Professional Experience

Roy Nelson is an associate in the firm’s Miami Office. Mr. Nelson primarily practices third party insurance defense, handling cases involving personal injury, premises liability, and products liability.

Prior to joining Lydecker Diaz, Mr. Nelson worked as a prosecutor for the Miami-Dade State Attorney’s Office where he gained extensive trial experience prosecuting domestic violence cases. Mr. Nelson also previously worked for a commercial litigation firm, where he gained experience litigating cases involving business, real estate, and contractual disputes.


  • J.D., Michigan State University College of Law, 2016
  • Awarded Litigation Certificate from Michigan State University College of Law, 2016
  • B.A. Broadcast Journalism, Arizona State University, 2013
  • B.A. Political Science, Arizona State University, 2013

Professional and Community Involvement:

  • Member, Dade County Bar Association


  • State of Florida
  • Washington, D.C.
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida

Practice Areas

  • General Civil Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Commercial Litigation