The accomplishments attained by Ms. Laura Beverage, in the field of Legal Services, warrants inclusion into the Top Attorneys of North America.
Laura Beverage practices in Jackson Kelly’s Occupational Safety and Health Practice Group, representing general industry, construction and mining clients in compliance issues, policy, legislative and regulatory matters, and civil and criminal enforcement issues, accidents investigation, and whistle-blower claims on both state and federal levels. She has extensive experience involving issues under the Occupational Safety and Health Act, the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act and other state and federal safety and health statutes, including the Safe Explosives Act and the Surface Transportation Assistance Act. Ms. Beverage has served as lead counsel in numerous serious and catastrophic accidents investigations through conclusion of the investigation and subsequent litigation. She has also authored several published materials, is a frequent speaker on safety and health topics, and has developed innovative training for supervisory employees under the Occupational Safety and Health Act, and the Federal Mine Safety and Health Act. Laura received her J.D. from West Virginia University College of Law, where she was elected to the Order of the Barristers. She is a member of the Board of the Colorado Mining Association, American Society of Safety Engineers, National Safety Council, Colorado Safety Association, Colorado Stone, Sand & Gravel Association, National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association, National Mining Association, Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation, and serves on the Board of Trustees of the Energy & Mineral Law Foundation.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.