250 NE Tudor Road
Lee’s Summit, MO 64086 816.525.7881816.525.7881

417 Main Street, Suite B
Boonville, Missouri 65233 660.672.4597660.672.4597

Lauber Municipal Law, LLC

Serving those who serve the public

Nathan Nickolaus

Firm Number: 660-672-4597
Cell Number: 573-305-3334
Email: nnickolaus@laubermunicipal.com

General Overview

Nathan M. Nickolaus joined Lauber Municipal Law, LLC, in 2018 and practices in the areas of general municipal law, economic development, employment matters, environmental law, and general municipal issues. Prior to joining Lauber Municipal Law, LLC, Nathan worked for a municipal law firm in the St. Louis area, and also served as General Counsel to the Missouri Department of Economic Development where he advised the state on a broad range of economic development incentive programs and other community development programs. He has also served as the City Counselor, City Prosecutor, and City Administrator for Jefferson City, and as General Counsel for numerous municipalities throughout Missouri. Nathan manages our mid-Missouri office in Boonville and resides in Jefferson City with his wife and sons.


University of Missouri—Columbia, J.D., 1998
Indiana State University, M.P.A., 2016
Westminster College, B.A., 1985

Bar Admissions



Economic Opportunity subcommittee of the Ferguson Commission, 2015
Recipient of the Lou Czech Award, Missouri Municipal Attorneys Association, 2012

Relevant Legal Experience

  • Special Prosecutor, County of Cole, 1992-1995, 1998, 2004 (appointed)
  • City Prosecutor, City of Jefferson, 1991-1995 (elected)

Professional Affiliations

The Missouri Bar

Missouri Municipal Attorneys Association (President, 2007)

Missouri Bar Local Government Committee (Chairman, 2005-2007)


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