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Nicklaus & Associates, P.A.

4651 Ponce de Leon Boulevard, Suite 200, Miami (Coral Gables), Florida 33146

Established: 1995

Practice Areas

  • Insurance Law
  • Product Liability
  • Admiralty and Maritime Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Professional Liability
  • Trucking Law
  • Automobile
  • Transportation
  • Contracts
  • Corporate Law
  • Arbitration
  • Mediation
  • Civil Trial Practice
  • State and Federal Courts
  • International

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About Us

Nicklaus & Associates, P.A., is a nationally recognized Miami (Coral Gables), Florida-based law firm with clients located across the nation who have litigation issues in Florida. The firm primarily serves institutional and corporate clients, as well as individuals in the defense of civil cases, insurance defense, coverage matters and jury and non-jury trials in all federal and state courts. Over three decades of combined experience and continuous presence confirms the firm’s dedication to establishing long-term client relationships and delivering the highest quality legal representation at a reasonable cost. The firm's attorneys share high professional standards and a commitment to excel in the quality of service and prompt results provided for clients. Teamwork, communication and strong client relationships are the firm’s policy.

The firm's main office is located in Miami, but Nicklaus & Associates also has a branch office in Lakeland, Florida. The locations of our two offices in Florida allows our attorneys to handle matters for clients in every county in the state. Areas of practice include: transportation accident litigation (trucking, automotive, highway and rail), maritime and aviation, personal injury, wrongful death, products liability, construction litigation, insurance coverage, medical and professional liability, insurance agent errors and omissions, life and health insurance law, insurance property and casualty defense, insurance coverage, excess claims, commercial litigation, and premises liability.

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Additional Locations

  • Lakeland, Florida
  • 206 Easton Drive
  • Lakeland, Florida 33803

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    Client Information

    Insurance Clients

    Non-Insurance Clients

    • Aero Technologies
    • Alexsis, Inc.
    • American International Adjustment Company
    • Arkansas Best Corporation (ABF Freight)
    • Bulk Express Transport, Inc.
    • Commercial Carrier Corporation
    • Crawford & Company
    • C.R. England, Inc.
    • Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc.
    • The Hertz Corporation
    • Husqvarna Outdoor Products, Inc.
    • P.A.M. Transportation Services, Inc.
    • Penske Truck Leasing
    • Ryobi Motor Products Corporation
    • Sears, Roebuck and Co.
    • Swift Transportation Company, Inc.
    • USA Truck, Inc.
    • Werner Enterprises, Inc.
    • White Consolidated Industries, Inc.

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    Personnel Information

    Shareholder


    Edward R. Nicklaus

    Miami (Coral Gables), FL

    Admitted
    • Kentucky, 1971
    • Florida
    • U.S. District Court, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida
    • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida, 1992
    • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
    Memberships:
    • Federal, American, Kentucky and Dade County Bar Associations
    • The Florida Bar
    • National Private Truck Council
    • National Tank Truck Carriers
    • American Trucking Association
    • Florida Trucking Association
    • Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute
    • The Maritime Law Association of the United States
    • International Association of Defense Counsel
    • Defense Research Institute
    • Transportation Lawyers Association
    • Trucking Industry Defense Association
    Education:
    • DePauw University, B.A., 1967
    • University of Louisville, J.D., 1971

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    Associates



    Sean J. Eaton

    Miami (Coral Gables), FL

    Admitted
    • Florida, 2006
    Memberships:
    • The Florida Bar
    Education:
    • University of Florida, B.S. Physics, 2002
    • University of Florida, Levin College of Law, J.D., 2006
    Military:
    U.S. Air Force, Assistant Staff Judge Advocate (2010)

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    Daniel R. Agos

    Miami (Coral Gables), FL

    Admitted
    • Florida, 2017
    Education:
    • University of Delaware, B.S., 2011
    • University of Miami School of Law, J.D., 2016

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    Yaniv D. Nahon

    Miami (Coral Gables), FL

    Admitted
    • Florida, 2016
    Memberships:
    • The Florida Bar
    Education:
    • American University, B.A., 2012
    • The George Washington University Law School, J.D., 2016

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    Raul Flores

    Miami (Coral Gables), FL

    Admitted
    • Florida, 1996
    Memberships:
    • The Florida Bar
    Education:
    • Florida International University, M.S., 1993
    • University of Miami School of Law, J.D., 1996

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    Marlene Collazo

    Miami (Coral Gables), FL

    Admitted
    • Florida, 2010
    Memberships:
    • The Florida Bar
    Education:
    • San Francisco Art Institute, B.A., 2002
    • Temple University Beasley School of Law, J.D., 2007

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