Bill Nelson was born and raised in North Miami, Florida. Growing up, Bill always admired the legal profession. In his senior year of high school, Bill interned with a top rated personal injury firm in Coral Gables, Florida and was inspired to become a lawyer representing injured victims, not big insurance companies.
Bill completed his undergraduate studies at Florida State University where he double majored in accounting and finance. After graduating in 2014, Bill worked at his former elementary and middle school teaching young students with learning disabilities.
In 2015, Bill started law school at the University of Florida Levin College of Law. In law school, Bill excelled in trial advocacy and received the book award for outstanding achievement in his Trial Practice class. In his final year of law school, Bill was elected by his peers to serve as president of the Florida Alternative Dispute Resolution Team.
After graduating law school in 2018, Bill joined a well-known Tampa based plaintiff’s firm specializing in catastrophic injury, medical malpractice and insurance bad faith. Bill joined Winters & Yonker, P.A. in 2020 with a continued determination to seek justice for all his clients.