Nathan R. Hardymon

Nathan R. Hardymon

Associate

Phone (502) 562-0050

Biography

Nathan R. Hardymon joined Diana L. Skaggs + Partners, PLLC as an associate in 2019 after having been a Staff Attorney for the Honorable John M. McCarty, a Family Court judge in Daviess County, Kentucky. He earned his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Kentucky College of Law in 2018 cum laude. While working toward his degree, Mr. Hardymon served as a Certified Legal Intern with the University of Kentucky College of Law Legal Clinic. There he utilized a limited practice license to advise, counsel, and represent indigent clients in a variety of civil legal matters, including dissolution of marriage. Prior to law school, Mr. Hardymon graduated in 2015 from the University of Kentucky with an M.A. in Linguistic Theory and Typology, and in 2013 with a B.A. in Linguistics and a B.A. in Spanish.

Education & Professional Memberships

  • J.D., University of Kentucky College of Law, 2018, cum laude
  • M.A. in Linguistic Theory and Typology, University of Kentucky, 2015
  • B.A. in Spanish and B.A. in Linguistics, University of Kentucky, 2013
  • Bar Admissions and Professional Memberships
  • Kentucky Bar Association, Family Law Section, 2018 – Present
  • Louisville Bar Association, Family Law Section, 2018 – Present

Professional Memberships

  • Kentucky Bar Association, Family Law Section, 2018 – Present
  • Louisville Bar Association, Family Law Section, 2018 – Present

Continuing Education

  • 2019
    • Cross-Examination: A Lawyer’s Only Chance to Testify, Louisville Bar Association, Louisville, KY
    • Forensic Toxicology for Attorneys: Alcohol, Drugs, & How to Use an Expert, Toxicology Labs, Inc., Dayton, OH
    • Spanish for Attorneys, Texas Young Lawyers Association, Web
    • Basic Legal Training for Dependency, Neglect, & Abuse Cases, Kentucky Administrative Office of the Courts Department of Family and Juvenile Services, Madisonville, KY
  • 2018
    • 2018 Kentucky Law Update, Kentucky Bar Association, Owensboro, KY
    • 2018 New Lawyer Program, Kentucky Bar Association, Covington, KY

Recent Posts

Maintenance Award Vacated and Remanded – Published Opinion from Ky. Court of Appeals

The Court of Appeals held that the maintenance obligation ceasing once Wife “is of the age to receive Social Security” is arbitrary, because there was no evidence submitted regarding when that would occur or how much Wife would be eligible to receive.
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KRS 405.021(1)(b) and (c), Sections of Grandparent Visitation Statute, Unconstitutional – Published Opinion from Supreme Court of Ky.

KRS 405.021(1)(b) and (c) of Kentucky’s grandparent visitation statute is violative of due process on its face because it permits a grandparent to prove a significant and viable relationship by a preponderance of the evidence rather than the clear and convincing standard required under Walker v. Blair. The statute also fails to accord the parent’s...
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