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Justin D.  Niznik

Justin D. Niznik

Partner
Phone:407.585.7602
Fax:407.585.7610

Justin Niznik is a versatile and experienced trial lawyer representing corporate defendants in a wide range of general liability litigation throughout Florida and beyond. His litigation experience includes defense of high exposure and wrongful death matters involving auto negligence, property damage, personal injury and chemical exposure claims.

In his 17 years of practice, Justin has managed cases involving corporate truck and motor vehicle accidents, commercial and residential fires, construction defect, negligent security, and dram shop actions. He has defended toxic tort claims involving allegations of cancer, Legionnaires, chemical burns and more. He is also well-versed in handling commercial and warranty actions on behalf of manufacturers, dealers and distributors of passenger cars, trucks, motorcycles and boats at the trial and appellate stage throughout Florida. 

A former Florida state prosecutor, Justin has tried more than 60 jury trials to verdict and has represented clients in more than 50 arbitrations before the American Arbitration Association, Better Business Bureau, Consumer Arbitration Program and Florida New Motor Vehicle Arbitration Board.

While serving in United States Marine Corps for four years, Justin was deployed to Iraq twice in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom.  Justin is able to leverage his undergraduate degree in Exercise and Sports Science and the combat lifesaving training he received in the Marines in his understanding of complex medical issues involved in his cases.

 

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 2004

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida

Education

  • University of Florida, M.B.A., 2018
  • Florida State University College of Law, J.D., 2004
  • University of Florida, B.S., 2000

Professional Associations

    • The Florida Bar
    • Florida Defense Lawyers Association
    • Seminole County Bar Association
    • Volie A. Williams Inn of Court

Distinctions

    • 18th Judicial Circuit State Attorney’s Office
      —Attorney Employee of the Year, 2010
    • MADD
      —Central Florida Prosecutor of the Year, 2009

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Speaking Engagements

  • "Preparing Your Case for Arbitration," Presenter, Florida Defense Lawyers Association CLE, November 2019
  • “Warranty Claims Handling 101,” Presenter, Warranty Chain Management Conference, March 2019
  • “Warranty Claims Handling 101,” Presenter, Warranty Chain Management Conference, March 2016