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When faced with life-changing matters such as marital separation, divorce, custody, buying or selling a home, writing your will or estate settlement, it’s a good idea to have experienced representation and know your rights. Attorney Michael J. Nies is well-known, respected and experienced specifically in Family Law, Real Estate Law and Estate Settlement.
When you retain Attorney Nies, you are getting an attorney who will give you and your circumstances the one-to-one personalized attention you deserve. You can depend on him to guide you through some of the most important decisions of your life; decisions that will affect you and your family for many years.
Attorney Nies takes pride in approaching challenging family legal issues practically and compassionately; and is trained in Collaborative Family Law. Collaborative Practice is a unique and growing way for you to resolve disputes respectfully – without going to court – while working with trained professionals to facilitate the best outcome for all parties involved.
Please consider the following advantages of working with Attorney Nies:
Experience. Attorney Nies is a lifelong Erie, PA resident practicing family law, real estate law and estate settlement for over 25 years.
Attention. He is good listener who discusses cases thoroughly to understand the specific needs of his clients and their families. He avoids a one-size-fits-all approach.
Honesty. You can depend on Attorney Nies to provide a realistic, honest appraisal of your specific case, and seek a realistic, attainable solution for you. His goal is to get each client a result he or she will be happy with today and years from now.
Pragmatism. Attorney Nies always seeks the most cost-effective way of achieving his clients' goals by factoring the likelihood and expense of achieving desired outcomes together with acceptable alternatives.
Creativity. He approaches each case individually and considers creative outside-the-box solutions to meet individual family needs.
Availability. Attorney Nies keeps regular business hours, but can always schedule appointments during non-business hours as required by client circumstances.
Convenience. The Office of Attorney Michael J. Nies is centrally located on 5th and State Streets above Starbucks in downtown Erie, PA.
Flexibility. He is trained as a litigator and a collaborative law attorney. His training and skills enable him to help clients find solutions that work for them.
Value. Attorney Nies’ rate is competitive with other family law attorneys. He accepts payment by cash, check, debit card and all major credit cards.
Trustworthiness. When considering legal counsel for private matters involving life-changing situations, it is imperative to choose someone you can trust with your confidential details and circumstances. Trust is the founding keystone of Attorney Nies’ Legal Practice.
The law office of Attorney Michael J. Nies is conveniently located just two blocks from the Erie County Courthouse in downtown Erie, PA.
Attorney Michael J. Nies areas of concentration are in Family Law, Real Estate Law, Wills & Estate Settlement.
Call to schedule your personal, confidential appointment today
Attorney Michael J. Nies law offices are located on West 5th and State Streets in Erie, PA (around the corner from Starbucks Coffee) on the third floor.