John J. Drudi is of counsel at the firm. He focuses his practice on complex litigation and commercial law, including contract law and interpretation, insurance coverage and bad faith, risk management and compliance, construction law and construction defect, financial disputes, and business litigation. He also assists clients with negotiation, preparation, and review of contractual arrangements and agreements. He also advises clients regarding compliance and risk management issues.


University of San Diego School of Law, Juris Doctor (Cum Laude)
— Member of San Diego Law Review

University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Bachelor of Arts (Cum Laude)
— Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi and Golden Key National Honor Societies

Publications & Seminars

Risk Management Handbook: Authored chapter covering compliance with
requirements regarding document retention, spoliation, litigation holds,
and destruction of paper and electronic records. (Publication scheduled for
January 2020)

Areas of practice

  • Complex Litigation
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Insurance Litigation
  • Risk Management
  • Compliance
  • Governance
  • Construction Law
  • Construction Defects
  • Personal Injury
  • Financial Disputes
  • Business Litigation
  • Contract Law & Disputes

Bar & Court Admissions

  • California State Bar
  • Virginia State Bar
  • District of Columbia Bar
  • United States Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 4th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Virginia
  • U.S. District Court, Western District of Virginia
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California

Professional Membership

  • Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter Society (CPCU)
  • Richmond CPCU Chapter
  • Phi Beta Kappa Alumni Association
  • Phi Alpha Delta Legal Fraternity, Alumni Member

Other Professional Certifications & Licenses

  • Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU)
  • Associates in Insurance Regulation and Compliance (ARC)
  • Associates in Insurance Accounting and Finance (AIAF)
  • Associates in Risk Management (ARM)
  • Associates in Enterprise Risk Management (ARM-E)
  • Cyber Risk (Insurance Institutes Certification)
  • Insurance Regulatory Compliance Essentials (LOMA).
  • Trial Advocacy Project: Intensive trial advocacy training with prestigious Los Angeles County Bar trial advocacy program
  • Certified Governance, Risk Management, and Compliance Professional (GRCP)
  • Certified Auditor (GRCA)
  • Licensed Virginia Producer for Property and Casualty Insurance, Life and Annuities, Health, and Title Insurance (Virginia License 919110)
  • State of Texas Property and Casualty Claims Adjuster (License #1998127).

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