Nate Wackman

General Counsel

Nate Wackman currently acts as General Counsel for the Office of Inspector General, having previously joined the office in 2020 as an Associate General Counsel for Public Safety. Prior to joining OIG, he was an Associate at Jenner & Block LLP in Chicago from 2016 to 2020, and served as a law clerk to Judge Edith H. Jones of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Prior to law school, Wackman was a police officer with the Houston Police Department. Wackman earned a BA in History from the University of Chicago and a JD from the University of Illinois College of Law.