Natalie M. Radabaugh


Natalie Radabaugh concentrates her practice on maritime transactions, corporate governance, and ship financing matters.

Natalie has experience in maritime transactions under U.S. and foreign laws, such as:

  • Vessel secured financings
  • Vessel lease financings
  • Ship purchases and sales
  • Vessel charters
  • Maritime bankruptcies and restructurings
  • Corporate governance and structure issues for domestic and foreign companies

Natalie previously held roles as a trial team extern for the U.S. Navy, Judge Advocate General’s Corps; law intern for the Department of Homeland Security, Transportation Security Administration, Office of Chief Counsel; and legal assistant and evictions department team lead for a default litigation law firm. 

During law school, Natalie served as a senior managing editor of the International Law in Domestic Courts Journal and was a member of the National Security Law Association.

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  • 2021–2023, listed in The Legal 500 United States
  • 2022–2023, Rising Star: Transport: Shipping - Finance, listed in The Legal 500 United States
  • 2022, "Rising Star" in Shipping & Maritime, listed in International Tax Review's Rising Star Awards 2022
  • 2022, listed in Capital Pro Bono Honor Roll



  • District of Columbia
  • Maryland


  • George Washington University Law School, JD, with honors
  • Ohio State University, BA, magna cum laude