Nicholas has represented clients in more than $4 billion of transactional value across multiple industries. Nicholas’ philosophy for every transaction is to find the most efficient path forward with opposing parties that meets the client’s goals. He approaches every deal with a goal of collaboration to meet the aims of the transaction, but the client’s needs are always paramount in all negotiations.
Currently, Nicholas’ practice focuses on serving clients in real estate and development deals across the booming Rocky Mountain region. He serves:
- purchasers and sellers in complex sales and land swap transactions;
- borrowers and lenders in both real estate and asset-backed lending, secured transactions;
- national and local landlords and tenants with respect to multi-million dollar per year and smaller leases, including Class A office space, restaurants, raw land, land leases, and a multitude of other business ventures;
- developers involved in every stage of development from acquisition, entitlement, and disposition; mountain luxury home purchasers and sellers; and
- niche clients such as restauranteurs, specialized CBD-related products and services, and health care facilities, each of which require specifically tailored agreements to meet their business needs.
Nicholas’ real estate experience is supplemented with a decade of experience in complex corporate transactions, including $100,000,000+ mergers and acquisitions; asset sales; corporate restructuring and workouts; and advising entrepreneurs with every stage in the life cycle of their business, from organization and incorporation, early-round friends and family and venture financing, other institutional equity and credit financing, and finally through successful exists and cash-outs of the business. Nicholas has also served as outside general counsel to a number of smaller and middle-market entrepreneurs and family-owned businesses who may only have infrequent legal needs, but want a long-term relationship with an attorney who knows them and understands and cares about the success of their endeavors.