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Litigation



We are laser-focused on our clients’ business interests and objectives working as a partner to develop and execute tailored strategies closely aligned with their business objectives. We secure solutions—whether in or out of court—to keep the business moving forward.

Associate

San Francisco

415-984-8413

Associate

Boston

617-345-1302

Associate

Boston

617-345-1019

Associate

San Francisco

415-984-8312

Associate

Boston

617-345-1203

Associate

San Francisco

415-984-8216

Associate

Chicago

312-977-4150

Associate

Boston

617-345-1097

Associate

Chicago

312-977-4347

Associate

Rochester

585-263-1362

Associate

Los Angeles

213-629-6098

Associate

Buffalo

716-853-8118

Associate

Boston

617-345-1369

Associate

Los Angeles

213-629-6031

Associate

Boston

617-345-1249

Associate

Boston

617-345-1059

Associate

Providence

401-454-1046

Associate

Chicago

312-977-4429

Associate

Chicago

312-977-4642

Associate

Rochester

585-263-1494

Associate

Boston

617-345-1281

Associate

Chicago

312-977-4361

Associate

Long Island

516-832-7634

Associate

Chicago

312-977-4453

Associate

Los Angeles

213-629-6117

Associate

Boston

617-345-1080

Associate

Chicago

312-425-3944

Associate

Los Angeles

213-629-6012

Associate

Providence

401-454-1127

Associate

Hong Kong

+852 2167 0803

Associate

Manchester

603-628-4077

Associate

Hong Kong

+852 2171 6429

Associate

Long Island

516-832-7632

Associate

Boston

617-345-1238

Associate

Boston

617-345-1084

Associate

Chicago

312-977-4421

Associate

Chicago

312-977-4401

Associate

Manchester

603-628-4031

Associate

Rochester

585-263-1711

Associate

San Francisco

415-984-8350

Associate

San Francisco

415-984-8267

Associate

Boston

617-345-1135

Associate

Los Angeles

213-629-6145

Associate

New York

212-940-3052

Associate

Los Angeles

213-629-6048

Associate

Long Island

516-832-7616

Associate

Hong Kong

+852 2171 6477

Associate

Long Island

516-832-7630

Associate

Chicago

312-977-4435

Associate

Chicago

312-977-4451

Associate

Washington, DC

202-585-8035

Associate

Manchester

603-628-4074

Associate

Boston

617-345-1153

Associate

Long Island

516-832-7628

Associate

Rochester

585-263-1473

Associate

Boston

617-345-1073

Associate

San Francisco

415-984-8488

Associate

San Francisco

415-984-8372

Associate

Boston

617-345-1334

Associate

Boston

617-345-1029

Associate

Chicago

312-977-4397

Associate

Washington, DC

202-585-8086

Associate

San Francisco

415-984-8271

Associate

Hong Kong

+852 2171 6439

Associate

Hong Kong

+852 2171 6438

Associate

Chicago

312-977-4385

Associate

San Francisco

415-984-8419

Associate

New York

212-940-3104

Associate

Washington, DC

202-585-8034

Associate

Washington, DC

202-585-8422

Associate

Washington, DC

202-585-8505

Associate

Chicago

312-977-4448

Consultant

Hong Kong

+852 2171 6408

Consultant

Hong Kong

+852 2171 6423

Counsel

Long Island

516-832-7506

Counsel

Buffalo

716-853-8122

Counsel

San Francisco

415-984-8261

Counsel

Boston

617-345-1071

Counsel

Rochester

585-263-1561

Counsel

Rochester

585-263-1265

Counsel

Rochester

585-263-1087

Counsel

Washington, DC

202-585-8234

Counsel

Los Angeles

213-629-6073

Counsel

Washington, DC

202-585-8210

Counsel

Rochester

585-263-1581

Counsel

Buffalo

716-853-8102

Counsel

Los Angeles

213-629-6033

Counsel

Boston

617-345-1264

Counsel

Washington, DC

202-585-8191

Counsel

San Francisco

415-984-8281

Counsel

Providence

401-454-1116

Counsel

Rochester

585-263-1322

Counsel

Chicago

312-977-4154

Counsel

Buffalo

716-853-8125

Counsel

Chicago

312-425-8641

Counsel

Chicago

312-425-8563

Counsel

Chicago

312-977-4416

Counsel

New York

212-940-3085

Counsel

Los Angeles

213-629-6121

Counsel

Los Angeles

213-629-6186

Counsel

Chicago

312-425-3973

Counsel

New York

212-950-3050

Counsel

Washington, DC

202-585-8027

Counsel

New York

212-940-3098

Counsel

San Francisco

415-984-8262

