NICK ZOTOS received a degree in Communications, cum laude, from Ohio University in 1973. He returned to St. Louis and graduated from Washington University School of Law in 1976.
After practicing with a civil law firm, he joined the St. Louis Public Defenders Office. Two years later he returned to private practice. He served as a special Public Defender in Jefferson County, Missouri, representing clients charged with only serious felonies.
NICK ZOTOS has tried over 200 jury trials to conclusion both in state and federal courts. He has represented clients throughout the State of Missouri both in urban and rural counties.
In addition to being a member of the Missouri Bar, he is a member of the United States District Court for the Eastern and Western Districts of Missouri. He is a member of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. He has appeared in the United States District Court for Southern Illinois, the Northern District of Indiana, the Eastern District of Texas, the United States District Court for New Jersey, and the State Courts of Illinois and Oklahoma.
NICK ZOTOS is a lifetime member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Missouri Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the American Civil Liberties Union, and the Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis. He is an AV RATED Lawyer by MARTINDALE-HUBBELL.