Talented and Diligent Family Law Attorney Serving Indianapolis and Central Indiana
An Indiana native, Nathan Hacker has devoted his career to assisting Hoosiers and their families with legal issues involving family law all over the state. He has over a decade of experience under his belt with litigating complex issues in court. From high net worth families to those who struggle financially for a variety or reasons, Nathan has been there to help them all.
Nathan first became an attorney because he was passionate about protecting clients’ interests. Over the years, his skills have developed, his experience has grown, but his focus on and dedication to his clients has remained the same.
Nathan believes in a client-centered approach to representation which places his clients at the forefront of every decision he makes and every step he takes during litigation. He recognizes that it is not what would work best for him, but what works best for his client’s that drives the decisions. Representation is tailored to a client’s individual needs and goals. He gets to know each and every client personally, developing a close relationship with everyone, including their families. Because Nathan cares deeply for his clients and the outcomes of their cases, he pours his heart and soul into representation in order to pursue their goals.
Nathan Hacker grew up in Indiana and attended Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana. While at Purdue, he was a soccer player for the Boilermakers from 1996 to 2000. In addition, he was awarded first place in the Cargill Business Consulting Challenge in 1998 and was a member of the Sigma Tau Delta Honors Fraternity. He graduated in May of 2000 with a Bachelor of Arts in Literature, minors in Political Science, Spanish, and Organizational Leadership and Supervision.
After graduating from Purdue, he moved to Huntington, Indiana to teach Pre-Calculus and College Prep Algebra while coaching the men’s varsity soccer team. Working with children and families inspired a passion to help others, and he began to explore a new-found interest in the law at the Indiana University School of Law in Indianapolis in 2001. While in law school, Nathan was awarded the Norman Leftstein Award for completing over 200 hours of pro bono legal work.
After being admitted to practice law in Indiana, Nathan Hacker started as a Deputy Prosecuting Attorney for the Allen County Prosecutor’s Office in Fort Wayne, Indiana in October of 2005. For the next year, he prosecuted drunk driving, juvenile, and child support cases. He also worked closely with investigating non-custodial parent payment histories for child support. Focusing heavily on criminal law and family law issues, Nathan was able to obtain a first-hand look at how the law impacts families in both positive and negative ways.
In October of 2006, Nathan began with the Marion County Public Defender’s Agency in Indianapolis. For the next five years, he represented indigent clients in jury trials, including rape, burglary, attempted murder, and dealing in a controlled substance. He assisted clients with mental health disorders and negotiated plea agreements. During this time, he also worked as a solo practitioner on a variety of family law cases.
In September of 2011, Nathan focused his practice as a Litigation Attorney with a multi-state family law firm Indianapolis, conducting all phases of litigation, discovery, mediation, and settlement negotiations, and post judgment work for statewide family law issues. Nathan began as an Attorney with Eskew Law, LLC, in 2013 where he focuses on family law. Eskew Law, LLC provides Indianapolis and Central Indiana clients with legal assistance on issues involving family law, criminal law, traffic violations, and Personal Injury.
In his spare time Nathan enjoys coaching his children’s soccer teams at the Noblesville United Soccer complex as well as helping out in his daughter’s school and attending All Pro Dads. You can also find him as a volunteer Guardian ad Litem with Kids’ Voice of Indiana where he investigates and reports to the court on issues relating to child custody and parenting time matters.
If you are experiencing a legal issue and aren’t sure where to turn, contact one of our Indianapolis attorneys to advise you and guide you to a resolution. A trusted and knowledgeable Indianapolis criminal defense, family law, and bankruptcy attorney can help you understand your options and draft a plan of action. To schedule a complimentary consultation, call Eskew Law, LLC at (317) 974-0177 now.