• Nicholas D. Ward can handle any and all aspects of estate law. From helping establish your will and trust to planning your estate, you can rest easy knowing your future is in good hands.

Areas of Practice

For over 45 years, Nicholas D. Ward has been providing premier legal services for clients who need help handling their estate. Learn more about his experience and how our firm can help you.

Firm Overview

Don’t wait until it’s too late, get your estate in order and get back to enjoying life. Schedule a consultation with Nicholas D. Ward today!

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Welcome to the Law Office of Nicholas D. Ward

Providing Estate planning, Administration and Litigation services in Washington D.C.

When it comes to making sure you’re prepared for the future, having an attorney to help you plan for the management of your estate is key. Nicholas D. Ward has been helping clients in Washington D.C. plan for the future by providing practical solutions and legal advice for many years. He can help you plan your estate through the disposition of assets after death by means of a will or trust, and avoid unnecessary litigation among your heirs when the distribution becomes necessary. Nicholas D. Ward has the experience you need to get back to enjoying the present and having confidence in the future.

Experience you can trust

For over 45 years, Nicholas D. Ward has been providing estate planning and administration assistance to clients all over Washington D.C. He understands how overwhelming getting your assets in order or dealing with the legal aftermath of the death of a loved one can be. That’s why he is committed to providing you with the personalized legal assistance you deserve.

Nicholas D. Ward has had the opportunity to work both sides of the law—for the court system and as lawyer. A few years ago he was called by the Chief Judge to serve as the administrator of the Probate Division of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia (Register of Wills) when the top two officials resigned within a month of each other. The Judges in the Probate Division of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia have retained him repeatedly as a member of the Probate Rules Advisory Committee since his appointment in 1975. With that kind of knowledge, you can trust that he knows how to navigate all facets of relevant Washington D.C. law. Whatever legal matters you may be facing in regard to your estate, Nicholas D. Ward can provide you with legal advice every step of the way.

Our areas of practice

Nicholas D. Ward is an expert in the field of trust and estate law. You can count on him to offer personalized legal assistance in the following areas:

Estate planning– formulating a plan and drafting the necessary documents
Estate and trust administration– ensuring adherence to the plan
Estate litigation – when problems arise that cannot be resolved amicably by seeking a cost effective solution
Expert witness – assistance to other lawyers by providing expert testimony as to the standard of conduct in both estate planning and administration

Turn to the Law Office of Nicholas D. Ward for all of your estate law needs. Schedule a consultation by calling 202-289-6440 today!

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  • Law Office of Nicholas D. Ward

    910 17th Street NW, Suite 800
    Washington, DC 20006


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    Phone: 202-289-6440

    Mon: 9:30AM-5:30PM By appointment only
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