Nicholas C. Roberts

Associate Rochester, New York City

As an experienced litigator, Nick helps his clients find practical and creative solutions to complex disputes.

Nick is a seasoned litigator who has represented individuals, small businesses and major corporations in a wide range of matters including breaches of contract, business torts, restrictive covenants, employment discrimination, civil rights litigation, real estate litigation, class actions, personal injuries, regulatory proceedings, and many others.

In addition to representing his clients in both state and federal courts, Nick has represented businesses before administrative agencies such as the New York Division of Human Rights, New York Public Service Commission, and the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. He is also a skilled appellate advocate who has successfully briefed and argued appeals before the Appellate Division of the New York Supreme Court.


Honors & Awards

  • Named Upstate New York Super Lawyers® Rising Star, 2019-2022
  • Listed in The Best Lawyers in America®

Education & Admissions

  • Indiana University Maurer School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, 2015
  • Syracuse University, M.A., 2009
  • University of Southern California, B.A., magna cum laude, 2007
Admitted to Practice
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern, Northern, Southern and Western Districts of New York

Activities & Professional Associations

Professional Associations

  • American Bar Association
    • Litigation Section
  • New York State Bar Association
    • Commercial and Federal Litigation Section

Past Activities

  • Indiana Law Journal, Executive Notes and Comments Editor (2015)

Articles & Publications


  • Co-Author, New York Appellate Practice, LexisNexis, 2019 and 2020 editions