Jordan B. Nixon

Jordan B. Nixon


New Orleans




  • Tulane University Law School. J.D., magna cum laude
  • University of Virginia, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • Louisiana
  • U.S. District Courts for the Eastern, Middle, & Western Districts of Louisiana
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

Jordan Nixon became a lawyer to solve problems. Following advice to always "Find the way around the hurdle," Jordan uses her problem-solving skills to always look for solutions in places that might not be obvious. Her ability to pull apart the pieces of a complicated issue and rearrange them to create innovative solutions for her clients is what makes her an invaluable attorney. Clients can expect a strong advocacy from Jordan, as she is inspired and energized by those working around her and works tirelessly with her colleagues and clients to collect and implement only the best ideas. With the energy of camaraderie and teamwork around her and the alluring power of complicated issues driving her, Jordan is a lawyer with whom no client can go wrong.

Professional Recognition

Professional Recognition

  • FormanWatkins Pro Bono Star (2020-2022)







Organization/Committee Memberships

  • Louisiana State Bar Association

Pro Bono & Community Service

  • Member of Young Leadership Council

Law School Honors & Awards

  • Order of the Coif
  • Dean’s Medal – award for highest GPA during 3L Year
  • CALI Award – Obligations II
  • Civil Law Certificate

Previous Experience

  • Director, Tulane University Legal Assistance Program
  • Legal Extern, ACLU of Louisiana
  • Judicial Intern, The Honorable Robin Giarrusso, Civil District Court, Orleans Parish
  • Judicial Intern, The Honorable Jay C. Zainey, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Louisiana
  • Case Manager, Litigation Insights (a jury research consulting firm)