Nathan’s practice focuses on regulatory compliance, water resources development, and water quality. He also assists clients in civil litigation issues before federal and state courts and administrative agencies.

Prior to joining Lloyd Gosselink, Nathan worked in commercial litigation, achieving successful results for clients in a wide array of business disputes, including environmental litigation. Nathan interned for Judge Neil M. Gorsuch of the United States Tenth Court of Appeals and worked in state politics as a Legislative Director for a Senator in the Virginia General Assembly.

Practice Areas
Education
  • J.D., with honors, University of Texas School of Law
  • B.A., University of Virginia

Professional Licenses
  • Admitted to State Bar of Texas
  • Admitted to U.S. District Courts for Western, Eastern, Northern, and Southern Districts of Texas
Representative Experience
  • Represent clients in environmental enforcement litigation, including Clean Water Act Consent Decree negotiations
  • Review and analyze clients’ water permitting needs
  • Evaluate client compliance with federal and state environmental regulations
  • Pre-trial discovery, motions practice, and hearing experience.

Professional Associations & Memberships
  • State Bar of Texas
    o Environmental and Natural Resources Law Section
  • Austin Bar Association
  • Texas Water Conservation Association
  • National Association of Clean Water Agencies
  • Water Environment Association of Texas
  • Austin Steering Committee – University of Texas School of Law
  • Former Board Member and Zoning Chair, Allandale Neighborhood Association

Honors & Awards
  • Jefferson Scholar and Echols Scholar, University of Virginia
  • J.D., with honors, University of Texas School of Law
  • University of Texas School of Law Dean’s Achievement Award: State and Local Government Law; ERISA.

Publications and Presentations

Before practicing law, Nathan worked in the halls of the statehouse as a Legislative Director. Nathan’s background in lawmaking and legislative advocacy is in full use as an attorney, but also extends to his personal interests. As a product of state politics with a keen interest in history, his travel itineraries frequently include stops at other state capitols and historic sites. A sports enthusiast, Nathan enjoys visiting sports stadiums, particularly in college football, basketball, and Major League Baseball. Among other interests, Nathan enjoys running, trying new barbeque restaurants, and spending time with his family.