Nicholas G. Milano



Nicholas G. Milano is the executive partner for the Fort Lauderdale office and the Real Estate practice group leader for the Fort Lauderdale and West Palm Beach offices. He focuses his real estate practice on the representation of lenders, developers and borrowers. He handles real estate contract drafting and negotiation, and advanced title examination and issuance of title insurance, as well as leasing issues for major retail clients. Mr. Milano is experienced representing developers and managers in the acquisition or disposition of hotels and drafting related documents. He also represents owners and contractors in construction related matters, such as construction contract negotiation and drafting as well as mechanic's lien and bonding issues.


  • Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, J.D.
  • University of Florida, B.S., Journalism
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Florida
  • American Bar Association
  • The Florida Bar, Student Education and Admissions Committee, former Vice Chair
  • Broward County Bar Association
  • Literacy Coalition for Broward County, past President
  • Legal Aid Service of Broward County, Inc., former Advisory Board Member
  • The Greater Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce, former Executive Committee Board Member
  • United Way of Broward County, Public Policy Advisory Committee
  • Best Buddies Fort Lauderdale Advisory Board
  • Leadership Florida, Co-Chair of Recruitment Committee
  • Leadership Florida Class XXXI
  • Leadership Fort Lauderdale Class V
  • Ghost Light Society, Broward Center for the Performing Arts
  • Class 29 Leadership Broward
  • Broward Workshop
Honors & Awards
  • Holland & Knight PCS Pro Bono All-Star, 2017-2019 
  • Power Leaders in Law, South Florida Business Journal, 2012-2017
  • The Best Lawyers in America, Real Estate Law, 2015, 2017-2020
  • Top 100 Power Leaders in Law, South Florida Business Journal, 2011-2013
  • Florida Legal Elite, Florida Trend magazine, 2012
  • Top Lawyer, South Florida Legal Guide, 2013-2017
  • Top Up and Comer, South Florida Legal Guide, 2005-2010
  • Florida Blue Key