Nicholas Richardson represents clients in tort and commercial litigation. He focuses his practice in insurance coverage & bad faith, medical malpractice, construction defect and liability, product liability, transportation, first-party property and employment litigation.
Nick believes the key to success in litigation is an aggressive approach from the outset of a case. He meets early and often with clients and witnesses to resolve cases in a cost-effective and timely manner and ensure that his clients’ interests are protected. When a case demands, Nick is confidently presents it to a judge or jury.
Prior to joining the firm, Nick served as an associate at a litigation firm in Sarasota, Florida, where he represented insurance companies in construction defect matters and coverage disputes. Earlier in his career, Nick was an associate at a Chicago-based defense firm representing clients in medical malpractice, wrongful death, construction accident and other high-exposure litigation.
Nick earned his J.D. from the John Marshall Law School as well as an L.L.M. in employee benefits. While attending law school, he competed in a national moot court competition focusing on labor and employment law and earned a certificate in alternative dispute resolution. He holds a B.A. in criminology from the University of South Florida.
Nick spends his free time with his wife and two dogs and his weekends golfing and exploring Southwest Florida’s expansive craft beer scene.
Professional & Civic Involvement
- DRI Young Lawyer Liaison
- Insurance Law Committee
- Steering Committee
- Sarasota County Bar Association
- Illinois State Bar Association
- Chicago Bar Association