Nixon Peabody LLP Chairman Harry P. Trueheart has been elected chair-elect of TerraLex, a global network of law firms to which Nixon Peabody belongs.
Trueheart will become chairman and CEO of TerraLex in September 2011. TerraLex helps member firms serve their clients’ legal needs and business interests through a worldwide network of law firms. There are 160 member firms in 100 countries and 41 states in the U.S. who combine local expertise to provide clients with multi-state and multi-country legal solutions.
Trueheart handles business disputes and represents parties in international arbitration. He also serves regularly in the role of arbitrator and mediator. He is active in the CPR Institute for Conflict Prevention and Dispute Resolution, a national alternative dispute resolution organization. He is a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, the College of Commercial Arbitrators and the College of Law Practice Management. He is also an arbitrator and mediator for the American Arbitration Association.
Trueheart is a graduate of Harvard Law School; Harvard University, where he earned a bachelor’s degree; and the University of Michigan School of Business Executive Program.