Department Attorney

Chicago

312-977-4394

Department Attorney

Chicago

312-977-4131

Department Attorney

Boston

617-345-1213

Department Attorney

Providence

401-454-1133

Department Attorney

Boston

617-345-1176

Department Attorney

Long Island

516-832-7637

Department Attorney

Providence

401-454-1027

E-Discovery Services Professional

Rochester

585-263-1107

E-Discovery Services Professional

Boston

617-345-1145

E-Discovery Services Professional

Rochester

585-263-1208

E-Discovery Services Professional

Chicago

312-977-9215

E-Discovery Services Professional

New York

212-493-6645

Investigative Director

Washington, DC

202-585-8314

Investigative Director

Washington, DC

202-585-8326

Of Counsel

Rochester

585-263-1488

Of Counsel

Rochester

585-263-1341

Paralegal

New York

212-940-3720

Paralegal

Albany

518-427-2658

Paralegal

Buffalo

716-853-8111

Paralegal

Providence

401-454-1169

Paralegal

Buffalo

716-853-8119

Paralegal

Rochester

585-263-1364

Paralegal

Washington, DC

202-585-8732

Paralegal

Manchester

603-628-4004

Paralegal

Washington, DC

202-585-8147

Paralegal

Chicago

312-977-4641

Paralegal

Rochester

585-263-1722

Paralegal

Chicago

312-425-8612

Paralegal

Chicago

312-977-4467

Paralegal

Long Island

516-832-7527

Partner

Los Angeles

213-629-6076

Partner

Rochester

585-263-1232

Partner

New York

212-940-3041

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-8309

Partner

Providence

401-454-1015

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-8409

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-8311

Partner

Providence

401-454-1042

Partner

Boston

617-345-1109

Partner

Boston

617-345-1325

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-8253

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-8275

Partner

Manchester

603-628-4047

Partner

Washington, DC

202-585-8818

Partner

Manchester

603-628-4016

Partner

Boston

617-345-1258

Partner

New York

212-940-3004

Partner

Albany

518-427-2652

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-8233

Partner

New York

212-940-3152

Partner

Washington, DC

202-585-8401

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-8364

Partner

Washington, DC

202-585-8319

Partner

Boston

617-345-1119

Partner

Boston

617-345-6145

Partner

New York

212-940-3017

Partner

Boston

617-345-6154

Partner

Long Island

516-832-7597

Partner

Buffalo

716-853-8132

Partner

Boston

617-345-1113

Partner

Rochester

585-263-1558

Partner

Boston

617-345-1150

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-8248

Partner

New York

212-940-3045

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-8382

Partner

Buffalo

716-853-8134

Partner

Providence

401-454-1020

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-5093

Partner

Boston

617-345-6188

Partner

Boston

617-345-1220

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-8286

Partner

Los Angeles

213-629-6053

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-5008

Partner

Boston

617-345-1177

Partner

Rochester

585-263-1065

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-8385

Partner

Long Island

516-832-7543

Partner

Washington, DC

202-585-8265

Partner

Chicago

312-977-4366

Partner

Los Angeles

213-629-6097

Partner

Chicago

312-977-4403

Partner

Chicago

312-425-8684

Partner

Los Angeles

213-629-6122

Partner

Boston

617-345-1217

Partner

Chicago

312-425-8513

Partner

Rochester

585-263-1066

Partner

Hong Kong

+852 2171 6417

Partner

Chicago

312-425-8542

Partner

Providence

401-454-1018

Partner

Washington, DC

202-585-8207

Partner

Long Island

516-832-7613

Partner

Boston

617-345-1324

Partner

Boston

617-345-6054

Partner

Washington, DC

202-585-8395

Partner

Boston

617-345-1058

Partner

Chicago

312-425-8514

Partner

Chicago

312-425-8515

Partner

Boston

617-345-1371

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-8333

Partner

Los Angeles

213-629-6019

Partner

Chicago

312-977-4158

Partner

Rochester

585-263-1147

Partner

Los Angeles

