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NIXON PEABODY PARTNER STEPHEN JONES RECOGNIZED AS A RISING STAR BY THE NEW YORK LAW JOURNAL
Nixon Peabody's Stephen Jones has been recognized by The New York Law Journal as a Rising Star.
The 2014 class of New York Law Journal Rising Stars includes attorneys 40 years of age and under from every sector of the bar—large and small firms, public interest agencies, academia, government and corporations. Judging from the nominations submitted on their behalf, these lawyers exhibit the first-rate legal skills, keen judgment, creativity and dedication that have made a lasting impression on their colleagues and clients.
Rising Stars handle sophisticated securities, antitrust, intellectual property and complex litigations for some of the world’s most powerful corporations, individuals, institutions and governments. They defend the city and state, take on the toughest criminal challenges, deliver crucial arguments in trial and appellate courts, and represent immigrants, women and families in distress. They have tapped their entrepreneurial spirits and build their own successful businesses. They are passionate about public service and have created novel and innovative pro bono and community opportunities.