2200 Ross Avenue
Suite 4100W
Dallas, TX 75201


J.D., University of Texas School of Law, 2010

  • Articles Editor, Texas Journal on Civil Liberties and Civil Rights
  • Vice President, American Constitution Society

B.A., Political Science, University of Florida, 2007

  • Student Government
  • Speech and Debate Team


Best LGBT Lawyers Under 40, Class of 2012, presented by the National LGBT Bar Association

Super Lawyer "Rising Star," Super Lawyers Magazine (2014-2019)

Nathan Pearman is Senior Counsel in the Dallas office of Gordon & Rees. He represents small businesses to large global corporations in complex litigation involving high-stakes commercial disputes, labor and employment matters, construction litigation, and trade secret litigation. Mr. Pearman’s employment practice focuses on representing corporate clients in employment litigation involving Title VII, the ADA, the FLSA, the ADEA, the FMLA, Chapter 21 of the Texas Labor Code, and the Texas Whistleblower Act, as well as restrictive covenants/non-compete agreement litigation. Mr. Pearman’s commercial litigation practice includes the representation of corporate entities as well as corporate officers and directors in business and commercial-related disputes in both state and federal courts involving claims of breach of contract, breach of fiduciary duty, breach of warranty, non-competition, non-solicitation and trade secret disputes, defamation/business disparagement, tortious interference with contract, fraud, Deceptive Trade Practices, products liability and other business-related torts. In addition to these practices, Mr. Pearman also has experience handling matters including securities litigation, Dram Shop Act liability, and professional liability defense. Mr. Pearman has successfully tried cases and handled appeals in state and federal courts. Texas Lawyer recognized one of his trials in 2011 in their list of top ten contracts jury verdicts in Texas.


U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Southern District of Texas
U.S. District Court, Western District of Texas
U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit


National LGBT Bar Association, Membership Committee
Dallas Bar Association
Dallas Association of Young Lawyers
Defense Research Institute
Federal Bar Association
State Bar of Texas

Community Involvement

Church of the Transfiguration