Stacey P. Nakasian
Stacey Nakasian has over thirty years’ experience litigating complex commercial issues and leads the firm’s litigation practice. She is known for her proactive and tenacious approach that both achieves results and advances her clients’ needs and goals.
Adept at crafting litigation strategies tailored to her clients’ business objectives, Stacey has prevailed in a wide range of cases including director and officer liability claims and shareholder disputes, construction litigation, fiduciary liability cases, intellectual property lawsuits and non-compete claims, and insurance coverage disputes.
She continues to be a resource for business interruption insurance disputes resulting from COVID-19 shutdowns, and was featured in a 2020 Rhode Island Lawyers Weekly article on “Force Majeure.” and provided in-depth commentary for a 2021 Rhode Island Lawyers Weekly regarding a Superior Court ruling in what may be Rhode Island’s first ruling in a business interruption insurance coverage.
Stacey is certified as an arbitrator by the American Arbitration Association and was noted in Rhode Island Monthly’s Professional Excellence in the Law 2021 for the practice area of Arbitration and Mediation.
She has been recognized as Lawyer-of-the-Year in the Providence metro region by Best Lawyers four (4) times: for 2022 and 2013 in the practice area of Intellectual Property Litigation, and in 2019 and 2015 as Lawyer-of-the-Year for Trusts and Estates Litigation.
She continues to be honored as a Best Lawyer by US News & World Report and by Chambers USA: America’s Leading Guide for Business for the categories of commercial litigation, trusts and estates, IP, shareholder disputes, securities and insurance coverage disputes.