Jennifer A. Nichols

Shareholder
Naples
850 Park Shore Drive
Trianon Centre, 3rd Floor
Naples, FL 34103
P 239.649.2724
F 239.261.3659
P 239.649.2724 | F 239.261.3659

Overview

Ms. Nichols focuses her practice on the representation of planned communities including condominiums, homeowners' associations, and country clubs. She represents community associations in all aspects of their day-to-day operations including compliance with federal law, including the Fair Housing Act, and Florida statutes and regulations. She also represents associations in litigation matters, including arbitrations and mediations before the Division of Florida Condominiums, preparation of amended documents, interpretation of governing documents, and other corporate governance issues. Ms. Nichols has extensive experience in civil litigation, including lien or mortgage foreclosures, property and contract disputes, and landlord tenant issues. Ms. Nichols also has extensive experience in residential real estate transactions.

Experience
  • Represents and counsels condominium associations in all aspects of day-to-day operations and litigation matters
  • Represents and counsels homeowners' associations in all aspects of day-to-day operations and litigation matters
  • Represents and counsels buyers and sellers in the purchase and sale of residential real estate
  • Represents and counsels clients in contract review and disputes
Services

Industries

Education

  1. Stetson University College of Law, J.D.
  2. Rollins College, B.A.

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Florida
Court Admissions
  1. U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • The Florida Bar, Condominium and Planned Development Committee
  • C.A.I. South Gulf Coast Chapter
  • Collier County Bar Association
    • Young Lawyers Section
    • Trial Lawyers Section

Insights

  1. Alerts
    Governor Extends Florida State of Emergency for Additional 60 Days (Nov 5, 2020)
    Florida Governor Extends Mortgage Foreclosure and Eviction Relief until Oct. 1 (Sep 1, 2020)
    Florida Governor Extends, With Conditions, State’s Moratorium on Mortgage Foreclosures and Evictions Relief (Jul 30, 2020)
    Governor Extends Florida State of Emergency for 60 Days (Jul 7, 2020)
    Florida Adopts Legislation to Limit Abuse of Fair Housing Act Relative to Emotional Support Animals (Jul 1, 2020)
  2. Presentations
    Board Certification Class (HOA & Condo) - Roetzel Community Association Webinar (June 2020)
    "Community Association Legislation Legal Update" - Roetzel's Community Association Law Seminar Series (2017-2019)
    "Directors' Certification Class/Condominiums and HOAs" - Roetzel's Community Association Law Seminar Series (2016-2019)
    "The Effects of Aging in Place on Association Practices and Policies" - Roetzel's Community Association Law Seminar Series (2017-2019)
    "Hurricane Preparedness" - Roetzel's Community Association Law Seminar Series (2016-2019)
  3. Firm News
    Roetzel & Andress Names Four New Shareholders (Jan 1, 2020)

Overview

Ms. Nichols focuses her practice on the representation of planned communities including condominiums, homeowners' associations, and country clubs. She represents community associations in all aspects of their day-to-day operations including compliance with federal law, including the Fair Housing Act, and Florida statutes and regulations. She also represents associations in litigation matters, including arbitrations and mediations before the Division of Florida Condominiums, preparation of amended documents, interpretation of governing documents, and other corporate governance issues. Ms. Nichols has extensive experience in civil litigation, including lien or mortgage foreclosures, property and contract disputes, and landlord tenant issues. Ms. Nichols also has extensive experience in residential real estate transactions.

Experience
  • Represents and counsels condominium associations in all aspects of day-to-day operations and litigation matters
  • Represents and counsels homeowners' associations in all aspects of day-to-day operations and litigation matters
  • Represents and counsels buyers and sellers in the purchase and sale of residential real estate
  • Represents and counsels clients in contract review and disputes

Education

  1. Stetson University College of Law, J.D.
  2. Rollins College, B.A.

Credentials

Bar Admissions
  1. Florida
Court Admissions
  1. U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida

Affiliations

Professional Affiliations
  • The Florida Bar, Condominium and Planned Development Committee
  • C.A.I. South Gulf Coast Chapter
  • Collier County Bar Association
    • Young Lawyers Section
    • Trial Lawyers Section

Insights

  1. Alerts
    Governor Extends Florida State of Emergency for Additional 60 Days (Nov 5, 2020)
    Florida Governor Extends Mortgage Foreclosure and Eviction Relief until Oct. 1 (Sep 1, 2020)
    Florida Governor Extends, With Conditions, State’s Moratorium on Mortgage Foreclosures and Evictions Relief (Jul 30, 2020)
    Governor Extends Florida State of Emergency for 60 Days (Jul 7, 2020)
    Florida Adopts Legislation to Limit Abuse of Fair Housing Act Relative to Emotional Support Animals (Jul 1, 2020)
  2. Presentations
    Board Certification Class (HOA & Condo) - Roetzel Community Association Webinar (June 2020)
    "Community Association Legislation Legal Update" - Roetzel's Community Association Law Seminar Series (2017-2019)
    "Directors' Certification Class/Condominiums and HOAs" - Roetzel's Community Association Law Seminar Series (2016-2019)
    "The Effects of Aging in Place on Association Practices and Policies" - Roetzel's Community Association Law Seminar Series (2017-2019)
    "Hurricane Preparedness" - Roetzel's Community Association Law Seminar Series (2016-2019)
  3. Firm News
    Roetzel & Andress Names Four New Shareholders (Jan 1, 2020)