LOS ANGELES, December 19, 2017: Morgan Lewis partner James J. Dragna, leader of the firm’s environmental counseling & litigation practice, has been named among Law360’s elite class of 2017 MVPs for his work in environmental law.
Law360 received more than 1,000 submissions for its 2017 MVPs of the Year awards. The annual series recognizes the five attorneys who have had extraordinary wins and contributed most to their practice area in the last year.
Mr. Dragna represents a wide range of clients in major environmental matters nationwide, including complex administrative enforcement and litigation matters. He frequently serves as group or common counsel to large multiparty Superfund groups, as special counsel for municipalities in major infrastructure litigation, and as coordinating counsel for clients in major environmental crisis proceedings such as the Deepwater Horizon spill and the Porter Ranch methane leak. Mr. Dragna is a frequent speaker on crisis management.