Nathan Shackelford has over 14 years of experience in litigation, specializing in dram shop and liquor related defense for the past 10 years. He has prevailed on various issues in appellate court, and on summary judgement, among other many successes. Nathan has worked both the Plaintiff and Defense side of the aisle, providing a broad spectrum of all issues. Further, Nathan has been called upon to teach continuing education courses to insurance companies on dram shop cases.


  • Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, Dallas, TX, J.D.
  • The University of Texas Austin, Austin, TX, B.B.A.., Magna Cum Laude

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Transportation
  • Construction Defect
  • Dram Shop
  • Employment Issues
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Liability


  • Texas Bar
  • U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern, Eastern, Western Districts of Texas
  • 5th Circuit Court of Appeals