Overview

A shareholder in Reminger Co., LPA's Indianapolis office, Nick has more than a decade of litigation experience representing defendants in complex civil litigation. Nick has a broad legal practice that encompasses professional liability and licensing, including legal, dental, and medical malpractice defense, employment, product liability, municipal defense, trucking liability defense, and appellate practice. He has managed all phases of a variety of complex litigation in both State and Federal Court. Nick possesses extensive trial experience, having tried cases involving several medical disciplines as well as general liability and transportation risks. Prior to joining Reminger, Nick was a partner in a Northwest Indiana litigation firm.

Nick is known for his unwavering commitment to his clients and passionate representation. As a Green Bay, Wisconsin native, he truly believes that “the price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.

Representative Experience

2019
Argued in front of the Indiana Court of Appeals to affirm a 2017 direct verdict in a medical malpractice trial.

Successfully defended a demanded $16,000,000 invasion of privacy case on behalf of a pharmacy through dismissal and appeal.

Successfully obtained a dismissal in a multi-million-dollar construction accident case without payment.

Successfully defended through dismissal and appeal a demanded $800,000 loss by a developer against an economic development commission and its directors and officers.

Successfully obtained summary judgment on behalf of an insurance brokerage firm facing claims that they failed to procure, advise, and were otherwise negligent regarding a stop-loss insurance and laser policy for a governmental entity.

Successfully obtained summary judgment for a pipeline company after its employee was involved in a motor vehicle accident and the court found the employee was outside the course and scope of employment because he was on his way to work.

Successfully obtained summary judgment for a metal company for alleged breach of warranty from the sale of metal products used during a major commercial construction project.

2018
Successfully defended without payment an alleged legal malpractice claim involving the preparation of a $5,000,000 stock purchase agreement.

Obtained seven favorable rulings by medical review panels involving a variety of medical specialties, including orthopedics, infectious disease, emergency medicine, nursing, and hospitalist care.

Obtained summary judgment on behalf of a real estate agent for alleged fraud.

Obtained summary judgment for a hospital because of an injury to a restrained patient.

Represented a dentist before the Dental Licensing Board without further investigation.

Obtained summary judgment on behalf of an orthopedic surgeon involving shoulder surgery.

Obtained summary judgment on behalf of a bank for a slip-and-fall that occurred at a property they had foreclosed upon.

Successfully obtained dismissal of an insurance agent malpractice case without payment.

2017

Resolved a demanded $8,000,000 child-wrongful death and adult injury claim for a major automotive dealer within 15 months of filing and for less than six-figures.

Resolved a demanded $10,000,000 catastrophic adult TBI injury case for a national construction company within 16 months of the case being transferred from another law firm and within the primary coverage amount.

Resolved a demanded $8,000,000 trucking accident case for a national carrier involving three minor children for nearly $1,000,000 less than the pre-suit settlement authority.

Obtained dismissal of a child-wrongful death case for a hospital within 90 days of assignment.

Obtained directed verdict for a hospital and pediatrician in a malpractice case alleging blindness, cerebral palsy and other injuries due to hyperbilirubinemia after eight days of trial.

Obtained dismissal without payment on three different insurance agent malpractice cases.

Resolved a demanded $10,000,000 catastrophic multi-vehicle collision for a trucking company within policy limits.

Obtained a dismissal without payment of a faucet product liability case after filing summary judgment.

Obtained summary judgment on behalf of a long-term care facility for a slip and fall by a patient’s guest.

Represented an OB/GYN before the Medical Licensing Board without further investigation.

              

Honors & Recognitions

Recognized as a Rising Star by Indiana Super Lawyers Magazine from 2014 to present.

Community & Professional

Indiana Bar Association

Indianapolis Bar Association

Defense Trial Counsel of Indiana

Defense Research Institute

Indiana Society for Healthcare Risk Management
-Board Member

Litigation Counsel of America
-Fellow

Results

For a more complete list of trial results, please contact attorney.

News

Speaking Engagements

  • Effective Investigations and Strategies
    Ponte Vedra Beach, FL, Feb 27, 2020
  • Successfully Battling the Reptile: Identifying and Responding to Reptile Issues
    Kansas City, MO, Mar 22, 2019
  • A Guide for Investigating, Evaluating and Negotiating Claims
    Merrill, WI, Jun 21, 2018
  • Nuances in the Application of Common Premises Liability Rules by Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky
    Newtown, PA, Aug 11, 2017
  • Catastrophic Damages in a Depressed Economy
    Boston, MA, Nov 2, 2016
  • Indiana Wrongful Death Nuances
    Zurich Major Case Unit, Schaumburg, IL, Dec 4, 2015
  • Wrongful Death Trinity
    Schaumburg, IL, Dec 4, 2015

Insights

Publications

Reminger Reports

Clerkships

  • Judicial Externship for the Honorable Patrick L. McCarty, Marion County Civil Division DO3 

Education

J.D., Indiana University School of Law, 2007

B.A., Northern Michigan University, cum laude, 2004

Admissions

  • State of Indiana, 2007
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Indiana, 2007
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Indiana, 2007
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit, 2010
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