Kelly Hart & Hallman attorney Glenn E. Johnson received The Ernest E. Smith Lifetime Achievement Award by the Texas Journal of Oil, Gas and Energy on February 9, 2012. The Ernest E. Smith Lifetime Achievement Award honors practitioners who have participated in the advancement of natural resources law, policy, or scholarship.
Johnson, a partner in the firm's Oil & Gas/Energy practice groups, received his law degree in 1975 from the University of Texas Law School.
His practice focuses primarily on oil and gas development and pipeline regulatory work before the Railroad Commission of Texas and the General Land Office. He also represents oil, gas and pipeline operators in litigation and appellate work before all Texas courts. Mr. Johnson's professional accomplishments have been recognized in Best Lawyers in America 1995-2012 and Texas Super Lawyers 2004-2011.