Who is Nathan Dougherty?
Nathan was taught at a young age to stand up against bullying and fight back.
His diverse life experiences has taught him to have compassion for people who are suffering with personal hardships. Nathan became a lawyer to help the little guy fight the bullies of the world, whether it be the Government, Corporations or the Classic Narcissist.
When you hire Nathan Dougherty as your attorney he will have your back and fight hard against the enemy for you. He will be a fierce advocate and will go into battle for your best interests.
Nathan credits his father for a great work ethic and respect for education.
Nathan Dougherty grew up in a loving, working class family, neither of his parents were able to graduate from high school and worked hard to put food on the table and keep a roof over his head.
Nathan has fought hard to overcome personal and family hardships. His father became disabled when Nathan was 11 years old, and he went from a middle class life style to extreme poverty. While his father was suffering from heart problems his mother started a small family business where Nathan worked on weekends and summers.
After high school Nathan became an electrical apprentice, he still has calluses on his hands from digging ditches and pulling wire. During these times Nathan’s parents always encouraged him to go to college.
Before Nathan decided to go to college he burned his arms on oven doors as a cook, as well as worked in the hot sun all day as a laborer. Nathan heard “No” a thousand times a day as a telemarketer, and all the while kept a level head during the chaos of working as a server.
From Philadeliphia to Florida
Port Charlotte has been called home since 1984.
Nathan Dougherty spent his childhood in Philadelphia and the Jersey Shore.
He moved to Port Charlotte where he has called home since 1984. He attended Port Charlotte High School, received his Bachelor’s Degree in Office Supervision and Management from Broward College graduating with “Highest Honors”, and he received his Juris Doctorate from Saint Thomas University School of Law, Miami.