213-629-6190

Partner

Rochester

585-263-1037

Partner

Los Angeles

213-629-6179

Partner

Chicago

312-977-4488

Partner

Chicago

312-977-4443

Partner

Los Angeles

213-629-6163

Partner

Rochester

585-263-1386

Partner

Boston

617-345-1065

Partner

Manchester

603-628-4027

Partner

Rochester

585-263-1395

Partner

Boston

617-345-1318

Partner

Chicago

312-425-3971

Partner

Los Angeles

213-629-6161

Partner

Washington, DC

202-585-8220

Partner

Boston

617-345-1337

Partner

Providence

401-454-1019

Partner

Washington, DC

202-585-8770

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-8377

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-8298

Partner

Boston

617-345-1031

Partner

Rochester

585-263-1012

Partner

Chicago

312-977-4411

Partner

Chicago

312-977-4875

Partner

Long Island

516-832-7586

Partner

Providence

401-454-1016

Partner

Chicago

312-425-8552

Partner

Boston

617-345-6057

Partner

Albany

518-427-2687

Partner

Los Angeles

213-629-6041

Partner

Albany

518-427-2664

Partner

Boston

617-345-6183

Partner

Chicago

312-977-4460

Partner

Albany

518-427-2677

Partner

Chicago

312-977-4860

Partner

Washington, DC

202-585-8322

Partner

Chicago

312-977-4482

Partner

Chicago

312-977-4887

Partner

Chicago

312-977-4465

Partner

Chicago

312-425-8534

Partner

Providence

401-454-1040

Partner

Chicago

312-977-4396

Partner

Chicago

312-977-4881

Partner

Chicago

312-977-4447

Partner

Washington, DC

202-585-8368

Partner

Buffalo

716-853-8141

Partner

Rochester

585-263-1644

Partner

Boston

617-345-1335

Partner

San Francisco

415-984-8315

Partner

Washington, DC

202-585-8036

Partner

Chicago

312-977-9224

Partner

Washington, DC

202-585-8189

Partner

Chicago

312-977-4418

Partner Retired

Chicago

312-977-4322

Patent Agent

Los Angeles

213-629-6166

Patent Agent

Boston

617-345-1013

Professional Staff

San Francisco

415-984-8258

Professional Staff

New York

212-224-7613

Professional Staff

San Francisco

415-984-8272

Professional Staff

Rochester

585-263-1293

Senior Counsel

Washington, DC

202-585-8312

Senior Counsel

Washington, DC

202-585-8345

Senior Counsel

Buffalo

716-853-8101

Senior Counsel

Boston

617-345-1326

Senior Counsel

New York

212-940-3027

Senior Counsel

Boston

617-345-1131

Senior Counsel

Los Angeles

213-629-6015

Senior Counsel

Washington, DC

202-585-8855

Senior Counsel

Boston

617-345-1231

Senior Counsel

San Francisco

415-984-8450

Trainee Solicitor

Hong Kong

+852 2171 6416

Contacts

Scott O'Connell

Partner
Chair, Litigation Department

soconnell@nixonpeabody.com

Phone: 617-345-1150

Joseph J. Ortego

Partner
Chief Diversity Officer
Vice-chair, Litigation Department
Chair, NP Trial®
Leader, Aviation

jortego@nixonpeabody.com

Phone: 212-940-3045

Ethan E. Trull

Partner
Vice-chair, Litigation Department

etrull@nixonpeabody.com

Phone: 312-977-4447

Staci Jennifer Riordan

Partner
Vice-chair, Litigation Department
Leader, Fashion Practice

sriordan@nixonpeabody.com

Phone: 213-629-6041

  • U.S. News/Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms” 2020 ranked as National Tier One in Appellate Practice, Commercial Litigation, Litigation—Construction, Litigation—Labor & Employment, Litigation—Real Estate, and Mass Tort Litigation/Class Actions—Defendants. In addition, many Nixon Peabody practices received Tier 1 rankings at the regional level in the following geographies: Albany, NY; Boston; Buffalo; Chicago; Long Island; Los Angeles; Manchester, NH; New York City; Providence, RI; Rochester, NY; San Francisco; and Washington, DC; 2016 “Law Firm of the Year” in Health Care Law
  • BTI Litigation Outlook 2019
    • “Most Feared in Litigation” Honor Roll
  • Benchmark: Litigation 2018   
    • Northeast Regional Firm of the Year
    • Eight litigation attorneys recognized as “local litigation stars”
    • Top-tier litigation recognition in MA, NH and recommended in RI
  • BTI Litigation Outlook 2016
  • Chambers USA/Global
  • Legal 500

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