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Nicholas D Williams

Wills and living wills Attorney at Burke, VA

5.0   8 reviews

also known as Nicholas Williams, Nick Williams

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About Nicholas

Learn Nicholas’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Trusts
    Decide who will manage your money if you become unable and who will distribute your assets to your beneficiaries after you pass away. Take control of what you have worked so hard to build.

  2. Wills and living wills
    A written will lets you decide what happens to your money and property after you die, while a living will lets you decide whether or not you wish to be placed on a medical life support system if you become disabled or incapacitated. Wills attorneys and living wills attorneys know all of the language that must be included in your will documents so that things happen the way you want. Because it's impossible for anyone to explain a will after his or her death, it is very important that the will me

Attorney Nicholas D. Williams received his law degree from George Mason University School of Law, where he graduated magna cum laude.   Mr. Williams graduated cum laude from Arizona State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Human Communication.


After law school, Mr. Williams served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Mary Grace O’Brien in Prince William County for the 31st Judicial Circuit Court of Virginia.  Mr. Williams then returned to Arizona where he practiced as a Deputy Public Defender in Maricopa County, Phoenix, Arizona.  As a Deputy Public Defender, Mr. Williams represented clients in a variety of felony matters.  


Prior to starting his legal career, Mr. Williams maintained a successful financial planning practice.  Providing investment and insurance solutions to small business owners, working families, and retirees, Mr. Williams gained valuable experience addressing a variety of financial needs.


In 2013, Mr. Williams and his family returned to Northern Virginia with a desire to positively contribute to his community.  Mr. Williams gained admission to practice law in Virginia and Washington, DC and began serving clients in private practice in the Spring of 2014.


Mr. Williams looks forward to continuing to serve the community and put his experience and expertise to work for each of his clients.


Bar Admissions:



Washington, D.C (Inactive)

Arizona (Inactive)




George Mason University School of Law, Arlington, VA

Juris Doctorate, Magna Cum Laude


Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

Bachelor of Arts, Human Communication, Cum Laude,


Other Memberships:


American Legion: Sons of the American Legion

Licensed for 10 years
State VA
Status Active
Acquired 2014
Updated 12/27/2022
State AZ
Status Active
Acquired 2012
Updated 12/21/2022
State DC
Status Resigned
Acquired 2014
Updated 06/08/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Contact Nicholas

New Dominion Law, PC
5641 Burke Centre Parkway
Suite 200
Burke, VA, 22015


5.0 / 5.0
  8 customer reviews
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Posted by Kim | January 27, 2023
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Excellent Attorney
Nick was one of the best attorney's I have had the pleasure to work with. He handled the estate for my son, after my son's father passed away last year. Nick worked tirelessly to make sure my son's best interests were always placed at the top of his priorities. In what was a tragic situation, Nick helped my son and I through the entire estate process, often taking on more responsibilities than he should have. I honestly cannot say enough great things about him.
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Posted by anonymous | September 19, 2019
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Mr. Williams was the consummate professional, from the moment we met in his office. He took time to understand my personal situation and related concerns, prior to putting pen to paper. Mr. Williams has a very endearing, warm personality which lends itself nicely when making difficult decisions that impact family dynamics and future generations. I highly recommend Mr. Williams for his expertise, and caring demeanor; an often rare combination in the legal profession. The estate planning he executed for me was exceptionally well done and thorough. Family members have peace of mind, as these legal documents are in their possession for decisions they may encounter one day.
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Posted by Xavier | May 5, 2016
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Great Attorney
Mr. Williams is very knowledgeable and informative. He took the time to listen and answer all our questions. Our phone calls and emails were responded to promptly, and he kept us informed throughout the case. Mr. Williams offered us trustworthy counsel and aggressive representation, and was the driving force that kept the other attorneys involved moving forward. We enjoyed working with Mr. Williams, and should we need legal representation again, we will most certainly hire Mr. Williams.
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Posted by Trina | July 4, 2015
Trina's review
Mr. Williams is an excellent listener and very knowledgable. If he didn't have an immediate answer, he would always find the answer very quickly. He was certain to follow through on everything necessary to accomplish the task at hand even when difficulties would arise that were not predicted. He handled all of my needs and was always polite and professional during the entire process. I would and have recommended him to others knowing with confidence that he is going to always provide the very best.
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Posted by John | December 5, 2014
In-depth estate planning
I would most definitely recommend Nick for your estate planning needs. He took the appropriate amount of time to discuss all our questions, while also identifying areas of concern with which we were not familiar. He identified possible solutions using the logic behind his recommendations so that we would feel comfortable with any decision. He was a pleasure to work with and his services were reasonable. My wife and I had wills, durable medical powers of attorney, and Powers of attorney done by Nick in September 2014.
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Posted by anonymous | November 20, 2014
Great Lawyer
I am very happy with my choice to hire Mr. Williams as my lawyer. I was faced with criminal charges along with a few of my friends who each had their own lawyer. I can honestly say that Mr. Williams went above and beyond to create a defense for me against the charges. I truly believe that he is the reason that our charges were dismissed. I would recommend Mr. Williams to anyone looking for a professional, trustworthy, and hard-working lawyer.
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Posted by Matt | November 12, 2014
Great lawyer who takes your case very seriously
Having had other lawyers before, I can say that the professionalism, demeanor, and approach Mr. Williams showed was absolutely superb when compared to the rest. I was very please with Mr. Williams and my court hearing/s. I would highly recommend Mr. Williams for any and all matters.
Posted by Brian | August 12, 2014
Great advocate who cares about you as much as your case.
Mr. Williams represented my daughter and me in my family law case and I found him to be an engaged advocate who was invested in the successful resolution of my case with positive outcomes. He is a thorough and extremely ethical representative who will go to great lengths to find the answers to complex legal questions that are at the heart of the case. His careful attention to detail, professionalism, and knowledge are the guideposts to a practice that is client-focused. Mr. Williams represented me well and I have no doubt that regardless of the issue you might have, Mr. Williams will do the same for you. I highly recommend him.
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  • Hourly Rates $ 275-375 per hour
  • Pro bono 10 %
  • Retainer Sometimes
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card


