Rochester businesses are transitioning to deliver the next generation of services and technologies. And once again, building on its history of innovation, Nixon Peabody is at the forefront.
We help transform business plans into corporate enterprises, providing financing, intellectual property counsel and other legal services to new and established companies.
And as new businesses emerge in Upstate New York, we continue to support Rochester’s corporate leaders as they evolve and take on the challenges of the current and future business environment. Focused industry teams bring deep experience and honed foresight in the medical technology, financial services, consumer products, food and energy industries. We have the knowledge and experience to help our clients with real estate, workforce, securities and financing needs.
When disputes surface, our litigators and trial lawyers in Rochester combine unmatched tenacity and creativity with their industry knowledge to craft practical and efficient solutions that get clients back to business. Our team members bring the talent, resources and diverse experience of a national law firm to handle the difficult and important issues for businesses, whether complex litigations or class actions, or protection of intellectual property. Together with our colleagues, we appear in courts locally and around the world. And as tomorrow’s entrepreneurs join the ranks of individuals and families who have built successful enterprises in Rochester, our trusts and estates attorneys will assure they have a financial plan for the future.
With deep roots in the Rochester community and steadfast commitment to its future, we are leaders in the community in providing pro bono service and unmatched support to the boards of our newest and oldest cultural institutions, maintaining a diverse workplace and operating with sustainable practices.
- Are Student-Athletes Employees? A lot of money is at stake
Rochester Business Journal | April 11, 2014
Rochester partner Jeff LaBarge developed this column with Long Island Labor & Employment partner Dan Rizzi and associate Alex Gallin discussing the National Labor Relations Board decision over whether student athletes are “employees.”
- 2014 Best of the Web Awards
Rochester Business Journal | April 9, 2014
Nixon Peabody is highlighted as the 2014 “Best of the Web” award winner for the legal services industry. The annual award recognizes Rochester’s best business websites in a number of industries.
- Proposal on Privilege Logs Seeks to Trim Costs, Save Time
Commercial Litigation Insider | April 4, 2014
Rochester Products: Class Action, Trade & Industry Representation partner David Tennant is quoted in this feature article on the proposed rule issued by the Office of Court Administration that would modify privilege log practice in the Commercial Division to streamline the process and ease the burden and costs on litigants. David co-authored the amendment.