Nancie G. Marzulla is a founding partner of Marzulla Law, ranked as
one of the nation’s “Best Law Firms,” and a “Tier One” environmental
litigation firm by the U.S. News and World Report. Nancie’s litigation
practice concentrates on water rights, takings, and contract claims in
the U.S. Court of Federal Claims. She also has extensive experience in
handling matters involving property, water, environmental law, Indian
tribal claims, development, and natural resources in trial courts,
courts of appeal, the Supreme Court, and in international tribunals.
Nancie also represents corporate clients in enforcement or permitting
disputes with federal regulatory agencies.
Nancie served as an Attorney-Advisor and as a trial lawyer
prosecuting employment violations in the Civil Rights Division at the
U.S. Department of Justice. Later, Nancie joined the law firm of
Verner, Liipfert (now DLA Piper), where she litigated complex airline
and other civil matters. In 1991, Ms. Marzulla founded Defenders of
Property Rights, where she was involved in high profile takings cases in
the Supreme Court, federal courts of appeal, and trial courts. Ms.
Marzulla also worked at the International Labor Organization in Geneva,
Switzerland doing comparative legal research.