Pícture of Erik J. Gruber


Erik J. Gruber is a Partner at the firm’s Miami office.  Mr. Gruber concentrates his practice in first-party property defense litigation, with an emphasis in bad faith litigation, fraud investigation, water damage claims, and windstorm coverage issues.  Prior to joining Lydecker | Diaz, Mr. Gruber gained significant litigation experience in the areas of insurance defense and commercial litigation.


  • J.D., University of Florida, 2011
  • B.S., Florida State University, 2008

Office Location

  • Miami - Florida

Leadership, Membership & Honors

  • University of Florida Trial Team, Executive Member (2011)
  • Certified Legal Intern, Office of the Public Defender for the 8th Judicial Circuit
  • Dean’s List (2008)

Mr. Gruber received his Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Florida State University and his Juris Doctor from the University of Florida.  While in law school, Mr. Gruber was an executive member of the University of Florida Trial Team and chaired multiple criminal trials as a Certified Legal Intern for the Office of the Public Defender for the 8th Judicial Circuit.

Areas of Expertise


  • State of Florida
  • United State District Court for the Southern District of Florida

Professional and Community Involvement

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Florida Bar Young Lawyer Division, Member