Brett represents clients of all types and sizes as they execute growth plans and comply effect complex transactions. He works with public and private companies — including emerging businesses — as they expand through mergers and acquisitions, and he facilitates growth strategies and operations objectives through equity, debt and complex financing transactions. Brett counsels clients regarding ongoing securities compliance and general corporate and contracting matters. He also advises clients with respect to the cost-efficient and effective resolutions of disputes. Brett helps companies attract and retain executive talent by advising as to executive compensation issues and agreements, including incentive plans.
As chair of the firm's Oil and Gas Practice Group, 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. Brett also serves as co-editor of the firm's Oil & Gas Law Report