Hampshire
  • Stephen Jones—Labor & Employment, New York (Upstate)
  • Brian Kelly—Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations, Massachusetts
  • Andrew Loewinger—Franchising, Nationwide
  • Jared Lusk—Real Estate, New York (Upstate)
  • David Martland—Antitrust, Massachusetts; Corporate/M&A, Massachusetts; Private Equity: Venture Capital Investment, Massachusetts
  • Michele Masucci—Health Care, New York
  • Thomas McCord—Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation, Massachusetts
  • Richard McGuirk—Litigation, General Commercial, New York (Upstate)
  • Neal McNamara—Labor & Employment, Rhode Island
  • Victor Milione—Bankruptcy/Restructuring, Massachusetts
  • Peter Millock—Health Care, New York
  • Carolyn Nussbaum—Litigation: General Commercial, New York (Upstate)
  • Scott O’Connell—Litigation: General Commercial, New Hampshire
  • Gregory O’Shaughnessy—Corporate/M&A, Massachusetts
  • John Partigan—Corporate/M&A & Private Equity, District of Columbia
  • Andrew Prescott—Labor & Employment, Rhode Island
  • Steven Richard—Litigation: General Commercial, Rhode Island
  • Tyler Savage—Corporate/M&A, New York (Upstate)
  • Julie Seymour—Health Care, Illinois
  • Todd Shinaman—Labor & Employment, New York (Upstate)
  • Ruth Silman—Environment, Massachusetts
  • Daniel Sklar—Bankruptcy/Restructuring, New Hampshire
  • Jeffrey Tanenbaum—Labor & Employment, California
  • Philip Taub—Corporate/Commercial, New Hampshire
  • Christopher Thomas—Litigation: General Commercial, New York (Upstate)
  • Todd Tidgewell—Corporate/M&A, New York (Upstate)
  • Scott Turner—Environment, New York and New York (Upstate)
  • Kendal Tyre—Franchising, Nationwide
  • David Vicinanzo—Litigation: White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations, New Hampshire
  • Stanley Widger—Energy: State Regulatory & Wholesale Electric Market, New York
  • Jeremy Wolk—Corporate/M&A, New York (Upstate)
  • Stephen Zubiago—Corporate/Commercial, Rhode Island

Two Nixon Peabody partners earned Chambers USA’s “Up & Coming” recognition

  • Dan Deane—Litigation: General Commercial, New Hampshire
  • Kimberly Harding—Labor & Employment, New York (Upstate)

Rochester real estate attorney recognized as a Chambers USA “Senior Statesman”

  • Thomas Greiner—Real Estate, New York (Upstate)

Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business is a legal benchmark on practitioners’ legal ability, professional conduct, client service, commercial awareness, diligence, and commitment. The survey is conducted by Chambers and Partners, a leading global directory in the legal industry.

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