Nathan G. Osborn

Nathan G. Osborn

Email : nosborn@montgomerylittle.com

Education

2007    J.D.  - With Distinction
University of Nebraska College of Law

2003    B.A.
Texas Christian University

Professional Experience and Areas of Concentration

Nathan Osborn is an Equity Shareholder with Montgomery Little & Soran. His practice is focused on real estate litigation, commercial litigation, and real estate transactions. He also serves as a full-service corporate counsel for numerous real estate and medical businesses. In addition to his work for clients, Mr. Osborn can be hired as an expert witness or expert consultant in cases involving real estate related issues.

Mr. Osborn effectively uses his litigation experience to help transactional clients avoid the situations that often lead to litigation.  Similarly, his transactional experience provides uniquely valuable expertise when litigating issues arising from transactions.  He is licensed to practice in Colorado and Nebraska.

Mr. Osborn represents a broad mix of clients but primarily handles matters relating to real estate title and access disputes, title insurance, title claims, boundary disputes, landlord-tenant disputes, leases, foreclosures, title agent negligence, liens, easements, real estate purchases and sales, real estate development, condominization, real covenants, spurious liens, partitions, personal injury matters, business formation, bad faith claims, employment disputes, contracts, general corporate matters, property tax appeals, real estate broker license complaint cases, real estate broker commission disputes, and professional malpractice claims.

The industries Mr. Osborn serves as counsel for include title insurance underwriters and title agents, residential and commercial real estate brokerages, real estate developers, homeowner associations, doctors, dentists, and chiropractors.   

Mr. Osborn is a trial attorney and has tried 38 cases including representing a national title insurance underwriter in a breach of contract case, defending a real estate broker in a license complaint matter, defending a lender in a fraud lawsuit, representing a homeowners’ association and individual residents in an access dispute, defending a borrower in a deficiency lawsuit, defending a land developer in a brokerage commission lawsuit, defending a client in a landlord-tenant dispute, representing a business owner in a breach of promissory note matter, representing a real estate holding company in a lease dispute, and defending a property owner in a boundary dispute.

Mr. Osborn received the highest “AV Preeminent” rating from Martindale Hubbell in 2014 and has maintained this prestigious rating since then. Before joining Montgomery Little & Soran, Mr. Osborn worked as a Deputy District Attorney in El Paso County, Colorado. 

Mr. Osborn volunteers as a member of the ALTA Title Counsel Committee, a high school mock trial judge, and as a baseball coach. He is also a published author and sought after speaker.

Articles & Presentations

Presenter, "Post-Closing Issues That Come Back to Haunt," National Business Institute, "Real Estate Closing Disasters: Avoiding the Top Mistakes" (September 2017)

Presenter, "Ethical Considerations," National Business Institute, "Real Estate Closing Disasters: Avoiding the Top Mistakes" (September 2017)

Presenter, "Real Estate Technology Update: What's Good, What's Bad, and What's Coming," 2017 Colorado Real Estate Symposium

Presenter, "Keeping Up with TRID Issues: Ensuring They Don't Hinder Real Estate Transactions," "Advanced Real Estate Transactions," National Business Institute (March 2017)

Presenter, "Problems at Closing: Moving Past Difficulties and Sidestepping Malpractice Claims,""Advanced Real Estate Transactions," National Business Institute (March 2017)

Presenter, "Upcoming TRID Changes: Now What?," National Business Institute (February 2017)

Presenter, “Resolving Boundary Disputes,” HalfMoon Education Seminar, “Boundaries and Easements” (January 2017)

Presenter, “Title Agent Negligence,” National Business Institute (June 2016)

Presenter, “Avoiding, Identifying, and Resolving Ethical Issues in Land Transactions and Disputes,” HalfMoon Education Seminar, “Determining Land Ownership and Access Rights” (November 2015)

Presenter, “The Real Estate Bench Trial: Basic Tips, Techniques, and Strategies,” 2015 Colorado Real Estate Symposium

Presenter, "Ethical, Professional, and Effective Trial Advocacy," Colorado Defense Lawyers Association Trial Academy (April 2015)

Presenter, “The Basics of Title Insurance,” 2013 Colorado Defense Lawyers Association Annual Conference

Author, “The Farmer’s Right to Counsel: Why Every Farmer Should Hire an Attorney,” August 2016 Colorado Cattleman’s Association Newsletter

Author, “Implied Easements: The Complicated Cousin of the Express Easement,” The Colorado Lawyer, December 2014, Vol. 43, No. 13

Author, “Prescriptive Easements in Colorado,” Fall 2014 Colorado Bar Association Real Estate Law Newsletter