June 01, 2022 | 1 minute read

HOUSTONPatrick K. Johnson, a partner in Bracewell LLP’s Houston office, has been named a 2022 Law360 Project Finance Rising Star. Johnson is one of 176 lawyers under the age of 40 recognized this year for excellence in their respective practice areas.

Johnson advises energy industry companies, private equity investors, alternative lenders, and financial institutions on offshore and onshore wind generation facilities; carbon capture, sequestration and utilization projects; upstream oil and gas projects; pipelines and other midstream facilities; downstream facilities; and merchant fossil-fuel electric generation facilities.

He currently represents Navigator CO₂ Ventures LLC in developing the Heartland Greenway, an industrial-scale carbon capture, transportation and sequestration system. The project spans more than 1,200 miles of new CO2 gathering and transportation pipelines and underground sequestration sites across the Midwest.

Law360, a Portfolio Media, Inc. publication, annually honors lawyers under 40 whose legal accomplishments transcend their age through its Rising Stars program. This year’s winners were selected from 1,350 nominations.