Our Attorneys

Nathan Mather
Nathan Mather

Nathan Mather is engaged in various legal matters including litigation, estate planning, trusts and estates, real estate, labor and employment law, and bankruptcy.  He also has a background in family law.

He provides expertise to clients with various types of contracts including: employment contracts, corporate contracts and business formation, and other corporate law concerns, real estate purchase and sales contracts, and the leasing and subleasing of property.

He is excited to be working with the lawyers at Stanley, Lande & Hunter because they practice as a team, and clients have the full complement of the firm’s resources available to them, including the firm’s lawyers and trained and personable legal assistants. The firm is dedicated to employing high quality practice methods and procedures in order to provide excellent legal services.

Nathan is a member of the Muscatine County, State of Iowa and American Bar Associations.  He is licensed to practice in Iowa, Illinois, New York (inactive), and New Jersey (inactive).

He is active in the community, currently serves as chair of the Muscatine County Board of Supervisors, as Director of the Muscatine Community School Board, as Director of Eastern Iowa Mental Health and Disability Board, and as a member of the Audit Committeeat Mulford Free Evangelical Churhc,  In addition, Nathan is a Director of the Seventh Judicial District Department of Corrections, a Commissioner on the Bi-State Regional Commission, a Director of the Muscatine Community Health Association, and a Commissioner of the Muscatine County Veterans Affairs Commission.  He formerly served as a Director of the Muscatine History and Industry Center from 2010 to 2014.

Nathan returned to Muscatine after beginning his legal career in New York City.  He is a graduate of Muscatine High School, Northwestern University, and the New York Unieristy School of Law.

Nathan enjoys spending time with his wife, Jill, and their three children, Mara, James Nathan, and Benjamin, as well as traveling with his family, visiting the library, and cheering on the Iowa Hawkeyes and Chicago Cubs.

Practice Areas

  • Business Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Family Law
  • Labor and Employment Law
  • Litigation
  • Probate Law
  • Real Estate Law

Bar Admission
New Jersey, 2004; New York, 2005, Iowa, 2007; Illinois, 2011; Federal District Courts for Iowa, New York (Southern and Eastern Districts), and New Jersey, U.S. District Court Northern and Southern Districts of Iowa; U.S. Bankruptcy Court Northern and South Districts of Iowa; and the United States Tax Court

New York University, New York, NY, J.D. 2004; Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, 2001 B.A., Philosophy

Honors and Awards
National Forensics Association National Champion - Impromtu Speaking, 2000; Eagle Scout, 1997; Rotary International Youth Exchange Student to Cologne, Germany, 1995-96

Professional Associations and Memberships
Muscatine County Board of Supervisors 2017 - Present, Chairperson 2019- Present, Muscatine Community School Board 2011 - Present, President 2013-2015; Eastern Iowa Mental Health and Disability Services Region 2017 - Present, Secretary 2018, Vice Chair 2019 - Present; Director, Seventh Judicial District Department of Corrections - 2017 - Present; Commissioner, Bi-State Regional Commission - 2018 - Present; Director; Muscatine Community Health Association - 2017 - Present; Commissioner, Muscatine County Veterans Affairs Commission - 2019 - Present; Past Director, Muscatine History and Industry Center; Past Director, Muscatine Red Cross; Member and Audit Committee, Mulford Evangelical Free Church;