Biographical Information

Nishay K. Sanan, Esq., came to the legal field with a background in accounting and tax, which helps form his legal strategies in Illinois, New York and federal courts throughout the country. Nishay handles  complex criminal matter which often involve financial, health care,  RICO,  and other white collar offenses. He places great importance on working closely with clients to make sure that they understand their rights and how best to protect them. Together with his clients, he develops a strategy for a powerful defense.


Attorney Sanan has been practicing law for over 17 years. He has represented businesses, business owners, doctors, pharmacists, health care facilities, accountants,  investors and securities traders, among many others. He has helped many clients successfully deal with criminal charges and protect their professional reputations.

Admission Dates & Jurisdictions


United States Supreme Court             October           2010

Supreme Court of Illinois                   November       1996

State of New York                             May                 2010

Northern District of Illinois                December        1996

Southern District of Illinois                July                  2002

Central District of Illinois                   January            2010

Southern District of New York          September       2010

Eastern District of New York             October           2010

Western District of New York           January            2011

Northern District of New York          January            2011

Southern District of Texas                  November       2002

Northern District of Texas                  June                 2012

Northern District of Indiana               May                 2001

Southern District of Indiana               April                2014

Eastern District of Wisconsin             March              2007

Western District of Wisconsin            January            2010

Western District of Michigan             March              2008

Northern District of Florida                September       2008

Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals      May                 2001

Second Circuit Court of Appeal         January            2011

Eight Circuit Court of Appeals           September       2012