Dr. Nick Oberheiden


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Overview of Practice Areas

Dr. Nick Oberheiden is the founder of Oberheiden, P.C., a nationally acclaimed law firm dedicated to civil litigation issues including family law and divorce proceedings.  Nick is competent to provide both litigation and mediation services and never ceases to validate his mission of working vigorously for the well-being of his clients and their families to maximize the value of their divorce case.  He understands how important it is for his clients to receive support during one of the most stressful times in their lives—divorce.  Nick is competent to handle both complex and sensitive divorce cases that involve financial issues, asset divisions, alimony, child support, or tax implications.

Nick is aware that every situation is different and demands a different approach.  Regardless of the reason for his client’s decision to undertake a divorce, Nick is there for his clients to counsel them through the uncertainty.  He strives to achieve the best result for his clients with as little hassle as possible.  Divorces implicate many peripheral issues such as child custody, pensions, and retirement plans.  Nick’s utmost mission is to guarantee that his clients receive a settlement package outside of court that (1) maximizes their financial award arrangement, (2) protects their assets and earning capacity both in the current case and in the future, and (3) shields their children from complex custody issues—all with very little cost, in record time, and away from any public or judicial attention.

About Oberheiden, P.C.

Nick founded Oberheiden, P.C. in 2011.  He built his law firm with the commitment and passion to help clients in need who are experiencing pain, stress, anxiety, distress, and other uncertainty regarding their future and the future of their families, including their children.  Oberheiden, P.C. is composed of former DOJ trial attorneys, former FBI agents, and former state and federal prosecutors, all of which are among the nation’s most respected attorneys.

Nick guides his practice by following the principles of determination, diplomacy, and respect whether he is dealing with his clients, members of his practice, federal investigators, or opposing counsel.

Education and Awards

Nick attained his Juris Doctor at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) and his Diplom Jurist at the Universities of Munich, Hamburg, Bochum, Schools of Law.  At UCLA, Nick was a recipient of the Morris Greenspan Award for Excellence in International Law.  Nick holds a Ph.D. from the University of Heidelberg, School of Law.  His doctoral thesis entailed a critical comparison of constitutional interpretation in the United States, Brazil, and Germany.  Nick is also a highly accomplished writer and has published books, articles, and blogs.  He is the author of a detailed legal treatise on civil litigation written in Portuguese entitled, “The U.S. Civil Justice System.”

Media Appearances

Nick’s expertise on a variety of legal matters is frequently sought by the media and appears in newspapers, periodicals, magazines, the radio, and on television.  Nick has been interviewed by Fox News, Fox Business, LA Times, The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, Los Angeles Times, Forbes Magazine, and the Dallas Morning News, as some examples.  His international presence reaches more than 600 international newspapers.


Nick often communicates with his clients in their native language because Nick is a fluent speaker of English, German, French, and Portuguese.

Bar Admissions

Nick is admitted to practice law in the following jurisdictions:

  • Washington D.C.
  • New York State Bar
  • S. Supreme Court
  • S. Court of Appeals, Second, Fifth, Sixth, Ninth, and Eleventh Circuits
  • S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Arkansas
  • S. District Court, District of Colorado
  • S. District Court, Northern, Central, and Southern Districts of Illinois
  • S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts of Indiana
  • S. District Court, Eastern District of Michigan
  • S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri
  • S. District Court, District of Nebraska
  • S. District Court, District of New Mexico
  • S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of New York
  • S. District Court, District of North Dakota
  • S. District Court, Northern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Oklahoma
  • S. District Court, Northern, Eastern, Southern, and Western Districts of Texas
  • S. District Court, Eastern and Western Districts of Wisconsin

Complex Trial Litigation Experience

Known for his exceptional leadership and superior analytical skills, Nick’s trial record speaks for itself in terms of quality and success.  He has represented individuals, families, and corporations.  Nick is well established in the national legal community and regarded as one of the best litigation attorneys for obtaining favorable verdicts and settlements for his clients in all cases including divorce proceedings.

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Nick Oberheiden is the absolute best federal litigation attorney. Nick gives you the immediate comfort of feeling 100% protected. He is polite, respectful— and extremely compelling. His legal strategy turned out to be brilliant.

– Marshall M.

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