AVVO RATING 8.2 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Senior Associate
  • The Morehouse Law Firm
  • 2016 - Present
  • Attorney/Owner
  • Law Offices of Nicholas D. Williams, PLLC
  • 2014 - 2016
  • Attorney
  • Maricopa County Public Defender
  • 2012 - 2013
  • Judicial Law Clerk
  • Prince Williams County Circuit Court
  • 2011 - 2012
  • Law Student Observer
  • Securities & Exchange Commission
  • 2010 - 2010
  • Law Clerk
  • Dain Walker Sobhani & Nicoli, P.L.L.C.
  • 2010 - 2010
  • Summer Law Clerk Intern
  • Yuma County Public Defender's Office
  • 2009 - 2009
  • Managed Account Representative
  • Charles Schwab & Co.
  • 2007 - 2008
  • Financial Planner/Investment Advisor
  • Financial Consultant
  • 2003 - 2007
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  • George Mason
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2011
  • Arizona State University
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2001


  • Sons of The American Legion
  • Member
  • 2011 - Present

Languages Spoken

  • English


  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2019

Speaking Engagements

Attorney endorsements

Received (5)
Given (8)
Endorse Nicholas
Family Attorney | Dec 19
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"Nick and I were opposing counsels in resolving a post-divorce matter. Nick was very understanding and cooperative, while at the same time advocating for his client's rights. He is a pleasure to work with."
General practice Attorney | May 23
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I have known Mr. Williams for 7 years and can say that he will out-work anyone when it comes to knowing the law and advocating for his clients. Mr. Williams and I worked on a unique Tort claim together. Because of his knowledge and exceptional preparation, we were able to be creative in offering our client solutions. In addition to the tort claim, we have consulted on family law and immigration matters throughout the last few years. I am confident that when you go to Mr. Williams, you'll find a great man and an exceptional lawyer that you can trust."
Estate planning Attorney | Aug 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Mr. Williams is an experienced and thorough, highly professional, client-focused attorney. I have no doubt that regardless of the issue you might have, Mr. Williams will guide you to the best solution. I highly recommend him."
General practice Attorney | Aug 06
Relationship: Other
"Nick is an intelligent and determined lawyer who I have known for years. I consider him a friend as well as a colleague and I trust his legal opinion without question."
Criminal defense Attorney | Aug 06
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"One of the smartest people I know. Very hard working and kind-hearted. Consider yourself lucky to have him represent you."
Divorce and separation
Criminal defense
Criminal defense
Divorce and separation
Criminal defense