Christian Van Riper
"We are known for producing solutions for our clients problems..."
Van Riper & Nies relies on personal attention, open communication, hard work and trust in bringing solutions to their clients' problems...
Van Riper and Nies is a military-veteran owned trial law firm representing individuals and businesses in civil litigation matters in Martin, St. Lucie, Palm Beach and Broward counties.
Our attorney, Timothy Nies, leads the firm's civil litigation practice group. He has spent the past 10 years, first defending insurance companies and large corporations in complex litigation cases and for the past three years prosecuting negligent insurance companies, corporations and individuals for the harms and losses caused to his clients. Tim previously worked with one of the most prominent divorce attorneys in South Florida.
Christian Van Riper, is a former Florida Assistant State Attorney, former law clerk for the Florida Supreme Court, and former investigator with Florida's Department of Children and Families (DCF). While an assistant state attorney, Christian prosecuted and tried a broad range of criminal defense cases, including serious felonies, drug charges, violent offenses, DUIs, and complex federal crimes such as wire fraud and bank fraud.
Timothy and Christian, try all cases together as a powerful trial team. They are known for their courtroom experience, proactive and tenacious litigation style, as well as their high level of professionalism.
Van Riper & Nies is dedicated to assisting its clients in the resolution of an array of civil disputes, including:
breach of contract disputes,
homeowner’s association law,
torts (auto accidents, product liability, premises liability, etc.),
small business law,
Timothy and Christian are here for them when they need us most, day or night, and leave no stone unturned in advocating for their clients' interests.
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our trial practice and for a free consultation, please call us day or
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By Tim Nies
West Palm Beach:
9825 Marina Boulevard
Boca Raton, FL 33428
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