GREG M. BOPP
Co-Chair of Business and Regulatory Section
Bracewell & Giuliani LLP
Greg Bopp serves as co-chair of the firm's Business and Regulatory Section. Greg's practice focuses on tax structuring, joint ventures, M&A and capital markets transactions for midstream and upstream energy clients, including master limited partnerships (MLPs). He is widely recognized for his extensive MLP experience which includes qualifying income, partnership tax and transaction structuring advice. His clients consist of many of the largest MLP, upstream and midstream companies in North America, as well as investment banks and private investment funds.
Greg is recognized as one of the leading corporate/M&A and tax lawyers by Chambers USA America's Leading Lawyers for Business and for being described by clients as "steeped in the practice and lore of MLPs," "a real authority in the area of MLP tax issues," and "an outstanding tax lawyer who does a very good job of servicing his clients.” He is also recognized by The Legal 500 United States as a leader in tax and in mergers, acquisitions and buyouts and for being described by clients as "very efficient," "very pragmatic," "an excellent business tax adviser," and "a master of his field." Greg is a CPA and, prior to attending law school, worked for KPMG in the audit and tax practice areas.
EDUCATION: J.D., magna cum laude, South Texas College of Law, 1995; B.B.A., Accounting, The University of Texas at Austin, 1989