Nina M. Zollo

Nina M. Zollo, a native of New Jersey, returned to our firm in 2012 after working for five years with the Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence.

A graduate of Princeton University and the University of Florida College of Law, she has previously worked in family law, civil rights litigation, and health care.


Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, A.B. English, 1982.

University of Florida College of Law, Gainesville, Florida, J.D. with Honors, 1988.

Recipient, University of Florida Law Review George W. Milam Award for Outstanding Case Comment.

Book Award, Comparative Criminal Procedure.

Honors, Appellate Advocacy.

Center for Governmental Responsibility Public Interest Law Fellowship.


Hon. William J. Castagna, United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, Tampa, Florida, 1988-1990. Law Clerk.

Three Rivers Legal Services, Gainesville, Florida,1990- 1993. Practice areas: family;landlord-tenant; and social security.

Holland & Knight, LLP, Tallahassee, Florida, 1993- 1999. Partner. Practice areas: federal and state health care policy and regulation, civil rights litigation and appeals. While at Holland & Knight, Ms. Zollo served as co-counsel with Mr. Green in Johnson v. Bradley, the mental health reform class action against the State of Florida that spanned nearly 25 years.

James K. Green, P.A., West Palm Beach, Florida, May 2000-June 2006 and December 2012 to present. Practice areas: civil rights litigation; health care; legal advisor to the Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence on legislative, confidentiality, and privilege issues.

Florida Coalition Against Domestic Violence, June 2006 to November 2011. Vice President of Legal & Policy; responsible for public policy and legislative issues, domestic violence center confidentiality and privilege, and training and technical assistance on domestic violence to lawyers and advocates.