Mr. Johnson is a wonderful business partner. There are no ego issues; he always does what is best for the client and achieves great outcomes. He is a gentleman to deal with but a tenacious advocate.
Marla Persky, (former) Sr. Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary
Boehringer Ingelheim

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Bar Admissions

  • Mississippi, 1974


  • Martindale-Hubbell®
    • AV®– Preeminent Peer Review Rated,1983-2017
  • Best Lawyers in America®
    • Corporate Law, 2010-2019
    • Health Care Law, 2010-2019
    • Mergers and Acquisitions Law, 2010-2019
  • BTI Client Service All Star

Education & Honors

  • University of Mississippi, J.D., with honors, 1974
  • University of Mississippi, B.S., Mathematics, 1969


  • Representation of pharmaceutical, life sciences, medical device, biotechnology, and healthcare companies. 
  • Representation of multi-state physician practice management company.
  • Representation of healthcare providers in structuring joint ventures and contractual relationships.
  • Development and implementation of corporate compliance programs for integrated academic medical center and variety of other healthcare providers.
  • Representation of healthcare providers in internal and external investigations.
  • Representation of both sellers and purchasers in acquisitions and mergers of healthcare companies.