Nicholas Halks

Wellesley Family Law & Divorce Lawyer

undefinedNicholas Halks is a seasoned, respected civil and family lawyer who handles high-stakes custody disputes, divorces, family law matters, and the life-changing cases for individuals who have been sexually harassed or discriminated against at work. He devotes his entire practice to matters in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and has handled cases at all three levels: Trial, Appellate, and the Supreme Judicial Court.

Nicholas has handled a variety of civil matters for businesses, but prefers advocating for families and children. He is a member of the Lawrence Bar Association, Justinian Law Society of Massachusetts, and the National Motorists Association.

He earned his B.S. from the University of South Carolina where he attended on academic scholarship. He received his J.D. from The Massachusetts School of Law, where he was the Editor of the Student Journal, The Verdict, as well as founder and host of the televised debate show, Final Adjudication. Before graduation, he was the winner of two CALI Awards for Excellence. Nicholas is also a graduate of Central Catholic High School in Lawrence and grew up in nearby Andover, Massachusetts.

In his spare time, Nicholas enjoys spending time with his family, playing tennis, and being by the ocean.

Education

  • Massachusetts School of Law at Andover – JD
  • University of South Carolina – Bachelor of Science

Associations

  • Justinian Law Society of Massachusetts, 2013 – present

Awards

  • Award for Excellence: Sophisticated Speech – CALI – 2012
  • Award for Excellence: Case Preparation – CALI – 2012
  • Clients Choice Awards for 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017
  • Distinguished Member: Lawyers of Distinction – 2017
  • Top 40 Under 40: The National Advocates – 2017

Work Experience

  • Associate at Law Office of Jamie Mauritz James

Call Nicholas at (781) 995-0107 today and find out how The Halks Firm can help you.

Unbreakable Bonds Built with Previous Clients

Hear What They Have to Say
  • “Nick did an amazing job with my custody case. ”

    Zina G.

  • “What I mostly enjoy about Attorney Halks is the fact that he has excellent work ethic.”

    Sara

  • “ Takes pride in his work and is concerned to provide the best possible representation for his client. ”

    Doug

  • “Nicholas exceeded all my expectation, Including the settlement.”

    Pamela

  • “ I can finally move on with my life.”

    Andrew

  • “He has a great trial presence – professional and energetic.”

    Carolyn

  • “I felt my concerns we’re listened to, treated like a person, and received the service I paid for.”

    John

  • “ Nick was very concise, decisive, strategic and professional in all aspects of his work.”

    Jeffery S.

  • “Attorney Nicholas Halks has truly been a savior to my family and my daughter and for that, I will be eternally appreciative.”

    Eric

  • “I am very thankful and cannot thank Nick enough for going to bat for me.”

    Cliff

  • “He was extremely helpful, knowledgeable, and honest with me about my case and my chances for success. ”

    Stephanie

  • “Attorney Nick Halks walks it like he talks it.”

    Former Client

  • “He was very knowledgeable regarding family law and helped me navigate the difficult task at hand.”

    Former Client

  • “I’ve learned to recognize young talent destined for great success in their field. Nick most definitely fits that description.”

    Jeff

  • “Nick was very professional and easy to work with.”

    Former Client