Nadine Diaz is a Board Certified Civil Trial Law Specialist by The Florida Bar,
a recognition earned by less than 5% of all attorneys in the state. As Senior Partner / Managing Partner of Darrigo, Diaz & Jimenez,
she is an instrumental driving force behind our firm’s continued
success and ability to protect the rights and futures of the clients we
A graduate of the University of South Florida and Stetson College of Law,
Attorney Diaz has been licensed to practice law for nearly 30 years. She
brings a wealth of professional experience to our firm, including countless
jury trials and her time spent as a former prosecutor. Her experience
and insight earned through years of litigation and advocacy prove invaluable
to both our
personal injury and
criminal defense clients.
In addition to working closely with our entire staff, Nadine focuses her
practice on personal injury and criminal law. Her proven trial skills
make her a bold advocate for injured victims and families that need a
voice in our civil justice system, and enable her to secure full and fair
compensation on their behalves. Additionally, her career as a former prosecutor
provides her with an insider’s knowledge of the “other side”
that she uses for the benefit of clients charged with crimes. In recognition
of her accomplishments, Nadine holds an AV Preeminent® rating from
trusted national attorney rating service Martindale-Hubbell®.
Nadine holds strong relationships with the local and legal communities.
She is a member of the Florida Bar, the American Association for Justice
and the Florida Association for Justice, the Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers Association,
the Hillsborough County Bar Association, the Bar Register of Preeminent
Women Lawyers, Latino American Who’s Who, and the Association of
Plaintiff Interstate Trucking Lawyers of America. She is licensed to practice
law in Florida and United States District Court.
- 2010 - Board Certification—BOARD CERTIFIED CIVIL TRIAL LAWYER
- 1985-1987 - JD, Stetson College of Law, St. Petersburg, Florida
1982-1985 - BA, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida
- Double Major: Political Science and International Studies