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About me

I was born and raised in the Pacific Northwest. I left the area to fulfill my U.S. Air Force active-duty commitment to the United States and had the opportunity to serve my country on the east coast and overseas. I have since returned to live in the greatest area in the United States!


Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 30%
    16 years, 1.2 thousand cases
  2. Domestic Violence: 25%
    16 years, 200 cases
  3. Family: 25%
    14 years, 200 cases
  4. DUI & DWI: 20%
    16 years, 500 cases



Hourly ($200-300/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Dustin Douglas Richardson

    I endorse this lawyer. In my prior position as a Senior Deputy Prosecuting Attorney, I had the opportunity to work across from Nick Wood on numerous occasions. He aggressively employs his knowledge of the law and facts of his cases in the fight to protect the rights of his clients.


    Dustin Richardson Criminal defense Attorney
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  • Shon William Bogar

    I endorse this lawyer.


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Contact info

The Law Office of Nicholas Wood, P.S.

2901 Main Street, Suite 100
Vancouver, WA, 98663-2721


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Commendation MedalU.S. Air Force2005
Commendation MedalU.S. Air Force2003
Commendation MedalU.S. Air Force2002
Wing Staff Agencies Company Grade Officer of the YearU.S. Air Force/Seymour Johnson Air Force Base, North Carolina2001
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
JudgeScappoose Municipal Court2012 - Present
President/AttorneyThe Law Office of Nicholas Wood, P.S.2006 - Present
Judge AdvocateU.S. Air Force Judge Advocate General's (Jag) Corps2000 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
Oregon State BarMemberN/A
Washington State Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Air Force Court of Criminal AppealsMemberN/A
United States Court of Appeals for the Armed ForcesMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
City v FDismissal
State v. R.Win
P v. B.We won the case and mother was reunited with her child as primary caregiver--Petition for Modification Denied
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School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of PortlandBusinessMasters of Business Administration2012
Lewis & Clark Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1999
Portland State UniversityAdministration of JusticeBS - Bachelor of Science1996