Nixon Peabody LLP
is one of the largest multipractice law firms
in the United States, with offices in seventeen cities in the United States, and in London, Paris, and Shanghai. It has more than eight hundred attorneys
in twenty-five major practice areas. The firm ranks #71 on Vault
's top 100 law firms and #64 on the American Lawyer
Clients include emerging and middle-market businesses, national and multinational corporations, financial institutions, public entities, educational and not-for-profit institutions, and individuals. The firm represents clients such as JetBlue
, Constellation Brands
, Corning Incorporated, and Gannett
Co., among others. Additionally, the firm has represented parties in the financing of new stadiums for the Mets
. The firm has nearly thirty teams that focus on specific industries or areas of law.
Nixon ranked 66th on Fortune Magazine
's Best Companies to Work for in 2008, the third time the firm has appeared on the list.
Nixon Peabody was formed by the 1999 merger of two firms that began practicing more than a century ago: Nixon, Hargrave, Devans & Doyle LLP and Peabody & Brown. Nixon Hargrave was originally a Rochester, New York
, firm that had grown to become one of the largest law firms in New... Read More