The Team Of Hixson Nagatani LLP

Advantages of Hixson Nagatani LLP

Hixson Nagatani LLP is a boutique employment law firm that delivers the best of both worlds to employers:

  • Big Firm Quality:  All of our partners had successful careers in some of California’s largest elite law firms.  We continue to provide the same top quality level of representation we did when we were with the big firms.
  • Small Firm Personal Service and Affordability:  Our small firm platform allows us to provide more personal service at more affordable rates.  All clients are eligible for high volume discounts, and flat fee arrangements are available for certain projects.

Read more about the advantages of working with our firm here.

Technology Companies

The firm’s lawyers have advised and represented many hundreds of technology companies, including mobile technology, social media, software, semi-conductor, bio-tech, and clean tech companies.  Read more about why we’re particularly well-suited to represent technology companies here.


The firm's co-founders, Ray Hixson and Brian Nagatani, received the highest Martindale-Hubbell rating from attorney peers: "AV" preeminent (5.0 out of 5.0). Super Lawyers magazine has recognized Ray Hixson as a “Super Lawyer” in Northern California in employment and labor law every year from 2009-2023 and Brian Nagatani as a "Super Lawyer” from 2020-2023. The publication also named Mr. Nagatani as a “Rising Star" every year from 2009-2015 and Mary Wang as a "Rising Star" each year from 2013-2015. Read our professional bios for more detailed information about our qualifications, including client recommendations.