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Nicia C. Mejia is an Associate in our Tampa office, practicing primarily in Coverage Defense.

Nicia received her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Florida International University and her Doctor of Jurisprudence from St. Thomas University School of Law. While in law school, she served on the board of the St. Thomas Mock Trial Team, as a Staff Editor and Articles Editor for the St. Thomas Law Review and was inducted into the National Order of Barristers.

Nicia was admitted to the Florida Bar in 2015. She is also admitted to practice in the United States District Courts for the Northern, Middle and Southern Districts of Florida. Prior to joining Butler, Nicia practiced primarily in the areas of first-party insurance defense and general liability. She also defended insurance companies in first- and third-party bad faith actions.

Nicia is a member of the Hillsborough County Bar Association and the Hillsborough Association of Women Lawyers.


  • Florida


  • St. Thomas University School of Law
    Juris Doctor
  • Florida International University
    Bachelor of Arts


  • U.s. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • U.s. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
  • U.s. District Court for the Southern District of Florida


Black History Month 2021 | Part 2

Butler presents the second in a four-part series discussing important historical African-American figures and developments during the Harlem Renaissance. Part one is narrated by attorney Nicia Mejia. View the full video below: ...

Best Lawyers – Ones to Watch

Please join us in congratulating our attorneys for their inclusion in the inaugural edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch. This list recognizes lawyers who are earlier in their careers for their outstanding professional excellence in private practice. They have been recognized in the First Edition of Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch for their work in insurance litigation. Congratulations! Click their...

Black History Month | Ella Baker & Mary Mcleod Bethune

In celebration of Black History Month, we will be taking a look at some important African-American figures that have impacted American culture. This week, we will take a look at social advocates Ella Baker and Mary Mcleod Bethune. Starring Attorneys Janice Buchman and Nicia Mejia. [embed][/embed]...

Butler Helps First-Responders And Community Heroes

Butler attorneys Suzanne DeCopain, Shaheen Nouri and Nicia Mijia helped out our community by providing legal service to firefighters, law enforcement and EMTs during the HCBA "Wills for Heroes Pro Bono" Event. The Wills for Heroes pro bono project is an effort to show our appreciation for the daily sacrifices of our local firefighters, law enforcement, and emergency medical technicians. This pr...

October – Welcome to our Newest Attorneys!

We extend a warm welcome to the newest attorneys to join our Butler family! Click the pictures below to read more about each attorney....

Nicia Mejia