Nicholas f. soares




J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, cum laude

M.E.M., Engineering Management, Duke University

B.S.E, Biomedical Engineering, Duke University


District of Columbia


U.S. District Court: District of Columbia


The Right to Remain Encrypted: The Self-Incrimination Doctrine in the Digital Age, 49 Am. Crim. L. Rev. 2001 (2012) 


Nicholas Soares joined the firm as an associate in 2012.

Mr. Soares graduated from Duke University in 2003 with a B.S.E. in Biomedical Engineering and again in 2005 with a master’s degree in Engineering Management.  He received his J.D., cum laude, from Georgetown University Law Center in 2012.

While in law school, Mr. Soares served as a student attorney with Georgetown University’s Institute for Public Representation and interned with the Civil Rights Division of the United States Department of Justice.  He also served as an editor for the American Criminal Law Review.

Prior to law school, Mr. Soares worked as an analyst and developer at a software company.