Nicholas J. Coward is a proud graduate of Cedar Hill High School and lifelong resident of the DFW area. He began his legal career at Witherite Law Group as one of the firm’s first Witherite Fellows.
Before graduating from Texas A&M University School of Law, he served as the president of the school’s Black Law Students Association (BLSA). Nic also participated in a team that successfully petitioned for an executive grant of clemency while working at Texas A&M’s Criminal Defense Clinic.
Prior to enrolling in law school, Nic worked in business development for Fortune 50 companies for 12 years. After assisting numerous consumer and business clients, he decided to begin working toward achieving his lifelong goal of becoming a lawyer.
Nic attended the University of Texas at Arlington, where he obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Communications, an MBA, and met his college sweetheart. Nic is a proud husband and father of two boys. He loves cooking, sports, and German Shepherds.