Dana Lynn Craig is of counsel in the Los Angeles office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher and a member of the firm’s Litigation Department.
Ms. Craig’s practice has ranged from large environmental cases to complex litigation matters. She has represented clients in both federal and state courts and has extensive litigation experience, including trial work, senior case management, motion practice, depositions, witness preparation, and working with experts. She has published on subjects ranging from arbitration to environmental topics, including cost recovery and Proposition 65.
Ms. Craig’s most recent matters include:
Ms. Craig was named a “Southern California Rising Star” by Super Lawyers magazine in 2019 and 2020. She also serves on the Executive Committee for the Los Angeles County Bar Association Environmental Law Section. Ms. Craig was selected for membership in the Pacific Council on International Policy, which seeks to strengthen West Coast involvement in global affairs. She also formerly served on the Young Professionals Board for CollegeSpring and, during part of her tenure, held the leadership positions of Chair and Co-Chair on that Board.
Ms. Craig received her law degree from Stanford Law School in 2007, where she was Co-Managing Editor of the Stanford Law & Policy Review and graduated with Pro Bono Distinction. She earned her B.A. from Stanford University in 2004, graduating Phi Beta Kappa with University Distinction and received Interdisciplinary Honors in International Security Studies. During her undergraduate career, Ms. Craig was The Greg Peterson Fellow and recipient of the Donald B. Marron Prize for the Most Original Historical Analysis Paper from the Center for the Study of the Presidency Fellows Program. She also interned in the offices of Sens. Dianne Feinstein and Susan M. Collins.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Craig clerked for the Honorable Barry G. Silverman of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit in Phoenix, Arizona.
Ms. Craig is a member of the California, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, United States District Court for the Central District of California, United States District Court for the Northern District of California, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California Bars.
Stanford University - 2007 Juris Doctor
Stanford University - 2004 Bachelor of Arts