Burr & Forman

Nicholas S. Agnello

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  • J.D., magna cum laude, University of Miami School of Law (2011)
  • B.A., Political Science, Samford University (2008)
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court – Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court – Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court – Southern District of Florida

  • American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) National Trial College, Fellow
  • The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch: Banking & Finance Law (2021)

Partner | Ft. Lauderdale, FL

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Commercial / Corporate Litigation Consumer Finance Litigation & Compliance


Financial Institutions

Nick defends major banking and financial services industry clients in civil litigation matters alleging violations of federal and state law. Nick also handles appeals, class action defense, contested foreclosure, CFPB regulatory compliance and defense, title disputes, and other commercial litigation matters.

Nick is a member of the firm’s Financial Services Litigation practice group. He has helped create favorable new law for his Financial Services Industry clients in important areas including the Truth in Lending Act and Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, the statute of limitations for mortgage foreclosure, and preemption of state law causes of action by the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

While attending the University of Miami School of Law, he was a member of the University of Miami Law Review and the Charles C. Papy Jr. Moot Court Board. Nick received his B.A. from Samford University and was a member of the Intercollegiate Debate Team where he was a three-time participant in the elite invitation-only National Debate Tournament.

Nick is also a contributing author to the firm’s Consumer Finance Litigation Blog.