Nicole Atkinson is an attorney specializing in business litigation, private wealth services, probate, and trust and guardianship litigation at Gunster, in West Palm Beach. At the top of her field, she has been named as a Best Lawyer in America (2010-14), and one of Florida’s rising star Super Lawyers (2009, 2011-13). Additionally, Ms. Atkinson has published two articles, one in the Florida Bar Journal and one in the Product Liability Law. In 1995 Ms. Atkinson earned her Bachelor of Science degree, graduating with honors. In 1998 she earned her Juris Doctor from the University of Florida Levin College of Law, also with honors.
Ms. Atkinson is actively involved in Palm Beach County, and serves on the Board of Directors of the Women’s Foundation of Palm Beach County. Additionally, she is a member of the Hospice Foundation of Palm Beach County, having previously served as Vice President of the Board (2010-2011, 2011 -2012), the Palm Beach Community Chest United Way, and the Historical Society of Palm Beach County. Within the legal community, Ms. Atkinson is a member of the Judicial Spokesperson Sub-Committee (Chair, 2010-2011), Craig S. Barnard American Inn of Court LIV (Board of Trustees, 2010-2011), Defense Research Institute’s Drug and Medical Device Committee and Product Liability Committee, the Florida Bar’s Business Law Section, Cyber and Computer Law Committee, and the Florida Association for Women Lawyers.