John E.Johnson

Of Counsel


John E. Johnson is Of Counsel for the firm and offices in Dallas. For the last fourteen years, Mr. Johnson has practiced law emphasizing monetary and collateral loss-mitigation. He has experience with legal-services involving sales, leasing, payments, secured-lending, secured financial-services, and insurance; as well as related fields such as sequestration/replevy, deceptive-trade, consumer-financial regulations, credit-reporting, governmental forfeitures and seizures, and consumer/military law. Mr. Johnson has counseled and litigated such matters in bankruptcy and state and federal civil-law courts, as well as in mediations and arbitrations. He has extensive experience representing real and personal property lenders and lessors, motor-vehicle dealers and financiers, and businesses with open accounts. Mr. Johnson also has experience with probate matters and basic oil and gas and land-use issues.


Juris Doctorate, University of Tulsa

B.A., History, Political science, Southwestern University

Graduate, Jesuit College Preparatory School

  • While attending Tulsa, he authored a petroleum-recovery surface rights article for the Tulsa Law Journal, and was an Articles Editor for a both a category-leading specialized publication, the Energy Law Journal, and the American Bar Association’s Year in Review (Environment, Energy, and Resources section).

Courts Admitted

  • Licensed, State of Texas
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
  • Texas federal and bankruptcy courts

Professional Associations

  • State Bar of Texas, Member
  • District of Columbia Bar, Member
  • American Bankruptcy Institute, Member
  • Selden Society of London, Member
  • Texas & Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association of Fort Worth, Member
  • Preservation Dallas, Member
  • Landmark Commissioner (Appointed), City of Dallas, District Thirteen