Contact Information

The Nichols Law Firm, PLLC
3452 E. Lake Lansing Rd.
E. Lansing, MI 48823
Office: (517) 432-9000
Toll Free: (517) 432-9000
Fax: (517) 203-4448
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About Me

State Delegate for Michigan 2012-2015 Term


Author: Michigan OWI Handbook by Thomson West Publishing; Co-Author “DUI Mathematics” for “Understanding DUI Science” by Aspatore Publishing; Author “Mens Rea” monthly column on criminal law issues in the Legal News of Michigan


Adjunct Law Professor: Thomas M. Cooley Law School in Forensic Evidence for Criminal Law and DUI Law and Practice


2013 Summer Session Graduate; 2014 Winter Session Graduate


Completed 2009, 2012, 2013 Winter Session; Completed 2011, 2012 Summer Session; Completed 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 NCDD/NACDL DWI Means Defending with Ingenuity Conference; Completed 2010, 2011 Mastering Scientific Evidence Course


Speaker: 2012, 2013 Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers


Speaker 2012 Colorado DUI Defense Conference


Speaker 2012, 2013 American Academy of Forensic Evidence


Speaker 2012 Michigan Criminal Defense Attorneys Fall Conference


Member, American Chemical Society; Associate member, American Academy of Forensic Science Jurisprudence Section


Fellow of the Michigan Bar Foundation; Member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers; Member of the Council for the State Bar of Michigan Criminal Law Section; State Bar of Michigan Criminal Law Section; Past President, Ingham County Bar Association Criminal Law Section


FOUNDER Michigan Association of OWI Attorneys and current secretary


Speaker: Michigan Institute of Continuing Legal Education: Retrograde Extrapolation September 7, 2011 and October 11, 2011


Speaker: “Uncertainty: the secrets even the Michigan State Police don’t know” Ingham County Bar Association, October 14, 2011


“Unlocking the Mysteries of Breath Testing” Cooley Law School


June 3, 2011


Certified by NHTSA: SFST Practitioner Course, December 2009; NHTSA DRE Practitioner Course, 2012


Completed first ever National Webinar: The Truth Behind HS/GC; THC and Benzodiazepenes – January, 2011


Completed the first ever National Webinar on Uncertainty – September, 2011




Member, Friends of the Ingham County Veterans Treatment Court (Board governing the court)




Finished 2012 Lansing Marathon in under 4:30, raising $2,500.00 for the Ingham County Veterans Treatment Court








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