Robert Nies, a member of the firm’s Bankruptcy and Creditors’ Rights Group, has served the business community for more than 25 years, advising on a wide range of bankruptcy and creditors’ rights issues, complex commercial litigations and mediations.
Rob has extensive nationwide experience in the areas of corporate insolvency and reorganization. He also has a niche litigation practice that pursues the fraudulent transfer of assets – particularly through the unlawful use of alter ego and successor entities – in state court litigation and subsequent bankruptcy filings.
A successful mediator in all aspects of bankruptcy and commercial litigation, Rob is a founding member and former master in both the New Jersey Bankruptcy Inns of Court and the Justice Marie L. Garibaldi American Inn of Court for Alternative Dispute Resolution. He brings a unique perspective to creative problem solving in the areas of bankruptcy and related litigation.
On September 1, 2017, Rob was appointed by the NJ Supreme Court to serve as a board chair for the NJ Lawyers Assistance Program and has served on the board of trustees since 2012.
Rob has extensive nationwide experience in the areas of corporate insolvency and reorganization, including:
IP and Bankruptcy Law: Perfect Together (January 2010)
27 CSG Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America 2019 (August 15, 2018)
CSG Achieves High Rankings in 2018 Chambers USA (May 3, 2018)
33 CSG Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in 2018 New Jersey "Super Lawyers" and "Rising Stars" (March 19, 2018)
Robert Nies Appointed as NJLAP Board Chair (August 24, 2017)
26 CSG Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America 2018 (August 15, 2017)
36 CSG Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in 2017 New Jersey "Super Lawyers" and "Rising Stars" (March 14, 2017)
27 CSG Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America 2017 (August 15, 2016)
Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi Achieves High Rankings in 2016 Chambers USA (May 27, 2016)
32 CSG Attorneys Selected for Inclusion in 2016 New Jersey "Super Lawyers" and "Rising Stars" (March 22, 2016)