Developing innovative pricing structures and alternative fee agreement models that deliver additional value for our clients.
Advancing professional knowledge and offering credits for attorneys, staff and other professionals.
Helping clients respond correctly when a crisis occurs.
Providing our clients with legal, strategic, and practical advice to make transformational changes in their organizations.
Leveraging law and technology to deliver sound solutions.
Delivering seamless service through partnerships across the globe.
Leveraging leading-edge technology to guide change and create seamless, collaborative experiences for clients and attorneys.
Industry-leading conferences focused on affordable housing, tax credits, and more.
Providing actionable information to support strategic decision-making.
Teaming with clients to advance sustainable projects, mitigate the effects of climate change, and protect our planet.
Offering a range of investment management and fiduciary services.
Bringing together companies and investors for tomorrow’s new deals.
Offering fresh insights on cases that are delayed, over budget, or off-target from the desired resolution.
Courtroom-ready lawyers who can resolve disputes early on clients’ terms or prevail at trial before a judge or jury.
Creating positive impact in our communities through increasing equity, access, and opportunity.
CEO and Managing Partner
Stephen D. Zubiago is CEO and Managing Partner of Nixon Peabody LLP, an AmLaw 100 firm committed to delivering positive results to our clients and to the communities we serve.
Stephen leads 1,250 colleagues, including 600 attorneys, in 15 offices across the United States and worldwide. As a healthcare lawyer and experienced industry leader, Stephen understands that client service is at the core of everything we do. He knows that great client service emanates from establishing trusting relationships, building deep and diverse teams of problem-solvers, and seeking solutions with energy and enthusiasm.
In my role as CEO and Managing Partner, I lead a team of firm partners and experienced professionals responsible for managing the firm’s business and strategic initiatives. Our firm has enjoyed great success in recent years, and we are confident in our future, with excellence in client service as our guiding principle.
I am focused on enhancing relationships with our clients, establishing relationships with new clients, expanding our knowledge of client industries, attracting and retaining top talent, and anticipating and capitalizing on future opportunities that can contribute to our clients’ success.
The legal industry is rapidly changing as clients require industry focused services in order to compete and thrive. We will enhance our industry focused teams in order to provide services that our clients value, and expand our efforts to build a diverse and inclusive firm, reflecting our clients and the communities we serve.
This article mentions Managing Partner and CEO Steve Zubiago, who will interview Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan for his economic outlook and insights during a March 23 summit of Rhode Island business leaders.
In this article, Managing Partner and CEO Steve Zubiago discusses our firm’s DEI initiatives, NP’s success in attracting and retaining talent, and how we have incorporated greater diversity in our firm’s leadership positions. He also covers how the legal profession continues to evolve and his outlook for the broader business community.
This article spotlights the 2023 new partner class, which includes Long Island Healthcare partner Jason Chimon; Boston Intellectual Property partner Ravi Braich; New York City Complex Disputes partner Alper Tosun; Affordable Housing & Real Estate partners Julia Casteleiro, Ari Glatt, and Kathie Soroka of New York and Ian O’Banion from San Francisco; and Washington, DC Community Development Finance partner Emily McKinney. The article also quotes CEO and Managing Partner Steve Zubiago.
This article profiles Managing Partner and CEO Steve Zubiago following his recognition as one of the publication’s “Leaders and Achievers” for 2022. Steve discusses how NP has been able to maintain outstanding client service, attract and retain top talent, and embrace the opportunity to make transformational changes to reach the firm’s goals despite challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Marquette University, J.D.
Brown University, B.A.
Stephen was selected, through a peer-review survey, for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2023 in the fields of Administrative/Regulatory Law; Health Care Law; and Insurance Law. He has been listed in Best Lawyers since 2007.
He is a member of Nixon Peabody’s nationally recognized Health Care practice.
Stephen been consistently ranked in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business for Corporate/Commercial (Rhode Island) year over year. He has also been recognized in Chambers USA as “Eminent Practitioner”.
He has also been recognized as a “Rhode Island Super Lawyer” in Health Care and Administrative Law based on a peer-review survey by Thomson Reuters from.
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