ATTORNEYS

D. Nichols Stutzman

Partner

706.243.6202 direct phone
706.243.5202 direct fax
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Legal Assistants
Kim Thieman
706.243.6233 direct phone
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Trish Zettler
706.243.6212 direct phone
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Areas of Practice

  • Commercial and Residential Real Estate
  • Wills and Probate
  • Corporate Entities
  • Contract and Land Dispute

D. Nicholas Stutzman

D. Nicholas (“NICK”) Stutzman was born in Los Angeles, California and grew up in Columbus, Georgia.  He is a graduate of Columbus State University (B.S., 1999), and Stetson University College of Law (J.D., 2003). Nick is a member of the State Bar of Georgia and the Alabama State Bar. He is also a member of the American Bar Association, Columbus Bar Association and GRECAA.

Additionally, Nick is admitted to practice in the United States Supreme Court, the United States District Court – Middle District of Georgia and the United States District Court – Middle District of Alabama.

His practice focuses on residential and commercial real estate, wills, probate, contracts, small corporate entities and land disputes.  He spends his free time with his family and coaching his son’s youth baseball.  He is proud to serve as Vice President and General Counsel of The Brent Schoening Strikeout Leukemia Foundation, Inc. as well as President and General Counsel of The Brent Schoening Memorial Scholarship Fund, Inc. and on the Muscogee County School District Business Education Advisory Board and on the Board of Directors of the Columbus Mortgage Bankers Association.  Nick also serves on the American Cancer Society Leadership Council and the Uptown Columbus Board.

He represents a variety of lenders, developers, builders, investors, entities, buyers and sellers.

He is the honored recipient of the 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 & 2012 Ledger-Enquirer Readers Choice award for Attorney and was named one of the “5 Under 40” by Columbus and the Valley magazine in 2010.

Nick is married to the former Tracey Tillman and they have one son, Chandler.  They are members of First Baptist Church in Columbus.

Education

Admitted to Practice

  • Georgia, 2003
  • Alabama, 2005
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Georgia
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Alabama
  • United States Supreme Court

Memberships, Affiliations and Activities

Honors and Awards

  • Named one of the “5 Under 40” by Columbus and the Valley Magazine in 2010
  • Recipient of the Ledger-Enquirer Readers Choice award for Attorney in 2008, 2009,

    2010, 2011 & 2012

  • Martindale-Hubbell “AV” Preeminent Peer Review Rating (4.8 out of 5) & Preeminent Client Rating (5.0 out of 5)
  • William F. Blews Pro Bono Service Award, 2003