Nathan Hepple

Director & Chair of Board

T: +61 (0) 2 9376 1188
F: +61 (0) 2 9376 1111
M: 0413 318 184

Nathan co-founded HBA Legal because he aspired to “find a way to give clients a new law firm experience while getting the best results possible”.


Nathan began his career on the East coast of Australia in 1998, moving west to Perth to join Sparke Helmore, Minter Ellison and DibbsBarker. He made Partner at 31 and is one of a few lawyers in Australia known widely as an expert in Commonwealth workers’ compensation law.

Areas of expertise

Nathan’s primary focus and experience lies in insurance-related litigation, where he has spent a decade representing major insurers, self-insurers and large Australian companies with significant deductibles. He’s widely experienced across retail, logistics, hotels, mining and banking.

Why clients like him

Nathan’s approachable, authentic style attracts and keeps clients across the board. His experience in client relationship management combines with his creative problem-solving skills to deliver the best possible outcomes in the most efficient way.