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Gary Nicholson, Mediator & Arbitrator, Tampa, Florida.

Gary Nicholson

Nicholson and Tombrink Mediations
5401 West Kennedy Blvd, Suite 100
Tampa, FL 33609
Tel: (813) 360-1030 ext. 501
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Mr.Nicholson's legal career spans more than 35 years in the Tampa Bay area legal community, and includes the following:

  • 35+ years experience in insurance defense in single, small and large practices.
  • Florida Certified Civil Mediator
  • Extensive jury trial experience in personal injury, wrongful death, employment and property insurance claims on behalf of defendants and plaintiffs in State and Federal Courts.
  • Numerous appeals before the District Courts of Florida, the Supreme Court of Florida and the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals
  • AV rating by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Former Legal Writing Instructor at the University of Florida School of Law
  • Long time Tampa resident; product of Hillsborough County Schools.
  • Volunteer in various religious political and social organizations

Case Experience

  • Automotive
  • Commercial/Business
  • Contract Disputes
  • Insurance
  • Personal Injury
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Professional Negligence
  • Property Damage
  • Torts
  • Wrongful Death


  • University of Florida, BSJ (with honors), 1974
  • University of Florida, J.D. (with honors), 1977

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Florida Bar Association
  • North Carolina Bar Association

Rates Information


$400 per hour with a 2 hour minimum for two (2) party Mediations in Hillsborough and Pinellas Counties only. For any County outside of Hillsborough or Pinellas, and for any Mediation/Settlement Conference involving three (3) or more parties, a 3 hour minimum will be charged at the rate of $400 per hour.

Cancellation Fee

For any Mediation canceled within 48 hours of the scheduled appointment, we reserve the right to charge a 2 hour cancellation fee at $400.00 per hour..


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