William Nichols, CPA, Retired

Former Managing Partner
William Nichols CPA - Chicago Accounting Firm

1717 Deerfield Road
Suite 300 South
Deerfield, IL 60015


300 W Adams St
Suite 810
Chicago, IL 60606

Phone: (312) 236-9846
Fax: (312) 236-5083
Mobile: (312) 933-9372

Phone: (847) 267-9600 x323
Fax: (847) 267-9696


William Nichols is a former Managing Partner of Warady & Davis LLP. In this capacity, he worked closely with the partners and staff to promote client satisfaction, growth, development and to set the firm’s strategic direction.

Bill’s services center on his client’s business needs and include an emphasis on tax planning, strategic planning, management challenges, due diligence, mergers & acquisitions and business succession, retirement, estate and financial planning among other key issues.

Areas of Specialization

His wide range of experience in finance and management consulting includes extensive work with real estate and construction enterprises, manufacturers, distributors, wholesale and retail firms and professionals.

Additional areas of expertise include: audit and accounting, mergers and acquisitions, due diligence, entity formation, estate planning, overall tax planning, benefit planning, buy/sell agreements, short and long range strategic planning, financial planning as well as general business and tax consulting services.

Professional and Civic Affiliations

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants
  • Illinois CPA Society
  • MSI Global Alliance


  • Bachelor of Science in Commerce, DePaul University of Chicago
  • C.P.A. license in the state of Illinois

“Do what’s right, the right way, at the right time.”