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Nicholas A. Migliaccio

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Employment Litigation Attorney in Washington, DC

Migliaccio & Rathod LLP
412 H Street NE, Suite 302
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: 202-926-4436
Fax: 202-800-2730
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2016 - 2021
Licensed in Washington DC Since: 2005
Practice Areas: Employment Litigation: Plaintiff (40%), Civil Rights (20%), Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff (20%), Employment & Labor: Employee (20%)
Attorney Profile

Attorney Nicholas A. Migliaccio is a partner with Migliaccio & Rathod LLP law firm in Washington, D.C. A top-ranked trial lawyer with 20 years of total legal experience, Mr. Migliaccio provides exceptional counsel and support to clients throughout the greater Washington, D.C., metro and surrounding areas of Maryland who have legal needs involving any of the following:

· Class and collective actions for wage and hour violations

· Civil rights violations

· Defective products

· Unfair or deceptive trade practices

Over the course of his legal career, Mr. Migliaccio has achieved remarkable success advocating on behalf of plaintiff clients in various jurisdictions across the country. He has represented workers and consumers in a variety of claims, and he has recovered tens of millions of dollars in total compensation for those he has served.

Among his most notable successes, Mr. Migliaccio helped obtain a verdict of $2.5 million for a class of assistant managers improperly classified as workers along with a $16.5 million settlement in another employee misclassification class action. He has also helped to recover millions of dollars in unpaid wages for clients in a variety of industries, and he has deftly handled other cases involving unlawful strip searches, defective laptops, toxic exposure and more.

Honored for his outstanding professionalism and service, Mr. Migliaccio has earned consistent recognition as being among the top 5% of lawyers in his region. He has also gained a reputation as a leader in his field through his publications as well as having conducted lectures and seminars on a variety of topics related to employment law and protecting workers' rights.

A 1997 cum laude graduate of the State University of New York at Binghamton, Mr. Migliaccio obtained his Juris Doctor from Georgetown University Law Center in 2001. While there, he served as editor of the Georgetown International Environmental Law Review, and during his second year, he worked at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

Mr. Migliaccio is licensed to practice in New York and Washington, D.C., and he holds his admission to practice before various U.S. District Courts throughout the country, including the districts of Columbia and Maryland. He also holds his admission to practice before the U.S. District Court of Appeals for the 3rd, 4th and 6th Circuits.

Practice Areas
  • 40%Employment Litigation: Plaintiff
  • 20%Civil Rights
  • 20%Class Action/Mass Torts: Plaintiff
  • 20%Employment & Labor: Employee
Focus Areas

Class Actions, Toxic Torts, Wage & Hour Laws

Selections

6 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2016 - 2021

About Nicholas A. Migliaccio

First Admitted: 2002, New York

Professional Webpage: https://classlawdc.com/teamtest/nicholas-migliaccio/

Honors/Awards

  • Super Lawyers, 2016 - 2018

Educational Background

  • State University of New York at Binghamton, B.A., cum laude, Environmental Studies, and Philosophy, 1997

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Co-authored “Environmental Contamination Treatise: Overview of the Litigation Process,” in R. Simons, Ph.D., When Bad Things Happen to Good Property (Environmental Law Institute, 2005).
  • Georgetown University Law Center, Georgetown International Environmental Law Review, Editor
  • Presentation on The Motor Carrier Act Exception to the FLSA’s Overtime Provisions - 13(b)(1) and the SAFETEA-LU Amendments, Worker’s Injury Litigation Group / Ohio Association of Justice Meeting, Winter 2014
  • Presentation on Litigating Fair Labor Standards Act Collective Action Cases, Worker’s Injury Litigation Group / Ohio Association of Justice Convention, Fall 2011

Bar/Professional Activity

  • New York
  • Trial Lawyers Association of Metropolitan Washington, D.C, Member
  • Workers’ Injury Law & Advocacy Group, Member
  • Metropolitan Washington Employment Lawyers Association, Member
  • National Employment Lawyers Association, Member
  • American Association for Justice, Member
  • pro hac vice admission in courts across the country
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the Western District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan
  • United States District Court for the District of Maryland
  • United States District Court for the District of Columbia
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit
  • Washington, D.C.
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Office Location for Nicholas A. Migliaccio

412 H Street NE
Suite 302
Washington, DC 20002

Phone: 202-926-4436

Fax: 202-800-2730

Last Updated: 7/8/2021

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