Brett Thornton Partner, Porter, Wright, Morris & Arthur porterwright.com

Brett Thornton

Brett helps business clients of all types and sizes execute their growth plans and comply with regulatory controls. He works with both private and public companies as they expand through mergers and acquisitions, and facilitates growth strategies through equity, debt and complex financing transactions.

As Chair of the Firm’s Oil and Gas Practice, Brett counsels oil and gas clients on corporate and financing issues related to the operation of pipeline systems for the transportation of petroleum products, and the development, production and transportation of energy resources. In addition, Brett counsels companies regarding ongoing securities compliance and general contract matters.

Brett also helps companies attract and retain executive talent by advising as to executive compensation issues, including incentive plans and employment contracts.