Nathaniel "Nate" Harris

about nate

Nate Harris is a graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Wake Forest University School of Law. Nate has always had a passion for helping others. This passion began with his involvement in scouting as an adolescent and continued throughout his time as an undergraduate at the University of North Carolina, where he completed over 300 hours of public service and was recognized as a Public Service Scholar.

During his time as a law student at Wake Forest University School of Law, Nate had an opportunity to participate in a Wills Clinic, which paired law students with low income individuals who needed help with basic estate planning. After this experience, Nate knew that he wanted to devote his legal career to helping families navigate through the complex estate planning and estate administration process. Nate began this mission at Hemphill Gelder in 2015, and over the last few years he has helped thousands of clients plan their estates.   

Nate Harris lives in Winston-Salem, NC with his wife, Brandy, a fellow attorney. He is a Tar Heel born and bred and enjoys attending and watching UNC athletics. Nate is a self-proclaimed foodie and enjoys travelling and eating his way through different cities. He is a craft beer and film aficionado, a history nerd, and fan of live music.