Bruce Johnson is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins.

Mr. Johnson predominantly advises companies on environmental and energy regulatory matters related to transactions or litigation.

Prior to joining Latham, Mr. Johnson was a summer associate at the firm’s Washington, D.C. office and a law clerk at the Environmental Law Institute. While in law school, he served as the editor-in-chief of the Environmental Law and Policy Annual Review. He was also a research assistant to Professor Michael Vandenbergh, where he co-published a paper on Private Environmental Governance. He earned his MS in Environmental Policy from Tufts University.

Thought Leadership

Bar Qualification

  • District of Columbia
  • Massachusetts


  • JD, Vanderbilt University Law School, 2022
  • MS in Environmental Policy and Planning, Tufts University, 2019
  • BA in Economics & Environmental Studies, Tufts University, 2018
    magna cum laude

Languages Spoken

  • English