Nathan Downing
Senior Attorney
O: 651.369.9228
M: 651.353.6283

Nathan focuses his practice on FDA-regulated clients. His industry experience allows him to provide actionable legal advice on a variety of health law matters.

Nathan regularly advises FDA-regulated clients on regulatory and compliance matters. He advises clients on their advertising and promotion programs, represents clients in front of the FDA on a variety of matters, and assesses industry initiatives for compliance concerns. Nathan’s extensive regulatory experience allows him to advise clients regarding a variety of medical products, including pharmaceuticals, medical devices, medical foods, and nutritional supplements.

Representative Experience

  • Helped launch multiple medical products, from gaining approval/clearance to setting launch strategies and approving marketing material.
  • Performed due diligence on both buyer and seller sides.
  • Advise clients on FDA strategy at all phases of the product lifecycle.


  • Juris Doctor, Sturm College of Law, University of Denver
  • Bachelor of Science, Neuroscience, University of Minnesota

Bar Admissions and Qualifications

  • Minnesota
  • Colorado
  • Certificate in Constitutional Rights and Remedies


  • Member, Minnesota State Bar Association - Food, Drug and Device Law Section