Steve Nathan spent his early legal career representing businesses in commercial, securities, and regulatory matters. Through his work, Steve developed a comprehensive knowledge of sophisticated areas of law, including antitrust and securities fraud. Steve developed relationships with exceptional law firms and attorneys who mentored him and helped him develop a broad-ranged and deep analytical approach to such matters. Steve also obtained precedent-setting results for the Burbank Airport concerning the liability standards for an airport operator under Federal Aviation Regulations.
Steve has spent much of his career immersing himself in complex litigation, where he is known for his organization, analysis, and oversight, in document reviews, taking and defending depositions, and dealing with important motions and settlements. Steve is relied on for his ability to locate and assess key evidence involving the strengths and weaknesses of his and his opponents’ cases.
During the past decade, Steve has represented plaintiffs in many national multi-district cases, including two recently resolved cases - In re: Air Cargo Antitrust Litigation and In re: Target Corporation Customer Data Security Breach Litigation. Steve has been involved in other high-profile cases that have been successfully resolved or are currently pending.
Steve prides himself on having a deep-rooted sense of ethics, and does not believe in shortcuts that could compromise the integrity of clients or colleagues. Steve thrives under pressure and is frequently asked to take the lead in establishing discovery teams and protocols to assure that, whether during document review, motions, settlements, or trials, the firm’s clients and colleagues are given every opportunity to achieve outstanding results.