Nate Ford is in charge of a group of criminals that takes from the rich and gives to the poor, Robin Hood style.

Ford is a freelance insurance investigator that seeks revenge against greedy, rich companies and wealthy business men that abuse their power. Ford left the insurance game after the company he worked for refused to pay for his son's treatment.

His son passed away a couple of years before the Leverage pilot takes place.

Nate Ford Quotes

I know a guy, who knows a guy who knows a guy, who knows a samurai.

Nate

Nathan: All right, let's go get Sophie.
Eliot: What the hell is a Sophie?

Leverage Quotes

Alec: I'm just very good at what I do.
Parker: This is the score! The score!
Alec: Age of the geek, baby.
Eliot: Somebody kiss this man so I don't have to.

Eliot: He tried to kill us.
Parker: More importantly he didn't pay us.
Eliot: How is that more important?
Parker: I take that personally.
Eliot: There's somethin' wrong with you.