February 16, 2024 | 2 minute read

HOUSTON – Lawdragon reaffirmed Bracewell LLP’s energy sector prowess in the 2024 Lawdragon 500 Leading US Energy Lawyers, a list of the top 500 US energy lawyers across a range of practices. This year, 43 Bracewell lawyers were recognized for their excellence in energy regulatory and enforcement, energy transactions, energy finance, energy litigation, energy transition, securities, tax, environmental transactions, and climate change and environmental strategy:

  • Will Anderson, Houston – Energy Transactions 
  • Bradley J. Benoit, Houston – Energy Litigation
  • Gregory M. Bopp, Houston – Energy Transactions
  • Heather L. Brown, Houston – Energy Transactions, Especially Finance
  • Jeris Diana Brunette, New York – Energy Finance
  • Molly E. Butkus, Houston – Energy Transactions
  • Kevin D. Collins, Austin – Energy Investigations and Litigation
  • W. Cleland Dade, Houston – Energy Transactions
  • Kate H. Day, Houston – Energy Finance, Especially Debt Finance
  • Todd W. Eckland, New York – Energy Transactions
  • Eugene R. Elrod, Washington, DC – Energy Regulation & Litigation
  • Kevin A. Ewing, Washington, DC – Energy Development
  • George D. Fatula, Washington, DC – Energy Transactions
  • Danielle Garbien, New York – Energy Finance and Energy Development
  • Rachel B. Goldman, New York – Energy Disputes & Litigation
  • Dewey J. Gonsoulin Jr., Houston – Energy Finance
  • Troy L. Harder, Houston – Energy Finance
  • Ryan S. Holcomb, Houston – Energy Transactions
  • Jeffrey R. Holmstead, Washington, DC – Climate Change and Environmental Strategy
  • Catherine Hood, New York – Energy Transactions, Especially Securities
  • Jason B. Hutt, Washington, DC – Energy and Environmental
  • Jason M. Jean, Houston – Energy Transactions
  • Rebecca Keep, New York – Energy Transactions, Especially Finance
  • Deanna E. King, Austin – Energy Litigation
  • Mark K. Lewis, Washington, DC – Energy Transactions
  • Catherine Little, Washington, DC – Energy Regulatory and Enforcement
  • James “JJ” McAnelly III, Houston – Energy Transactions
  • Catherine P. McCarthy, Washington, DC – Energy Regulatory
  • Elizabeth L. McGinley, New York – Energy Transactions, Especially Tax
  • Robin J. Miles, New York – Energy Finance
  • Charles R. Mills, Washington, DC – Energy Regulatory, including Commodities and Crypto
  • D. Kirk Morgan II, Washington, DC – Energy Regulation
  • Ann D. Navaro, Washington, DC – Energy Regulation and Litigation
  • Matt Paulson, Austin – Energy Regulation
  • G. Alan Rafte, Houston – Energy Transactions
  • Stephanie Koo Song, Houston – Energy Finance
  • Jennifer Speck, Houston – Energy Transition Incentives
  • Charles H. Still Jr., Houston – Energy Transactions, Especially M&A
  • David A. Super, Washington, DC Energy Litigation
  • Thomas M. Tomlinson, Houston – Energy Transactions, Especially Finance
  • Danielle M. Varnell, Washington, DC – Energy Transactions
  • Manuel Vera, Houston – Energy Transactions, Especially Cross-Border
  • Timothy A. Wilkins, Austin – Environmental Transactions, Especially Hazardous Waste

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