Milam Howard Nicandri Dees & Gillam P.A.

Peter E. Nicandri Shareholder

Peter E. Nicandri is a shareholder practicing in commercial litigation for more than 20 years and with extensive experience representing banks, financial services companies, manufacturers, technology companies, and franchise companies.
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Direct Line 904-421-4747

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Phone 904-357-3660
Fax 904-357-3662


  • Undergraduate Potsdam College
  • Law School University of Florida College of Law

Bar Admissions


Court Admissions

  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California


Peter E. Nicandri’s areas of emphasis include creditors’ rights, banking, loan workouts, collection practices defense, warranty disputes, and intellectual property and trade secret litigation. Mr. Nicandri has represented both large and small businesses at the trial and appellate levels of state and federal courts throughout the United States.

After receiving his law degree, Mr. Nicandri served as a law clerk with the Honorable Harvey E. Schlesinger, United States District Judge, Middle District of Florida. After his clerkship, he practiced with Mahoney Adams & Criser, P.A. in Jacksonville and later became a shareholder with Akerman Senterfitt & Eidson, P.A. before joining Milam Howard Nicandri & Gillam, P.A. in 2001.

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Litigation


  • Martindale-Hubbell, AV-Preeminent
  • Jacksonville Magazine, Top Lawyers in Jacksonville
  • Florida Trend Magazine, Legal Elite

Community Involvement

  • The Federal Bar Association, Jacksonville Chapter, Member
  • The Florida Bar, Member
  • The Jacksonville Bar Association, Member
  • The Great Ponte Vedra Paddle (HEAL Benefit), Founder
  • Ponte Vedra Athletic Association, Past General Counsel and Fundraiser