Nixon Peabody is parting ways with 20 attorneys and 36 staffers -- just the latest in a long string of law firm layoffs. A firm spokeswoman offered few details about the cuts, except to say that they affect only the firm's U.S. offices. Nixon Peabody has locations in 15 U.S cities, as well as four international offices. The spokeswoman declined to say what practice areas were hit with attorney layoffs and if the departing attorneys are all associates.
Nixon Peabody Lays Off 20 Lawyers and 36 Staff
The National Law Journal
February 11, 2009