Bradley is pleased to announce that James A. Collura, a partner in the firm’s Houston office, has been appointed to the executive committee of the Institute for Energy Law of the Center for American and International Law. He will serve a one-year term as chair of the Oilfield Services Committee.
The Institute for Energy Law is one of the world’s oldest continuing legal education providers and an international organization with membership that includes leading energy companies and attorneys. It presents several educational conferences and seminars each year, publishes papers and periodicals, and provides an important forum in which contemporary issues affecting the energy industries can be discussed.
“We are very proud of Jim’s involvement with the Institute for Energy Law and we congratulate him on being chosen to serve in this important leadership role,” said Bradley Houston Office Managing Partner Ian P. Faria.
A member of Bradley’s Construction and Energy practice groups, Mr. Collura has a nationwide energy and construction complex litigation practice. He also currently serves as the Houston representative on Bradley’s managing board. Mr. Collura has litigated to verdict or award hundreds of millions of dollars in claims and has served as lead counsel on hundreds of matters in state and federal courts across the country. His experience includes claims involving merger and acquisition disputes, commercial ownership disputes, fraud, covenant not to compete enforcement and defense, theft of trade secrets, commercial construction disputes, partnership claims, oil and gas matters, business torts, catastrophic torts, and indemnity claims. Mr. Collura also has extensive experience litigating in domestic and international arbitration, as well as regulatory matters.