Lauren Brogdon


Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP

Lauren Brogdon


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Lauren Brogdon joined Norton Rose Fulbright as an associate in September 2012. As an associate, her practice focuses on litigation, primarily in the energy industry.

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  • Education
    2012 - J.D., Columbia Law School
    2009 - B.A., cum laude, English and Policy Studies, Rice University
    2007 - Université Paris 1 - Panthéon-Sorbonne
    While in law school, Lauren was a semi-finalist at the Harlan Fiske Stone Moot Court Competition and Notes Editor of the Columbia Journal of Environmental Law.

    She is admitted to practice law in Texas and in the United States District Courts for the Northern, Southern, Eastern, and Western Districts of Texas.

  • Representative experience

    Lauren has assisted in representing clients in a variety of disputes involving a range of issues, including:

    • Claims alleging water contamination from drilling activities;
    • Claims for property damage related to hydraulic fracturing and injection wells;
    • Class actions brought by oil and gas royalty owners alleging underpayment of royalties;
    • Claims related to international and domestic exploration and production agreements;
    • Administrative proceedings challenging environmental agency actions;
    • Claims related to international customs and taxation; and
    • Multiple pro bono family law proceedings.
  • Professional activities
    • American Bar Association
      • Litigation Section
      • Young Lawyers Division
        • Associate Editor, TYL (2013-2014)
    • State Bar of Texas
    • Houston Bar Association
      • Houston Volunteer Lawyers, Board of Directors (2013 - present)
      • Speakers Bureau Committee (2013-2014)
    • Houston Young Lawyers Association, Board of Directors (2014 - present)
      • Energy Counsel Committee, Chair (2014 - present)
    • Norton Rose Fulbright Associate Pro Bono Mentor, Houston Office (2013 - present)
    • Garland R. Walker American Inn of Court (2015 - present)
    • Young Professionals in Energy
    • Women's Energy Network
  • Professional honors
    • Pro Bono College, State Bar of Texas (2013 - present)
  • Speaking engagements

    Barclay Nicholson and Lauren Brogdon, "Hydraulic Fracturing Litigation," Norton Rose Fulbright Energy Academy, November 2014

  • Publications
  • Civic involvement
    • Junior League of Houston 
    • Daughters of the American Revolution, Tejas Chapter
  • Licenses
    • Texas State Bar License
  • Languages
    • French - Proficient
    • Italian - Limited Proficiency
    • Spanish - Proficient