JD Supra Recognizes Downey Brand Attorney as Top Author in 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards

April 5, 2021

Downey Brand is pleased to announce that Patrick Veasy has been recognized as a Top Author in the JD Supra 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards for his thought leadership and writing on key topics in the Food & Beverage and Environmental categories.

In its sixth year, the Readers’ Choice Awards recognize top authors and firms read by C-suite executives, in-house counsel, media, and other professionals across the JD Supra platform. JD Supra editors chose the 28 main topics covered in this year’s Readers’ Choice Awards for their timeliness as well as their proven, ongoing importance. In each category, they recognized ten authors for their high visibility and engagement. In total, across all categories, 265 authors were recognized for their excellence and achievement out of a pool of approximately 60,000.

Patrick is a senior associate in the firm’s environmental practice in Sacramento where he specializes in environmental law, with an emphasis on water quality, environmental site remediation issues, and toxic tort litigation, including under Proposition 65. Patrick co-authors a monthly update Proposition 65: Trends and Highlights describing trends in 60-Day Notices of Violation by citizen plaintiff groups. He is also the co-author on the firm’s bi-monthly publication California Air and Climate and writes frequently on issues involving PFAS.