Nossaman LLP

Practice/Organization Description

Nossaman LLP is an innovative national law firm with 160 professionals working seamlessly across the United States in offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Orange County, Sacramento, Washington, DC, Austin, and Arlington. For over 70 years, Nossaman has delivered the highest quality legal expertise and policy advice to our clients nationwide. We have earned our reputation as a law firm that is “Making It Happen” for clients by virtue of the energy, passion, and professionalism that our attorneys and policy advisors put into their work. We provide practical and cost-effective advice that produces results – deals get closed, lawsuits are won, and innovative projects get delivered.

We are proud to serve our clients who are a diverse mix of public and private entities including multinational corporations, governmental agencies, hospitals, developers, financial institutions, utilities, trade associations, nonprofits, and individuals.

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Practice Areas

- Corporate

- Eminent Domain and Valuation

- Employment

- Environment and Land Use

- Financial Services and Bankruptcy

- Healthcare

- Infrastructure

- Insurance Coverage

- Intellectual Property and Media

- Litigation

- Public Pensions and Investments

- Public Policy

- Real Estate

- Water

Honors and Awards

Chambers and Partners continually recognizes Nossaman’s Environment & Land Use, Healthcare and Infrastructure Practice Groups in its guide to top law firms in the U.S. Nossaman’s Infrastructure Practice Group was also named a top tier firm in Chambers Global 2013.

The National Law Journal named Nossaman to its "Midsize Hot List," a special feature that highlights 20 of the nation's leading midsize law firms, in 2014 and 2011, as well as its 2013 “NLJ 350" list of largest law firms in the United States.

Nossaman was named a "California Powerhouse" by Law360 in 2014 and was part of the "Law360 400" inaugural list of the largest law firms in the U.S.

After a Nossaman team obtained a $169 million federal jury verdict against three former officers of the failed bank IndyMac on behalf of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), National Law Journal ranked the verdict as number 13 in its annual national "Top Verdicts" list. The verdict was also recognized by the Daily Journal as having the most significant impact of any plaintiff's verdict in California in 2012 and for being the second largest dollar verdict in the state.

Infrastructure Journal has consistently ranked Nossaman as a top transport legal advisor in North America.

Law360 named Nossaman to its list of the top five Project Finance Practice Groups of 2012 and 2013.

In the 2013 edition of "Best Law Firms" published by U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers, Nossaman ranked in the top tier of law firms for Railroad Law and Transportation Law nationwide.

BTI Consulting Group recognized Nossaman for superior client focus in its Survey of Client Service Performance for Law Firms, based on feedback from corporate counsel at Fortune 1000 companies.

Best Lawyers and Super Lawyers recognize Nossaman attorneys in their annual publications year-after-year, based on peer-review surveys.

Since 2008, United States Lawyer Rankings has named a Nossaman partner among the top-10 environmental lawyers in the country.


777 South Figueroa Street
34th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90017 , United States

  • 213.612.7800
  • 213.612.7801

Areas of Practice
  • Administrative Law
  • Antitrust & Trade Regulation
  • Bankruptcy
  • Commercial Law & Contracts
  • Communications & Media Law
  • Construction Law
  • Debtor/Creditor
  • Elections & Politics
  • Energy & Utilities
  • Environmental Law
  • Finance & Banking
  • Government
  • Health
  • Immigration Law
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • International Law & Trade
  • Labor & Employment Law
  • Litigation
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Real Estate
  • Securities Law
  • Taxation
  • Transportation
  • Zoning, Planning & Land Use
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Other U.S. Locations
  • California
  • D.C.
  • Texas
  • Virginia
Number of Attorneys

100+ Attorneys

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