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Dean Christopher Nichols

Principal
Pitzer Snodgrass, P.C.
Deloitte, 100 South Fourth Street, Suite 400
St. Louis, Missouri 63102-1821
Peer Rating
4.8 of 5.0
Client Rating
N/R
AV Rated
Experience & Credentials
Practice Areas
Civil Litigation; Medical Malpractice; Nursing Home Litigation; Professional Liability; Products Liability; Transportation; General Liability
University
University of Missouri St. Louis, B.A., 1996
Law School
University of Missouri Columbia, J.D., 1999
Admitted
1999, Missouri; 2000, Pennsylvania; 2004, Illinois, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri and U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
ISLN
915812729
Peer Reviews (24)
AV Rated
4.8/5.0
Peer Rating
 
High Ethical Standard
Medical Malpractice, Civil Practice, Civil Litigation, Defense Litigation, Personal Injury Defense, Torts, Corporate Litigation, Personal Injury, Litigation, Automobile Liability Defense, Commercial Litigation, Insurance Litigation and Trial Practice
Areas of Practice
Legal Knowledge
4.8/5
Analytical Capabilities
4.8/5
Judgment
4.8/5
Communication Ability
4.8/5
Legal Experience
4.7/5
Peer Reviews (24)
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Judge on 05/03/11
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Judge on 04/26/11
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 04/26/11
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 04/25/11
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 04/18/11
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 04/11/11
Dean is an excellent lawyer. In my view he upholds the highest standards of the profession both ethically and in terms of ability.
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 04/11/11
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Principal on 04/09/11
Great lawyer, well respected, genuine, well prepared.
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Associate on 04/09/11
Dean is professional and courtesy. He especially knows how to conduct himself in multi-party litigation.
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Judge on 03/22/10
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 03/15/10
I have had several cases with Dean He is an excellent lawyer and possesses thehighest ethical standards.
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Principal on 03/08/10
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 02/26/10
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Judge on 12/15/09
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Associate on 11/23/09
I tried a case against Dean. He is a great client advocate with high ethical standards.
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 11/22/09
I have had several cases against Dean C. Nichols. He is well-prepared, smart, professional, and is a gentleman. He is a credit to the practice of law. He is well-respected within the bar and is known to uphold the highest ethical standards.
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
4.8/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 02/26/10
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
4.0/5
4.6/5.0 Posted by a Judge on 03/26/10
Legal Knowledge
5.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
4.0/5
Legal Experience
4.0/5
4.6/5.0 Posted by a Senior Associate on 11/23/09
Legal Knowledge
4.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
4.0/5
Judgment
5.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
5.0/5
4.2/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 04/18/11
Legal Knowledge
4.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
5.0/5
Judgment
4.0/5
Communication Ability
4.0/5
Legal Experience
4.0/5
4.2/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 11/24/09
Legal Knowledge
4.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
4.0/5
Judgment
4.0/5
Communication Ability
5.0/5
Legal Experience
4.0/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 03/02/10
Legal Knowledge
4.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
4.0/5
Judgment
4.0/5
Communication Ability
4.0/5
Legal Experience
4.0/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 11/22/09
Legal Knowledge
4.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
4.0/5
Judgment
4.0/5
Communication Ability
4.0/5
Legal Experience
4.0/5
3.8/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 04/12/11
Legal Knowledge
4.0/5
Analytical Capabilities
4.0/5
Judgment
4.0/5
Communication Ability
4.0/5
Legal Experience
3.0/5
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