Nathaniel Ward focuses on commercial litigation, international arbitration, and internal investigations. He has represented clients in the automotive, aerospace, health care, medical device, information technology, and sports industries.
Nathaniel has extensive experience defending companies in merger challenges brought by the federal government, including STERIS Corporation's acquisition of Synergy Health and Aetna's merger with Humana. He also has defended companies in multidistrict class actions involving allegations of bid-rigging and price-fixing.
Nathaniel regularly represents large multinational corporations in connection with internal investigations, including acting as the lead associate in several cross-border FCPA investigations involving allegations of corruption, bribery, and fraud. He speaks Russian and regularly uses his language skills in international investigations.
Nathaniel's international arbitration practice includes his current representation of a large company in an ICC arbitration related to a multibillion dollar foreign military sale.
Nathaniel's practice also includes the representation of clients seeking asylum and social security disability benefits.
- Brigham Young University (J.D. summa cum laude 2012; Order of the Coif; Lead Articles Editor, Law Review; B.A. cum laude 2009)
- District of Columbia and Utah
- Law Clerk to Chief Judge Ted Stewart, U.S. District Court, District of Utah (2012-2013)