Norman James | Natural Resources Attorney | Fennemore Craig
  • Education

    • J.D., University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law
    • B.A., Stanford University
  • Areas of Practice

  • Representative Cases

  • Awards and Honors

    • Best Lawyers in America®, Lawyer of the Year, Natural Resources Law, 2018
    • Best Lawyers in America®, Lawyer of the Year, Energy Law, 2017
    • Best Lawyers in America®, Energy Law, Litigation - Environmental Law, Natural Resources Law, Water Law
    • Arizona's Top Lawyers, Energy and Natural Resources, AZ Business Magazine, 2014
    • Best Lawyers in America®, Phoenix Litigation - Environmental "Lawyer of the Year," 2013
    • Chambers USA, Leading Lawyers for Business, Environmental Law
    • Southwest Super Lawyers®, Energy and Natural Resources Law
    • AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated (the highest rating available), by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Articles And Presentations

     

    Other Articles and Presentations

     

    • Speaker, "Critical Habitat Designation and the Prohibition of Destruction and Adverse Modification of Critical Habitat," Endangered Species Act: Current and Emerging Issues Affecting Resource Development, Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Special Institute, Denver, Colorado, 2015
    • Speaker, "The Expanding Role of Critical Habitat Under the ESA, Species Protection: Critical Legal Issues Conference, American Law Institute and Environmental Law Institute, Washington, D.C., May 2015
  • PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES

    • Member, Administrative Law Section, State Bar of Arizona
    • Member, Environmental & Natural Resources Law Section, State Bar of Arizona
    • Member, Maricopa County Bar Association
  • ADMISSIONS

    • Arizona
    • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona
    • U.S. District Court, District of Colorado
    • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
    • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
    • U.S. Court of Appeals, District of Columbia
    • U.S. Supreme Court
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