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Practice Areas
Investments and Finance
Strategic Affairs
Intellectual Property
Real Estate
Trusts & Estates
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Vivian Rivera Drohan, Partner

VIVIAN RIVERA DROHAN, Partner, is the head of the firm's Litigation Practice. Her practice encompasses commercial and intellectual property litigation. Her experience includes federal and state trial and appellate litigation, as well as arbitration and mediation before the American Arbitration Association, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority, National Futures Association, and Commodity Futures Trading Commission. She was a Partner with Drohan & Drohan LLP from 1995 until that firm's merger with Drohan Lee in 2007, where she represented hedge funds, commodities, securities brokers, and other financial services businesses. Prior to 1995, Ms. Drohan served six years as a Trial Attorney for Crum & Forster Insurance through its in-house counsel - where she handled an extensive insurance litigation docket involving construction, both negligence and strict liability, and insurance policy coverage matters in addition to appellate work.

Ms. Drohan is a member of the New York State Bar Association - Federal and Commercial Litigation Committee, Women's Bar Association – Litigation Committee and Federal Practice Committee. She was listed in the New York Super Lawyers 2013 and 2014 Editions. She also serves on the corporate and advisory boards of several organizations. She graduated from Fordham University in 1986, and earned her Juris Doctorate from Brooklyn Law School, where she participated in the school's national Moot Court Team.

Ms. Drohan is admitted to practice in New York and Washington, DC. She is also admitted in the Southern District of New York, the Eastern District of New York, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit.

Direct: (212) 710-0004 (212) 710-0004
Email: vdrohan@dlkny.com