Nathan Ellis

Nathan Ellis

Lafayette, California

Nathan Ellis is an associate attorney in the firm. Mr. Ellis was born and raised in Santa Cruz, California. He attended Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University while serving in the Air Force Reserves as crew chief on aerial refueling aircraft. He received his B.S. in Professional Aeronautics with minors in Business Administration and Aviation Safety in 2004. During this time, Mr. Ellis also earned his FAA Private Pilot and A&P Mechanic licenses.

After completing his undergraduate studies, Mr. Ellis continued to work primarily in the defense and aviation industries. In 2010, he had the opportunity to move to Missoula, Montana to work for Neptune Aviation as a crew chief on their legacy and next generation aerial firefighting aircraft.

Mr. Ellis then attended the University of Montana School of Law where he earned his Juris Doctorate degree in 2016 with high honors. While in law school, Mr. Ellis clerked for Williams Law Firm and interned for the Honorably Donald W. Molloy as part of the judicial clinic with the United States District Court in Missoula.

Following graduation, Mr. Ellis' practice in Montana mainly consisted of insurance defense including personal injury, construction defect, premise liability, and medical malpractice. In the Summer of 2018, he and his family moved back to the Bay Area.

Mr. Ellis is admitted to the State Bar of California, as well as the State Bar of Montana and the U.S. District Court for the District of Montana.

In his free time, Nate enjoys camping with his family, riding and repairing motorcycles, and golfing.

Areas of Practice

  • General Civil Litigation
  • Real Estate
  • Business Law

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • Montana
  • U.S. District Court District of Montana


  • University of Montana School of Law, Missoula, Montana
    • J.D. - 2016
    • Honors: with High Honors
  • Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
    • B.S. - 2004
    • Major: Professional Aeronautics
    • Minor: Business Administration
    • Minor: Aviation Safety

Past Employment Positions

  • Toschi, Collins & Doyle, A.P.C., Associate Attorney
  • Williams Law Firm, P.C., Associate Attorney
  • Moulton Bellingham, P.C., Associate Attorney