Brian V. Johnson

Associate

Washington, D.C.
T +1.202.861.1537
F +1.202.861.1783

Overview

Brian Johnson's focus and strong work ethic benefit his developing litigation practice. A former U.S. Army Special Forces ("Green Beret") Officer who spent more than 21 years in the military, Brian draws upon his discipline and experience with multitasking to assist with a range of matters, including conducting legal research and drafting memos related to political law, government contracts, white collar defense, commercial litigation, and international arbitration and trusts.

*Not admitted in the District of Columbia, admitted in Virginia. Practicing pursuant to D.C. Rule 49(c)(8) under the direct supervision of W. Barron A. Avery during pendency of application for admission to the District of Columbia Bar.

Recognitions and Memberships

Community

  • Brocketts Crossing Condominium Association
    • President
    • Board of Directors

Pro Bono

Prior Positions

  • United States Attorney’s Office, Eastern District of Virginia – Criminal Division: Law Intern (2016)

  • Department of Justice: Special Operations Command Liaison Officer (2012 to 2015)

Military Service

  • U.S. Army (1994 to 2015)

    • Special Forces "Green Beret" Officer (1999 to 2015)

      • Battalion Executive Officer (2009 to 2010)

    • Military Intelligence Officer (1995 to 1997)

Admissions

  • Virginia
  • [*Not admitted in the District of Columbia, admitted in Virginia. Practicing pursuant to D.C. Rule 49(c)(8) under the direct supervision of W. Barron A. Avery during pendency of application for admission to the District of Columbia Bar.]

Education

  • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 2018, cum laude; Georgetown Journal of Law & Public Policy; Georgetown Center for the Constitution, Fellow; Military Law Society; Federalist Society
  • M.M.A.S, Air Command and Staff College, 2008
  • B.A., Texas Christian University, 1994, cum laude

Languages

  • French