Since his admission to the bar in Massachusetts in 2001, Miguel A. Nieves has earned a strong reputation for helping people facing domestic relations issues throughout southern New Hampshire and Massachusetts. He has successfully and compassionately guided clients through all aspects of the divorce process as well as post-divorce issues.
Attorney Nieves uses patience and practicality when devising a strategy to meet the goals of those he represents. He is adept at handling matters inside and outside the courtroom. Although his goal is to resolve matters short of trial, Attorney Nieves has had numerous successful jury and bench trials throughout his career. His client-focused approach and ability to generate results are just a few of the reasons he holds the highest peer rating possible of AV Preeminent* from Martindale-Hubbell and was named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers magazine in the field of Family Law.
These accolades are rooted in Attorney Nieves' experience and education. In 1997, he received a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy and Political Science from The University of New Hampshire. He then graduated from New England Law | Boston in 2000 with a Juris Doctor. While there, Attorney Nieves was a member of the school's law review where he served as a Case and Notes Editor and had his submission chosen for publication by his peers.
In addition to family law experience, Attorney Nieves has represented clients in immigration matters and civil litigation matters. His experience in various areas of law allow him to easily identify and explain to his clients the residual issues that someone going through a divorce may encounter. Attorney Nieves is an active member of the Essex Bar Association, Lawrence Bar Association and Merrimack Valley Chamber of Commerce. He has presented through Massachusetts Continuing Legal Education with regard to practicing Family Law on the border of Massachusetts and New Hampshire.