Specializing in Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts, Probate, Criminal Law, Family Law, Personal Injury and Civil Litigation.



Estate Planning  /

Family Law​ / Criminal Law  ​/  ​​

Wills and Trusts  ​/

Probate Law  / 

Guardianship and Conservatorship Law/ Personal Injury/ Civil Litigation


The Law Firm of William T. Nahikian is a general practice law firm with offices in Grosse Pointe and Warren, Michigan.  The principal of the law firm, William T. Nahikian, is an attorney with over 37 years of experience in the practice of law.  He graduated from Michigan State University with a B.A. in Humanities Pre-Law in 1980 and obtained his Juris Doctorate Degree from the Detroit College of Law (Michigan State University Law School) in 1984. 


Mr. Nahikian has experience in drafting Last Will and Testaments, Revocable Grantor Trusts, Special Needs Trusts, Designation of Patient Advocate, Durable Powers of Attorney, "Ladybird Deeds", Warranty and Quit Claim Deeds, and other estate planning documents.  He has represented personal representatives, trustees, beneficiaries of wills and trusts, conservators and guardians and others in the Probate and Family Courts of Michigan in a wide variety of cases.  He is regularly appointed as a Guardian Ad Litem for the Macomb County Probate Court.


In the area of Family Law he has represented clients in divorce, custody, parenting time, property settlement and support proceedings in Macomb, Oakland, Wayne and other counties throughout the State of Michigan.  In 2010 he was designated as a "Top Attorney" in the area of Family Law by D Business Magazine. 


Mr. Nahikian also represents clients in a variety of civil litigation matters from consumer protection actions to business torts and breach of contract actions.  In the area of criminal defense he has represented those charged with felony and misdemeanors in State and Federal Courts in jury and bench trials.  Mr. Nahikian also represents clients injured by the intentional or negligent acts or omissions of other persons or entities.  In personal injury matters he will sometimes work in association with other experienced counsel in the same or other counties.


Mr. Nahikian is an "AV Preeminent" rated attorney by his peers through Martindale Hubbell.  This rating signifies that the lawyer's reviewed peers rank him or her at the highest level of professional excellence for their legal knowledge, communication skills and ethical standards.  Mr. Nahikian is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, the Michigan State Bar Sections for Probate and Trust Counsel and Family Law Section, the Macomb County Bar Association and the Macomb County Probate Bar Association.