OREM - Geneva Steel officials have announced that Robert A. Johnson has accepted the position of vice president and general counsel at Geneva Steel.

A 1976 graduate of the Brigham Young University Law School, Johnson succeeds Robert J. Grow as general counsel. Grow was recently elected by the Geneva Steel board of directors to the position of executive vice president.Born in Provo, Johnson has spent the past ten years of his legal career with the Salt Lake City law firm Kimball, Parr, Crockett & Wad-doups. He most recently served as president of the law firm.