PeopleBenjamin A. Nucci
Benjamin A. Nucci
PeopleBenjamin A. Nucci

  • The University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law (J.D., cum laude)
    • Articles Manager, Arizona Journal of Environmental Law & Policy
    • Best Comment Award: From Comity To Comedy: The Ninth Circuit's Blanket Injunction On The Sea Shepherd's Southern Ocean Activities May Be Laughing In The Face Of Established International Law, 3 Ariz. J. Envtl. L. & Pol’y 1051
    • International Law Society, President
  • La Trobe University, School of Law, Melbourne, Australia (LL.B., with distinction)
  • Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) (B.S., Psychology)
    • Study Abroad: Universitá di Siena, Italy

  • American Bar Association 
  • American Immigration Lawyers Association
  • State Bar of Arizona
  • State Bar of Colorado
  • State Bar of New Mexico


  • ''Union Organizing Update,'' Presenter, SHRM Labor Conference (April 18, 2024)
  • "Recent Trends in Union Elections," Presenter, SHRM Labor Conference (April 26, 2023)
  • “Business Immigration Updates,” Co-Presenter, 2021 Employment Law Tool Kit Two-Part Webinar Series: Session 1: Issues for All Employers (November 4, 2021)
  • “New Mexico Check-Up: Paid Sick Leave Coming 2022”, Presenter, New Mexico Department of Transportation (October 27, 2021)
  • "Cannabis in the Arizona Workplace,Co-Presenter, Clients of Premier Risk Management, Phoenix, Arizona (August 30, 2021)
  • "Changes in Union Organizing Elections," Presenter, SHRM of Greater Phoenix Labor Conference (July 28, 2021)
  • "Business Immigration Update," Presenter, Snell & Wilmer Virtual CLE Series (June 1, 2021)
  • "Telephone Presentation: Managing Business Needs During a Pandemic," Snell & Wilmer (April 20, 2020)
  • "Immigration Law Update," Co-Presenter, Employment Law Tool Kit Seminar, Snell & Wilmer, Costa Mesa, CA (November 6, 2019)
  • "International Business: Export Considerations and US Immigration Update," Co-Presenter, State Bar of Arizona International Law Section (May 16, 2019)
  • “Present & Future of Labor/Employment Law: One-Year “checkup” on Arizona’s paid sick leave requirement,” Co-Presenter, Arizona State Bar (June 29, 2018)
  • “FMLA and the ADA: Important Issues to Consider for Employers,” Presenter, Arizona Rock Products Association (March 28, 2018)
  • "Immigration Law Update," Co-Presenter, Employment Law Tool Kit Seminar, Snell & Wilmer, Costa Mesa, CA (November 7, 2017)
  • “Paid Sick Leave Check-Up: Update on the First Four Months of Mandatory Paid Sick Leave for Arizona Employers,” Co-Presenter, Arizona State Bar Business Law and Employment & Labor Law Section (October 18, 2017)
  • “FMLA and the ADA issues for Employers,” Presenter, Goodwill of Central and Northern Arizona (July 17, 2017)
  • “Proposition 206: Impact on Arizona Employers,” Presenter, Arizona Department of Transportation Passing Zone Series (April 14, 2017)
  • “Paid Sick Time: Arizona & Local Regulation,” Co-Presenter, HRDG (March 7, 2017)
  • “Arizona Proposition 206 & Flagstaff Proposition 414: Paid Sick Time in Arizona,” Co-Presenter, Home Care Association of America (February 23, 2017)
  • “Proposition 206: Minimum Wage & Paid Sick Time,” Presenter, Arizona Rock Products Association (January 11, 2017)
  • “Arizona Ballot 2016,” Presenter, Arizona Total Rewards Association (September 15, 2016)
  • “Human Resources Legal Update,” Presenter, Arizona Total Rewards Association (June, 2016 – Present)


  • Bloomberg Law, “How to Take a Case Before the NLRB,” Chapter Editor (2020, 2021)  

Legal Publications

  • Southwest Super Lawyers®, Rising Stars Edition, Employment & Labor (2024)
  • The Best Lawyers in America®: Ones to Watch, Labor and Employment Litigation (2022-2024); Labor and Employment Law — Management (2023-2024)
  • Arizona Bar Foundation Top Pro Bono Attorney of the Year (2019)

  • Florence Immigration & Refugee Rights Project, pro bono attorney
  • Volunteer Lawyers Program

  • Brownstein, Hyatt, Farber, Schreck, LLP, Associate (2015-2016)
  • Modrall, Sperling, Roehl, Harris & Sisk, P.A., Associate (2014-2015), Summer Associate (2013)
  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, Judicial Clerk to The Hon. Magistrate Judge D. Thomas Ferraro (2012)
  • DLA Piper, Australia, Summer Associate (2012-2013)
  • Toni&Guy, Summer Associate (2012)

  • Italian

  • Arizona
  • Colorado
  • Navajo Nation
  • New Mexico

  • Supreme Court of Arizona
  • Supreme Court of Colorado
  • Supreme Court of New Mexico
  • Tribal Courts of the Navajo Nation
  • United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • United States District Court, District of Arizona
  • United States District Court, District of Colorado
  • United States District Court, District of New Mexico
  • United States District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania
  • United States Immigration Court