ASSISTED REPRODUCTION/SURROGACY & ESTATE PLANNING
Nicole devotes her law practice to building and protecting families. When working with her clients, she takes an educational approach so her clients fully understand their options and the steps they should take to achieve their goals. She takes the time to listen to your concerns and answer any questions you may have. As a result, she has a better understanding of your situation and can respond effectively with practical and sensible solutions.
Nicole’s unique assisted reproduction/surrogacy program is designed to give both Intended Parents and Surrogate Mothers support and peace of mind from the moment they contact her office to the birth of the baby and beyond.
Nicole’s family building services include a unique and full service program for Intended Parent/Surrogate Mother matching and management of the surrogacy process; family building consulting; surrogate counseling; drafting surrogate agreements as well as egg donor and sperm donor agreements; reviewing surrogate agreements as well as egg donor and sperm donor agreements; Intended Parent/Surrogate relationship management (management of the surrogacy process, no matching); pre- and post-birth orders; co-parent and second-parent adoptions; and legal representation for Intended Parents or Surrogates.
In addition to providing family building services, Nicole also works with people who desire to protect themselves, their families and their assets through proper estate and health planning. She excels in guiding her clients through the often confusing maze of financial and legal questions that come up when creating an estate plan. Her legal expertise includes family protection as well as planning strategies for unmarried couples and divorced individuals. Whether you are single or married, in a traditional or non-traditional family, just starting out or looking back on a long and happy life, Nicole will help you craft a plan that achieves your goals for your loved ones today and for years to come.
Nicole’s family protection services include drafting wills, trusts, living wills, advance directives, incapacity plans, powers of attorney and guardianship plans for minor children (Child Protection Plan).
Nicole holds a J.D. from the George Washington University Law School, and has obtained advanced training in various aspects of Assisted Reproductive Technology and Estate Planning. In addition, she holds a Ph.D. in Molecular Biology and Genetics from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology and Chemistry with a specialization in Biochemistry from the University of Virginia.
Nicole is a member of the Maryland State Bar Association, the Bar Association of the District of Columbia, the District of Columbia Bar and the American Bar Association (Assisted Reproductive Technologies Committee).
Nicole is licensed to practice law in the state of Maryland and the District of Columbia.
Licensed since 2004
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I am currently working with Nicole on more than one consumer protection case. Nicole is smart and looks for answers to important questions on the cases. She pays attention to the details and genuinely cares about helping people in distress. I routinely refer clients to Nicole for help with their consumer law related problems.
Sonya Smith-Valentine Debt Collection Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
I regularly refer clients to Nicole. She is extremely knowledgeable and shows meticulous attention to detail. I enjoy discussing current legal issues with her because she is always aware of new developments. She is also very conscientious about staying in touch with colleagues and clients alike. I highly recommend her and her office.
Karen Ware Estate Planning Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|MLK Day of Sevice||Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority||2013|
|Attorney and Owner||Kinsey Law Group, PC||2006 - Present|
|Millen, White, Zelano & Branigan||2002 - 2004|
|Burns, Doane, Swecker & Mathis||1999 - 2002|
|Finnegan Henderson Farabow Garrett & Dunner||1998 - 1999|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association||N/A||2011 - Present|
|American Society for Reproductive Medicine||N/A||2011 - Present|
|American Bar Association, Family Law Section||N/A||2010 - Present|
|American Bar Association, Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Section||N/A||2010 - Present|
|District of Columbia Bar Association, Taxation Section, Estate Planning Committee||N/A||2006 - Present|
|Maryland State Bar Association||N/A||2004 - Present|
|The Daily Record (Maryland)||Attorneys To Discuss Reproductive Technology at State Bar Seminar (quoting Attorney Nicole K. White)||2013|
|The Women's Journal||How to Find the “Right” Gestational Surrogate to Help You Start or Your Family||2013|
|Women's Journal||Considering Surrogacy to Start or Expand Your Family? Discover What You Need To Know Before You Start Your Journey||2013|
|Women's Journal||Estate Planning Myths That Can Seriously Hurt the People You Love||2012|
|Women's Journal||Don’t Let Another Year Pass Without Naming Guardians For Your Kids!||2012|
|Women's Journal||5 Ways To Help Aging Parents Plan For The Future||2012|
|Published Online||Are Your Last Wishes Known?||2007|
|National Newspaper Association||Identity Thieves Can Ruin More Than Just Your Credit||2006|
|George Washington University National Law Center||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2003|
|Johns Hopkins University||Molecular Biology and Genetics||PhD - Doctorate||1998|
|University of Virginia||Biology and Chemistry||BA - Bachelor of Arts||1992|
|Youth and Adult Financial Literacy Workshop||Estate Planning||2013|
|Women, Wealth and Wellness Conference||Estate Planning: What you need to know||2013|
|Maryland State Bar Association Annual Meeting||Modern Family: Estate Planning and Probate Issues For Families with Children Born Through Assisted Reproductive Technology (ART)||2013|
|Estate Planning: Protecting Your Family and Your Assets||Estate Planning Basics||2012|
|Lunch & Learn Series||Consumer Credit Laws: What You Need to Know||2008|