BEN NAGIN represents clients in their most complex and hard-fought disputes. His engagements span myriad industries and legal claims, including significant antitrust, M&A, consumer finance, securities, license agreement, structured products, restructuring and business tort disputes. Ben also has represented financial institutions, global health and pharmaceutical companies and other corporations as plaintiffs in the enforcement of significant contractual rights. Ben has extensive trial experience in state and federal courts, including in the Southern District of New York, bankruptcy courts and the New York State Commercial Division.
Ben is listed as a peer-reviewed “Best Lawyer” in the 2015 through 2021 editions of The Best Lawyers in America in Commercial Litigation. A client in the 2020 edition commented that Ben’s “strategic thinking, command of the law, attention to detail and professionalism are unparalleled. He is the lawyer you want and need when you are faced with a thorny dispute.” Clients in the 2018 edition commented that Ben is “quick to understand the commercial imperatives, always strategic in outlook” and has “an operating style that is pragmatic and easy to work with. If you have a complex commercial dispute, you want Ben on your side.” Another client has commented that Ben is “creative, savvy and practical” and “the lawyer you want in a dog fight.” In the U.S. News & World Report’s ranking of the firm in 2015 as a “Best Firm for Commercial Litigation,” client comments refer to Ben as “an excellent operator” in “difficult litigation.” Ben also has been named in Super Lawyers 2018 and 2019 as “Top Rated for Business Litigation in New York.”