Ms. Florentina Nica is a founding partner of Voicu & Nica, P.C. She has broad knowledge, expertise, and sensitivity to the firm’s clients and their unique needs. Ms. Nica’s practice focuses on general liability/personal injury, real estate, wills & trusts, immigration and family law. Ms. Nica is an attorney admitted in New York State, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York and U.S. District Court for the Eastern Districts of New York.
In 2016 and 2017, Ms. Nica was selected as a Super Lawyers – Rising Star. She also received the “10 BEST 2016 & 2017 Client Satisfaction” award by the American Institute of Legal Counsel.
Before becoming a founding partner of Voicu & Nica P.C., Ms. Nica gained legal experience by representing insurance companies and self-insured clients in all areas of tort litigation, including but not limited to, personal injury resulting from automobile, premises, products and general liability, long-term care & elder law, medical and legal malpractice, toxic tort, asbestos litigation, no-fault, worker’s compensation, uninsured/underinsured motorist claims and insurance coverage issues.
Ms. Nica worked for a national, full-service law firm with approximately 900 attorneys and 28 offices in 14 states and the District of Columbia, which offered legal experience in more than 35 specialties. She interned for a large international law firm in their medical malpractice team, representing hospitals, physicians, diagnostic laboratories and blood banks in negligence and wrongful death cases on behalf of insurance carriers.
Ms. Nica clerked for the NYS Supreme Court, Appellate Division, Third Judicial Department, Committee on Professional Standards, investigating inquiries concerning the professional conduct of attorneys who are admitted to practice, reside, have an office in, are employed, or transact business in the Third Judicial Department.
- American Bar Association
- New York State Bar Association
- New York County Lawyers Association
- Queens County Lawyers Association
Medical Journal/The National Vitiligo Foundation: Vitiligo Bulletin, Volume 9, Number 7. Co-authored article: “Financial Limitations in Treating Vitiligo” with Joshua A. Ziechner, MD, 2005
- Albany Law School, Union University
Juris Doctor, 2008
- John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Bachelor of Science, 2004
- New York State Emergency Medical Technician Certification
Awarded 2002/Recertified 2005/Expired 2008
- Ordained and licensed ceremonial minister 2013-2023