Partner, Latham & Watkins
Justin T. Stolte is a partner in the Houston office of Latham & Watkins and serves as Global Chair of the firm’s Energy & Infrastructure Industry Group. Mr. Stolte advises clients on strategic transactions across the energy sector, including:
- Mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures
- Joint ventures
- Private equity and venture capital investments
Mr. Stolte has broad experience in several energy sectors, including oil and gas, renewable energy, and energy infrastructure. He previously worked in business development, commercial, and engineering roles at Chevron Corporation and Apache Corporation; and, before joining Latham, served as Co-Chair of the energy practice group at another leading global law firm.
Mr. Stolte is recognized by Best Lawyers in America (2021-2022), Chambers USA, America’s Leading Lawyers for Business (2014, 2019-2021), and The Legal 500 US (2018-2021) for his work on energy transactions. In addition, he was named an Influencer: Law by American City Business Journal in 2018 and has been recognized as a Rising Star in Energy by Law360 (2014, 2018); a 40 under 40 honoree by Houston Business Journal (2018); a Top 30 under 40 honoree by Hart Energy (2018); and a Rising Star by Texas Monthly (2012-2015).