Draper & Draper is rated by US News Best Law Firms as Tier 1 for International Commercial Arbitration in New York
Draper & Draper is a law firm devoted to international arbitration, natural resources litigation, climate change innovation and disputes.
We have extensive experience litigating before the U.S. Supreme Court, Federal and State courts, and international arbitration tribunals.
John B. Draper has 35 years experience representing States before the U.S. Supreme Court, Federal and State courts and before State agencies in natural resources disputes. John is ranked Band 1 for Water law by Chambers USA 2022-2023, who identify him as "a very experienced litigator."
Matthew E. Draper is an experienced international arbitration advocate, arbitrator and litigator. He is recognized by Chambers USA 2022-2023 "as a smart, affable and serious arbitrator," and a "great choice for international commercial arbitrations." Who's Who Legal 2023 identifies him as "very knowledgeable" and "a good strategic thinker."
Corinne E. Atton is an experienced litigator and patent lawyer. She is recognized as a "Super Lawyer" in Energy & Natural Resources, New York, 2021-2023, and is internationally recognized in Who’s Who Legal Life Sciences: Patent Litigation, 2017-2020. She is the co-founder of CIPI (the Climate IP Initiative).
Pale Blue Dot Blog provides insight and commentary on climate innovation and patent rights, water security and disputes, and renewable energy.
Water Disputes Map
Draper & Draper's compendium of U.S. Supreme Court decisions and compacts regarding water allocation disputes between States.