undefinedDea Ilia Coka

Skilled & Results-Driven Family Law Attorney in Newton

Family law attorney Dea Ilia Coka is a welcome addition to The Halks Firm as of 2019. She focuses her practice on resolving even the most complex legal disputes as efficiently and effectively as possible. Attorney Coka prides herself on being a compassionate yet unrelenting litigator. Her clients benefit invaluably from her sincere advocacy and dedication to helping people navigate their challenging times with ease. She is passionate about helping clients endure the divorce process as amicably as possible by holding their best interests above all else.

Cases Handled

  • Family law
  • Domestic relations
  • Matrimonial planning, including prenuptial/postnuptial agreements
  • Divorce
  • Child custody
  • Child support
  • Modification
  • Alimony
  • Paternal matters


  • Suffolk University Law School – JD
  • Boston University

Unbreakable Bonds Built with Previous Clients

Hear What They Have to Say
  • “Nicholas exceeded all my expectation, Including the settlement.”


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


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


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


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


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


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

    Former Client

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


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

    Former Client

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

    Former Client

  • “Nick did an amazing job with my custody case. ”

    Zina G.

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

    Jeffery S.

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


  • “He was effective, honest, direct, extremely knowledgeable of the law and most of all confident.”


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