ProfessionalsNicholas A. Handler
An associate in the Litigation Department, Nick Handler focuses his practice on complex civil litigation, with a particular emphasis on securities, commercial and antitrust matters. Nick also has briefed appeals before the U.S. Supreme Court and the federal courts of appeal. He previously served as a law clerk to Judge John M. Walker, Jr. of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.
In addition to his litigation practice, Nick has served as the Secretary of the New York City Bar Association’s Task Force on National Security and Rule of Law, now known as the Task Force on the Rule of Law. He has also acted as a civilian monitor for the military commission trials held at the U.S. Naval Base in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. Nick maintains an active pro bono practice in both state and federal courts.