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Bernard Nash

Washington, DC, USA USA Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
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Bernard Nash has a premier state attorneys general practice. He represents major clients, including Fortune 100 companies, in investigations and litigation.
"He has the rare combination of immediate responsiveness as well as deep experience in his subject matter. When facing a vexing situation, he almost always recognizes a pattern from prior work experience that points to the correct path forward. His relationships and analytical insights are equally impressive. For the right client, retaining Bernie Nash can be transformative to their business."
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Bernard Nash is a pioneer in the representation of corporate clients before state attorneys general, forming the first state AG practice 40 years ago and founding Cozen O’Connor’s State AG Practice in 2015. Under Bernie’s leadership it has become the country’s largest and premier practice devoted to defending companies being investigated or sued by state AGs and resolving state AG disputes.

Bernie has litigated or favorably settled multiple billion-dollar cases and other high-stakes matters involving all 50 states; successfully shepherded multi-billion-dollar mergers through the state AG approval process; litigated multiple First Amendment cases; and argued before the U.S. Supreme Court. His clients include market-leading multi-national corporations in the telecommunications, financial services, technology & software, retail, energy, automotive, hospitality and pharmaceuticals industries.

Career

Former trial attorney and special counsel for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.

Counsel to the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Antitrust and Monopoly from 1971 - 77, in which capacity he drafted the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Act of 1976.

Publications

Bernie is the co-editor of the State AG Report, a weekly blog with state AG news and updates, and co-host of State AG Pulse, a limited edition podcast.

Expert in these Jurisdictions

Admitted in Maryland, New York and the District of Columbia

Awards

Lifetime Achievement Award

Brooklyn Law School

2018

Education

Brooklyn Law School

JD cum laude

0 - 1966

City College of New York

BBA

0 - 1963

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Bernard Nash

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