Bruce Johnston


Bruce Johnston is Chair of the firm's Bank and Institutional Finance Group and Co-head of the European Insolvency Group. Mr. Johnston's experience covers:

  • a wide range of banking and finance transactions, including acquisition finance, leveraged finance, project finance, structured finance, trade finance and asset finance;
  • energy and infrastructure transactions throughout Europe, CIS/Russia, Africa, Asia and the Middle East; and
  • workouts and restructurings in many industries.

Mr. Johnston is listed in Chambers UK 2010 – Projects and Energy, Chambers & Partners' Guide to the UK Legal Profession (1995-2009), Legal 500 (1995-2009), PLC Which Lawyer? (2008), Euromoney's Guide to the World's Leading Project Finance Lawyers and Chambers Global - The World's Leading Lawyers (2000-2009).


  • University of Melbourne, 1986, Masters of Law
  • Monash University, 1982, Bachelor of Laws
  • Monash University, 1980, Bachelor of Arts

Bar Admissions

  • Solicitor, England and Wales