Nicholas A. Chamis



Nicholas Chamis is an associate in Foley Gardere’s Dallas office. His practice focuses on estate planning, transfer tax planning, estate and trust administration, and other wealth planning issues. He is a member of the firm’s Tax, Benefits & Estate Planning Practice.

Prior to joining the firm, Nicholas was an associate at a Chicago-based law firm, where he managed complex tax compliance for clients, including the preparation of individual, gift, trust, estate, and entity tax returns. He was also a tax analyst for The Ayco Company, where he prepared complex tax returns for wealthy executives.

Professional Affiliations

  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association


  • J.D., University of Iowa, Iowa City, College of Law, (2013)
  • B.A., University of Iowa, Iowa City, (2010)
    • Economics
  • B.S., University of Iowa, Iowa City, (2010)
    • Political Science


  • Illinois (2013)
  • Texas (2018)