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Colleen M. Nichols
100 Shockoe Slip, 4th Floor,
Richmond, Virginia 23219

(804) 864-4816
(804) 421-6251 (fax)
cmnichols@moranreevesconn.com

Colleen M. Nichols

Associate
Colleen M. Nichols
100 Shockoe Slip, 4th Floor,
Richmond, Virginia 23219

(804) 864-4816
(804) 421-6251 (fax)
cmnichols@moranreevesconn.com

Colleen Nichols is an associate attorney with the firm’s real estate and securities group.  Colleen’s practice focuses on drafting private placement memoranda and subscription documentation for private securities offerings under Rules 506(b) and (c) of Regulation D of the Securities Act of 1933, with a particular emphasis on real estate related securities, including Delaware statutory trusts, real estate funds and offerings of undivided tenant in common (TIC) interests in real estate.  Colleen frequently advises clients on SEC and state-level securities compliance reporting, including compliance with blue sky filing laws and state regulatory commissions.  In addition, her practice often involves negotiating and drafting purchase and sale agreements, leases, loan documents and other documents related to commercial real estate acquisitions and dispositions, and reviews due diligence materials for acquisitions.  She also has experience in general business, corporate and securities matters, including entity formation and dissolution, mergers and acquisitions and ongoing corporate governance.

Prior to joining Moran Reeves Conn, Colleen was an associate with the corporate and securities group of a boutique law firm in Richmond, Virginia.  While in law school, Colleen was a law clerk for the Honorable Joseph J. Ellis of the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit of Virginia and an intern with Assurant, Inc.’s corporate law group in New York City.  Colleen is a member of Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Richmond, Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association (ADISA) and Metropolitan Richmond Women’s Bar Association.

  • Education

      • William & Mary School of Law, J.D. cum laude, 2013
        • Member, William & Mary Business Law Review
        • William & Mary Public Service Certificate
      • University of Virginia, B.A. with distinction, English and American Studies, 2010
  • Professional Memberships

      • Metropolitan Richmond Women’s Bar Association
      • Alternative & Direct Investment Securities Association (ADISA)
      • Commercial Real Estate Women (CREW) Richmond
  • Honors and Awards

    • Virginia Super Lawyers Rising Stars (Real Estate, Securities, and Finance), 2019

       

Colleen M. Nichols
100 Shockoe Slip, 4th Floor,
Richmond, Virginia 23219

(804) 864-4816
(804) 421-6251 (fax)
cmnichols@moranreevesconn.com

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