Nathan Shepherd




Nathan Shepherd is a shareholder with Ratwik, Roszak & Maloney. He advises school district and municipal clients in all areas of municipal law, school law, labor and employment law, and litigation. During law school, Nathan was a Managing Editor of the Minnesota Law Review. He was also a founding member and Student Director of the Environmental Sustainability Clinic. Prior to joining Ratwik, Roszak & Maloney, Nathan served as a clerk for Judges David R. Minge and Carol A. Hooten of the Minnesota Court of Appeals.

When he is not working, Nathan enjoys woodworking, canoeing, camping, biking, and crossword puzzles.

Practice Areas

  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Litigation
  • Municipal Law
  • School Law
  • Investigations

Professional Associations

  • Minnesota State Bar Association
  • Hennepin County Bar Association
  • Minnesota School Boards Association
  • National Council of School Attorneys
  • Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota


  • University of Minnesota Law School, J.D., Magna Cum Laude
  • Gustavus Adolphus College, B.A.