John F. Nash joined Sullivan Papain in 1980, after working with the New York City Law Department Office of the Corporation Counsel where he served as unit chief and lead trial attorney in the prestigious Manhattan Trials Unit. He became a member of the firm in 1985, and in 1991 moved to the firm’s Long Island office. There, he has helped build Sullivan Papain into one of Long Island’s premier personal injury firms. Mr. Nash has recovered a series of substantial verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients in the areas of product liability, premises and motor vehicle negligence. Mr. Nash is a retired USN Captain and has been very active in Navy-related organizations. He also serves as an active firefighter in his community. Mr. Nash is based in Sullivan Papain’s Garden City, N.Y., office.
New York County Lawyers, 2012
Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department, Vice President
Blue & Gold Interview Officer, United States Naval Academy for Western Nassau County.
Mr. Nash is active in U.S. Navy veteran’s organizations, serving as a U.S. Naval Academy Blue & Gold interview officer and a congressional interview officer for congressional districts on Long Island. He was formerly a Trustee of the U.S. Naval Academy Foundation. He is also President of the Long Island Chapter, Association of the U.S. Navy.