Nicholas J. Wood

Nicholas J. Wood: Attorney with Snell & Wilmer L.L.P. AV stamp icon
  • Partner at Snell & Wilmer L.L.P. (433 Attorneys)
  • One Arizona Center, 400 East Van Buren Street, Suite 1900, Phoenix, AZ 85004
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    4.9/5.0 (2)
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Attorney Awards

Biography

Nick Wood's practice is concentrated in zoning and land use planning and real estate entitlements.

Representative Presentations and Publications

• Revitalization of Downtown Phoenix, Quoted, Commercial Executive Magazine, Issue 1 (p.62) (January 23, 2019)
• Arizona Supreme Court Clarifies Area Variance Standard; Property Owners May Obtain an Area Variance When Special Circumstances Existed at Purchase, Co-Author, Snell & Wilmer Legal Alert (October 9, 2017)
• People to know in law: Nick Wood, Feature Article, Phoenix Business Journal (November 16, 2016)
• The ABCs of CRE: Z - Zoning, Quoted, Commercial Executive Magazine, Issue 7 (2015)
• All in the Multifamily, Feature Article, Commercial Executive Magazine, Issue 5 (2013)
• Leaders in Real Estate Law, Profile, Commercial Executive Magazine, Issue 1 (2012)
• Real Estate Tax Guide, Clark Boardman & Callaghan (1988, 1990, 1991, 1992)
• Attorney forms group to assist landowners, developers, Feature Article, Phoenix Business Journal (April 1, 2011)
• Arizona Land Use, National Business Institute (2005)
• Land Use Law Update in Arizona, National Business Institute (2004)
• Arizona Groundwork: Zoning and Land Use Planning, Professional Education Systems, Inc. (2003)
• Land Use Law Update in Arizona, National Business Institute (2002)
• Arizona Land Use: Current Issues in Subdivision Annexation and Zoning Law, National Business Institute (2000)
• Arizona Land Use, National Business Institute (2000)
• Land Use Law Update in Arizona, National Business Institute (1999)
• Land Use Law Update in Arizona, National Business Institute (1998)
• Land Use Planning and Eminent Domain in Arizona, National Business Institute (1997)
• Arizona Real Estate Taxation, Professional Education Systems, Inc. (1986)
• Wisconsin Land Contract, Professional Education Systems, Inc. (1984)
• Wisconsin Marital Property Reform and Its Effects on Real Estate Purchase, Ownership and Sale, Professional Education Systems, Inc. (1984)
• Certified Historical Structures, Wisconsin Lawyer Magazine (1984)

Professional Recognition and Awards

•Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use (2004-2018)
•Arizona's Finest Lawyers
•Peer Review Rated AV Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell

Community Involvement

•Board of Directors of Fighter Country Partnership
•Member of Blue Blazer Squadron, a division of Fighter Country Partnership
•C.A.S.S., Pro Bono Attorney
•Scottsdale International Film Festival, Advisory Board

Other Professional Experience

•Arizona State University, Adjunct Professor of Law (currently)
•Beus Gilbert and Morrill, Phoenix, AZ (1985-1993)
•Marquette University, Adjunct Professor of Law (1984-1985)
•Strauss and Greenberg, Milwaukee, WI (1982-1985)

Related News & Events

May 03
Chambers USA 2018 Recognizes Snell & Wilmer in Multiple Categories and Names 46 Attorneys as Leaders in Their Field

May 31
Chambers USA 2017 Recognizes Snell & Wilmer in Multiple Categories and Names 43 Attorneys

May 27
Chambers USA 2016 Recognizes Snell & Wilmer in Multiple Categories and Names 42 Attorneys

May 19
Chambers USA Recognizes Snell & Wilmer in Multiple Categories and Names 42 Attorneys as Leaders in Their Field

May 23
Chambers USA Recognizes Snell & Wilmer in Multiple Categories and Names 38 Attorneys as 'Leaders in Their Field'

Apr 08
Scottsdale International Film Festival Welcomes Snell & Wilmer Partner Nicholas Wood to Advisory Board

Dec 16
Snell & Wilmer Attorney Nicholas J. Wood Featured Speaker at State Bar of Arizona Land Use Seminar

Aug 01
All in the Multifamily Commercial Executive Magazine

May 31
Chambers USA Recognizes Snell & Wilmer in Multiple Categories and Names 37 Attorneys as 'Leaders in Their Field'

Jul 27
Snell & Wilmer Partner Nick Wood Participates in the Lawyers On Call Program With State Bar of Arizona and KPNX TV

Jun 07
Chambers USA Recognizes Snell & Wilmer in Multiple Categories and Names 34 Attorneys as 'Leaders in Their Field'

Jan 01
Leaders in Real Estate Law: Nicholas Wood

Jun 10
Chambers USA Recognizes Snell & Wilmer in Multiple Categories and Names 39 Attorneys as 'Leaders in Their Field'

Apr 01
Attorney forms group to assist landowners, developers

Related Publications

Oct 09
Arizona Supreme Court Clarifies Area Variance Standard; Property Owners May Obtain an Area Variance When Special Circumstances Existed at Purchase

May 17
Legal Alert - Governor Ducey Signs Zoning Bill Into Law

Areas of Practice (7)

  • Government Contracting and Procurement
  • Government Relations
  • Master Planned Communities and Subdivisions
  • Office, Industrial, Retail, Mixed Use and Medical
  • Retail and Franchising
  • Sports and Entertainment
  • Zoning and Land Use

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
602.382.6269  Phone
www.swlaw.com
University Attended:
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, B.S., cum laude, 1973
Law School Attended:
Marquette University Law School, J.D., 1982; DePaul University Law School, LL.M., Taxation, 1985
Year of First Admission:
1982
Admission:
Supreme Court of Wisconsin; Supreme Court of Colorado; Arizona; Colorado; Wisconsin; Supreme Court of Arizona
Memberships:

Professional Memberships & Activities

•American Bar Association
•Banking and Real Property Sections
•Maricopa County Bar Association

Birth Information:
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, April 23, 1951
ISLN:
902638943

Peer Reviews

4.9/5.0 (2 reviews)
A Martindale-Hubbell Peer Rating reflects a combination of achieving a Very High General Ethical Standards rating and a Legal Ability numerical rating.
  • Legal Knowledge

    4.9/5.0
  • Analytical Capability

    4.9/5.0
  • Judgment

    4.9/5.0
  • Communication

    4.9/5.0
  • Legal Experience

    4.9/5.0

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Affiliations

Lex Mundi

Phoenix, Arizona

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