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About me

I am dedicated to assisting each client as an individual. I am engaged in the practice of law primarily in Wayne County, Monroe County, and Oakland County, but am not limited to those areas. I have over a decade of experience in Family Law, Criminal Law, Estate Planning, and Probate Law. 




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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 25%
    15 years
  2. Divorce: 25%
    15 years
  3. Child Support: 20%
    15 years
  4. Child Custody: 20%
    15 years
  5. Adoption: 10%
    15 years



Hourly ($225-275/hour), Retainer (always)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

3 total 

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  • Elizabeth Ash Young

    I endorse this lawyer. Nicole is a highly skilled attorney who works hard for her clients. She is thorough and detail oriented in every matter she handles. I've seen first-hand that Nicole works personally with her clients to determine legal goals and strategy, and as a result, she achieves positive results time and time again. In trial, Nicole is organized and prepared at every turn. Any person facing a legal issue will be in good hands with Nicole as their attorney.


    Elizabeth Young Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Worked for lawyer

  • James Michael Menna

    I endorse this lawyer. She is extremely organized and prepared for a case. She is well versed in all the issue and the law regarding her client's particular matter.


    James Menna Criminal defense Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact info

Smith Mihas PLLC

645 Griswold
Suite 3080
Detroit, MI, 48226


MIActive And In Good Standing200105/14/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Leadership Achievement AwardThomas M. Cooley Law School2000
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Partner/AttorneySmith Mihas PLLC2012 - Present
Partner/AttorneyForrest & Smith, P.C.2005 - 2012
AssociateForrest & Associates, P.C.2000 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
Hellenic Bar Association of MichiganMember2013 - Present
Wayne County Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Wayne County Family Law Bar AssociationMember2005 - Present
Criminal Defense Attorneys of MichiganExecutive Board Member - Secretary2003 - Present
State Bar of MichiganMember2001 - Present
Downriver Bar AssociationPast President2001 - Present
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
People v. Michael GrundyN/A
People v. ThomasAcquittal
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Publication nameTitleDate
The Thomas M. Cooley Journal of Practical and Clinical LawTo Arrest, Or Not to Arrest That is the Question; People v. Borchard-Ruhland2000
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Thomas M. Cooley Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
Eastern Michigan UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1997
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Criminal Defense Attorneys of Michigan Fall ConferenceYour Case Issue2015