Nicholas Fortuna is founder and managing partner of the law firm Allyn & Fortuna LLP. He concentrates in complex commercial litigation, corporate litigation and employment litigation. Mr. Fortuna has a diverse practice encompassing a broad range of clients, including Fortune 500 companies, nationwide retailers, major manufacturers, biotech firms, banks, restaurant chains, construction industry professionals, regional and family-owned businesses and non-profits.
He advises companies on a wide range of issues including litigation, corporate transactions and employment law. He is an experienced trial and appellate lawyer and stands ready to represent companies in a full range of suits that can arise. Clients rely on him for advice on their most sensitive and critical litigations. Mr. Fortuna also advises these clients on a range of issues such as preventive strategies to avoid litigation.
With more than 30 years of practice, Mr. Fortuna has litigated cases before juries and judges in federal and state courts, argued cases before federal and state appellate courts, and handled matters before administrative tribunals and federal, state, and municipal regulatory agencies. He is always lead trial counsel in defense of his clients.
Publications: Mr. Fortuna writes extensively on various topics, including contributions to the firm’s online bulletin at www.allynfortuna.com on employment law developments and emerging legal issues.
Professional Activities: Mr. Fortuna regularly presents on legal topics to industry trade groups, clients, and lawyers. He is a Continuing Legal Education instructor at the New York City Bar Association.
Media Coverage: Interviewed and quoted in a variety of local and national media stories appearing in Forbes Magazine, newspapers, trade journals, and digital media.
Appearances as legal analyst for various national and local news stations and television business shows.