Johana E. Nieves

Johana Nieves is an Associate at The Andrews Law Firm. Prior to joining our firm, Johana served in the General Counsel Office in the Florida Public Service Commission. Focusing on economic regulation and compliance, Johana dealt with utility certification, territorial disputes, and hurricane recovery efforts. Johana’s passion for helping others will make assisting firm clients her top priority.

Johana attended Florida State University College of Law, where she graduated with a Business Law Certificate in May 2018. While there, she participated in the FSU Business Law Clinic, served as President of the Aviation and Space Law Society, and Internal Vice President of the Women’s Law Symposium. Johana earned a bachelor’s degree in political science with a minor in international studies from Keene State College in May 2015.

While in law school, Johana obtained a diverse background and skill set. Her first internship was working at Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation, a Lockheed Martin Company, in Stratford, Connecticut. Johana later went on to clerk at Gray Law, a family and marital law practice in Tallahassee, Florida. In the summer of 2017, Johana externed at Domi Station, a non-profit startup incubator and coworking space. During her last year of law school, Johana clerked at Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC, where she worked in land use, procurement, securities, governmental, and regulatory matters.

Outside of the office, Johana has volunteered at the Entrepreneurship Bootcamp for Veterans with Disabilities, the Florida Association for Women Lawyers, and the Florida Supreme Court Law Library.

Johana is fluent in Spanish.

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 2018
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida, 2018

 

Education
  • Florida State University College of Law, J.D., 2018
    • Certificate in Business Law
    • Aviation and Space Law Society
      • President, 2017-2018
    • Women’s Law Symposium
      • Internal Vice President, 2017-2018
  • Keene State College, B.A., Political Science, 2015
    • Minor in International Studies

 

Professional Associations
  • American Bar Association
  • The Florida Bar
  • Tallahassee Bar Association
  • Florida Association for Women Lawyers
  • Tallahassee Women Lawyers