Nicholas J. Blei


Nicholas J. Blei


Phone: 603.792.7425 Fax: 603.716.2899 Email:

670 N. Commercial Street, Suite 207 Manchester, NH 03101

Assistant: Darnell Filleul Email:


Nicholas Blei devotes his practice to advising private and public entities on a full spectrum of employment matters including collective bargaining negotiations, contract administration, and grievance and arbitration proceedings before state and federal administrative agencies.

Helping clients avoid costly litigation and staying focused on the workplace mission is his goal. He is a proactive problem solver, often leveraging his litigation experience and expertise in risk analysis and negotiation. Prior to joining Drummond Woodsum, Nick spent 5 years defending manufacturers, sellers and distributors of industrial equipment and premises owners ranging in size from multinational corporations to closely-held businesses in product liability litigation. He obtained summary judgment and secured dismissals or settlements for clients in hundreds of cases. Nick has been recognized by national and regional publications which rate labor and employment lawyers including Super Lawyers which named him as a 2023 New England Rising Star.

Outside of the office, Nick is a dedicated runner and mountain biker who competes in all distances from 5K through marathon. A resident of the Seacoast area of New Hampshire, he enjoys spending his free time outdoors with his wife and young son.


New England Law Boston, J.D., 2016

University of New Hampshire, B.A., Political Science, 2006


New England Law Dean’s List and New England Scholar Award

CALI Excellence for the Future award in Massachusetts Rules of Evidence


Rhode Island Bar Association