Todd J. Russo is the Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary of Buckeye Partners, L.P. Buckeye is a New York Stock Exchange-listed master limited partnership based in Houston, Texas that owns and operates a diversified network of integrated assets providing midstream logistic solutions, primarily consisting of the transportation, storage, and marketing of liquid petroleum products. In his capacity as General Counsel, Mr. Russo is responsible for the legal affairs of Buckeye and advises management and the board of directors on a variety of legal and corporate governance matters. Mr. Russo is a member of the General Counsel Steering Committee of the National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD) and also serves on the supervisory board of VTTI, B.V., a global petroleum products logistics provider that Buckeye jointly owns with Vitol S.A.
Before joining Buckeye, Mr. Russo was an attorney at Ballard Spahr LLP, where he concentrated his practice in the areas of securities, corporate financing (public and private), and corporate governance. Mr. Russo is a graduate of Lehigh University and the University of Pennsylvania Law School.