Nairobi  Vives

Nairobi Vives

Associate

Practice Groups

Nairobi Vives defends clients in complex workers’ compensation litigation before the New York State Workers’ Compensation Board. She has a broad legal background, with experience in matters involving construction, employment claims, environmental law, and real property. In addition, Nairobi spent two years as Associate Counsel in the New York State Assembly, where she advised Assembly Speakers and Committee Chairs on legal matters concerning legislation, program development, and budgeting.

Nairobi is a cum laude graduate of Albany Law School, where she was a member of the Albany Government Law Review and the Karen C. McGovern Senior Prize Trial winner for “Best Oral Advocate.” She also held a judicial externship in the Albany Law Clinic & Justice Center with the Hon. Lawrence Kahn in U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York.

Professional Affiliations
  • Albany County Bar Association
Admitted to Practice
  • New York
Community Involvement
  • Volunteer, The Legal Project Uncontested Divorce Clinic
Education
  • Albany Law School, J.D., cum laude, 2012 
  • University at Albany, B.A., 2009