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Nicholas Johnson Board Member At-Large, Palm Beach
Tel: 954-655-1551
Firm: Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll
Email: njohnson@cohenmilstein.com

Nicholas Johnson is an Associate with Cohen Milstein Sellers & Toll, where he represents individuals who have been catastrophically injured due to medical malpractice, defective products, and motor vehicle accidents. Prior to joining Cohen Milstein, Mr. Johnson worked for two South Florida defense firms, gaining valuable experience representing Fortune 500 insurance companies in the defense of claims and lawsuits.

Upon his admission to the Florida Bar in 2007, Mr. Johnson worked as an Assistant Public Defender in Palm Beach County, where he represented indigent clients charged with misdemeanors and felonies, ranging from DUI to crimes punishable by life in prison. He was awarded the Best Advocate Award at the Florida Public Defender College in November, 2008. Mr. Johnson tried approximately 30 jury trials to verdict as an Assistant Public Defender.

Mr. Johnson was born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica, and represented his native country at several international swimming competitions. Mr. Johnson graduated from Boston University with a B.A. in Economics, and completed his Master’s in Sports Management at the University of Florida. He graduated cum laude from St. Thomas University School of Law in 2007.


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