Donna Pryor is a Shareholder in the Denver office of Jackson Lewis P.C.
Ms. Pryor focuses on commercial litigation and administrative litigation related to mine safety and occupational safety, among other areas. She assists a diverse group of clients – including privately and publicly held corporations, large multinational companies, and individuals – in complex commercial litigation matters. Her practice covers all facets of litigation, including pre-trial discovery and motions, trials and post-trial appeals. Ms. Pryor also assists clients in crisis management and strategic communications relating to workplace health and safety issues and challenges.
Before joining Jackson Lewis, Ms. Pryor was in the Denver office of an international law firm. Prior to that she worked in the New York City and Washington, D.C. offices of an international law firm where she focused on complex commercial disputes involving national and international law.
Ms. Pryor has been recognized as a Denver Rising Star by Super Lawyers in 2012.
Ms. Pryor received her B.A. from Hofstra University in 1992 and her J.D., cum laude, from Tulane University in 2000.
"Trending: Discrimination Complaints and Requests for Temporary Reinstatement Under the Mine Act" Coal Age Magazine (May 2012)
"MSHA’s Demand for Documents" Coal Age Magazine (June 2011)
"Unwarranted Unwarrantables" Aggregates Manager (March 2010)
"Unwarranted Unwarrantables: Getting Paper" Coal Age Magazine (February 2010)
“Expedited Proceedings: Getting on the Fast Track to Court” Coal Age Magazine (May 2008)
"Discrimination Actions under 105(c) of the Mine Act" Coal Age Magazine (August 2007)
“Discrimination Elimination,” Aggregates Manager Magazine (May 2007)
“Update on Changes to MSHA’s Procedural Rules—Small Steps, But No Giant Leaps,” Coal Age Magazine (November 2006)
“Twentymile-Changing the Direction of MSHA?” Coal Age Magazine (January 2006)
“MSHA v. Spartan Mining Company – Must the Courts Defer to the Agency’s Interpretation of its Own Regulations?” Coal Age Magazine (October 2005)
“The Run-Down on Walkaround Rights,” Coal Age Magazine (March 2005)
Honors, Awards and Pro Bono Activity
- Denver Rising Star, Super Lawyers, 2012