Nicholas Meriage, Associate with Pitzer Snodgrass, P.C.

Nick Meriage is a graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law where he was awarded the Allen H. Parker Memorial Scholarship, and MU Grant, The JB Reynolds Student Award in Insurance Law, and CALI awards in: Insurance Law, Land Use Controls, and Agricultural Law.

Nick is developing a focused civil litigation practice.  His practice includes professional liability, premises liability, product liability, and business litigation.  Previously his practice included Workers’ Compensation, Medical Malpractice Defense, and Transactional work.

He is a former small business owner, which helps him relate to the complex issues facing business owners today.

Community Service

  • Cherish Our Children International, former board member
  • Heart of Missouri CASA, Court Appointed Special Advocate, Boone County Missouri

Publications and Seminars

  • Co-Author, “Understanding the Equitable Remedies of Contribution and Indemnity in Constitution Law”, 77 Journal of the Missouri Bar 1 (January/February 2021)
  • Presenter, National Business Institute, Topic: “Legal Ethics of Email”, City of St. Louis, Missouri, June 2019
  • Presenter, Halfmoon Education, Topic: “Avoiding Potential Pitfalls, The 2017 Changes to AIA A201: General Conditions”, City of St. Louis, Missouri, February 2019
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  • The Harmonie Group
    • Co-Chair, Construction Law Committee (2020 - Present)
  • Missouri Organization of Defense Lawyers
  • The Lawyers Association of St. Louis
    • Board Member (2019 - Present)
  • Illinois Bar Associates
  • Missouri Bar Committee on Construction Law
  • Missouri Bar Committee on Insurance Law
  • The Bar Association of Metropolitan St. Louis
  • Missouri Captive Insurance Association
    • Board Member (2017 - Present)


  • University of Missouri - Columbia School of Law
    • J.D., 2013; Certificate in Dispute Resultion
  • University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
    • B.S., Business Administration


  • Missouri
  • Illinois
  • United States District Court Eastern District of Missouri
  • United States District Court Western District of Missouri
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Illinois
  • United States District Court for the Central District of Illinois
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit


  • Allen H. Parker Memorial Scholarship
  • MU Grant
  • JB Reynolds Student Award in Insurance Law
  • CALI Awards (Highest Grade) in Insurance Law, Land Use Controls, and Agricultural Law