Martinsburg, WV
101 S. Queen Street
Martinsburg, WV 25401
T: (304) 264-4239
F: (304) 264-4210

Practice Areas

J.D., West Virginia University College of Law (2009)

B.A., magna cum laude, Psychology, The University of the South (2005) 

  • Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia
  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of West Virginia
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Nicola D. Smith

Special Counsel

Nicola "Nicky" Smith is an attorney practicing in the Martinsburg, West Virginia office of Bowles Rice. Admitted to practice in West Virginia and Pennsylvania, she concentrates her work on business, corporate and tax law.

Nicky's experience as an attorney includes commercial transactions and litigation, business reorganization and restructuring, business formation, appellate litigation and representation of financial institutions. As an organizer of various small businesses, she has personal experience drafting operating agreements, coordinating with property attorneys, sellers and lenders, reviewing leases and performing due diligence.

Nicky is a graduate of the West Virginia University College of Law. While at WVU, she participated in a legal study abroad program at Gertuilio Vargas Foundation in Rio de Janeiro and the University of Vila Velha in Espirito Santo, both in Brazil. She is a Class of 2011 member of the National Trial Advocacy College at the University of Virginia School of Law.