Nicholas represents clients in all aspects of the acquisition, financing, construction, development, leasing and disposition of commercial real estate. He has significant experience drafting and negotiating leases and lease-related documents.

Prior to joining Taft, Nicholas was in-house counsel for multiple Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs). He earned his Juris Doctor degree from Indiana University McKinney School of Law and a bachelor's degree in finance, with distinction, from Indiana University – Kelley School of Business. 

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  • Indiana University - Robert H. McKinney School of Law (2010)
  • Indiana University – Kelley School of Business (2004)


  • State - Indiana
  • State - Illinois (inactive status)