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Why Join Offit Kurman? Spotlight on Pilar Nichols, Esq.

Why join Offit Kurman? For Family Law attorney Pilar Nichols, the decision had everything to do with her clients. After running a successful solo practice for years, Pilar chose to join Offit Kurman to "provide a higher level of service" to her clients. Now, as a member of the firm's Family Law Practice Group, she works alongside an accomplished legal team—one that includes her long-time colleagues, Cheryl Hepfer and Sandra Brooks. Pilar brings to the Practice Group extensive experience representing clients in proceedings such as those related to divorce, child custody, mediation, spousal support, property division, and domestic violence.

In this video conversation, Pilar discusses (in both English and Spanish) her legal practice, her background as a child of Chilean immigrants, the value Offit Kurman's team and resources offer to her clients, and more.



Pilar C. Nichols is a Principal attorney in Offit Kurman’s Family Law Practice Group where she has extensive trial experience and practice in various areas of Family Law.  Her concentration focuses in the litigation and settlement of divorce, child custody and visitation, mediation, spousal and child support, property division (including complex property issues and those that require business valuations), negotiating and drafting of separation agreements, guardianship proceedings, and adoptions.


Offit Kurman, a full-service AmLaw 200 law firm with offices throughout the East Coast and in Southern California, serves dynamic businesses, individuals and families. Founded in 1987, the firm’s 280+ attorneys counsel clients across more than 30 areas of practice. Offit Kurman helps maximize and protect business value and personal wealth by providing innovative and entrepreneurial counsel that focuses on clients’ business objectives, interests and goals. The firm is distinguished by the quality, breadth and global reach of its legal services and a unique operational structure that encourages a culture of collaboration.