• Syracuse University College of Law, J.D., magna cum laude, Order of the Coif, Certificate in Technology Commercialization
  • Washington State University, Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering, President’s Honor Roll


  • Admitted to practice law in the state of Washington
  • Registered to practice before the US Patent and Trademark Office

Nick is an associate in the firm’s Patent Practice Group. His practice focuses on preparing and prosecuting patent applications and developing portfolios. Nick is proficient in a wide variety of technologies, including mechanical, electrical, computer, and medical devices. Prior to joining Lee & Hayes, Nick assisted clients as a student attorney with the Community Development Law Clinic at Syracuse University College of Law. Also, as a Research Associate with the New York State Science & Technology Law Center, Nick advised technology start-up companies. In addition, Nick was an extern with Syracuse University’s Office of Technology Transfer. Outside of work, Nick enjoys snowboarding, playing golf, cooking, camping, and traveling.