James W. Nuebel is an experienced personal injury trial attorney and Social Security disability attorney who has zealously advocated and represented thousands of clients, accident victims, persons wrongfully denied insurance benefits and Social Security disability claimants throughout the state of Florida since 1987. He has been in law practice in central Florida since 1990 and exclusively represents only those individuals and their families injured due to someone else's negligence and people wrongfully denied Social Security disability benefits by the Social Security Administration when they are disabled, unable to work and need financial assistance.
James W. Nuebel was born in 1958 in Independence, Iowa where his father was a farmer but grew up in St. Petersburg, Florida where he attended public schools through high school graduation. While attending law school at Florida State University he discovered in his first year that he wanted to become a personal injury lawyer to help injured people and their families and to be an advocate for claimants wrongfully denied their Social Security disability benefits. During law school he worked for the Florida Commission on Ethics in Tallahassee, Florida, was a research aide for a published article in the Stetson Law Review: Voting Conflicts of Interest Under Florida's Code of Ethics for Public Officers and Employees, 15 Stet. L. Rev. 675 (1986) and worked as a certified legal intern for the State Attorney's Office, Sixth Judicial Circuit in Clearwater, Florida where he prosecuted non-jury and jury trials in the misdemeanor section. Upon graduating law school he accepted a position with a law firm in St. Petersburg, Florida handling personal injury claims until he moved to central Florida where he was employed by various law firms before starting his own law practice exclusively handling personal injury and Social Security disability claims and appeals.
James W. Nuebel is admitted to practice in all the state courts in Florida and the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida. He is a member in good standing with The Florida Bar Association, the Orange County Bar Association, the Central Florida Trial Lawyers Association, the Florida Justice Association and the National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives. He restricts his law practice to all personal injury claims, wrongful death claims and Social Security disability claims and appeals.
James W. Nuebel enjoys spending time with his wife and twin boys, working out at the downtown Orlando YMCA, yoga, is an avid runner who has competed in various 5k, 10k, 15k, half-marathons and the New York City Marathon, reading, traveling and is a member of St. Mary Magdalen Catholic Church.
State of Florida, 1987
United States Middle District Court, 1988
Florida State University
B.S. Criminology, 1981
Juris Doctor, 1986
Professional Associations and Memberships:
The Florida Bar Association
Orange County Bar Association
Central Florida Trial Lawyers Association
Florida Justice Association
National Organization of Social Security Claimants' Representatives