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About Me

Nathan Williams joined Bahe Cook Cantley & Nefzger after beginning his legal career as a litigation associate at Greenebaum, Doll & McDonald, a large regional law firm headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky.  The experience and perspective he gained defending some of the worlds' largest corporations in high profile litigation is invaluable in his practice now as a plaintiff's attorney.  Knowing how the other side thinks and works is crucial in getting cases successfully resolved.

Nathan attended the University of Kentucky College of Law on a Wethington Fellowship where he received his Juris Doctor.  He graded onto law review (Kentucky Law Journal) in the top 15% of his class and  also served on the Trial Advocacy Board. Additionally, Nathan was active in University of Kentucky's Legal Clinic where he helped a wide range of clients with legal issues.  Prior to law school, he attended the University of Kentucky where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Agricultural Economics, with Honors (summa cum laude).

Growing up on a dairy and tobacco farm in South-Central Kentucky has instilled in Nathan a strong work ethic and has contributed greatly to his success as an attorney.  The lessons he gained growing up milking cows and working in the fields have translated well to working hard for his clients.  After his time at Greenebaum, Doll & McDonald, Nathan lived overseas for a year in the Middle East where he was in-house counsel for a large corporation in Dubai.  Nathan's legal career, both in Louisville and abroad, has provided him with a unique and solid foundation of legal experience.

Nathan's practice consists of personal injury, products liability, medical malpractice, toxic exposure and auto accident cases.  He also has experience with cases involving injuries resulting from alcohol sales (dram shop cases) to minors or over-served customers. 


Practice Areas


  1. Car Accidents: 35%
    8 years
  2. Personal Injury: 30%
    8 years
  3. Wrongful Death: 25%
    8 years
  4. Slip and Fall Accident: 10%
    8 years



Contingent (35-40%), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

8 total 

  • Brian D. Cook

    Nathan is smart and diligent. He works hard for folks and always maximizes their recovery.


    Brian Cook Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

  • Lakota Robin Denton

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Lakota Denton Personal Injury Attorney
    Relationship: Other

Contact Info

312 S Fourth St. 6th Floor
Louisville, KY, 40202


KYAuthorized to practice law200707/24/2012

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Rising StarSuper Lawyers2013
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyBahe Cook Cantley & Nefzger2009 - Present
In-House CounselEmerald Palace Group2008 - 2009
Litigation AttorneyGreenebaum Doll & McDonald, PLLC2007 - 2008
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Louisville Bar Association, Litigation SectionVice President2013 - Present
Kentucky Justice Association, Young Lawyer CommitteeChairman2013 - Present
American Association for Justice, Toxic, Environmental, and Pharmaceutical Torts Section (STEP)Secretary2012 - Present
American Inns of CourtBarrister2012 - Present
Kentucky Justice AssociationBoard of Governors2010 - Present
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Kentucky College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
University of KentuckyAgricultural EconomicsBS - Bachelor of Science2004