8000 Ravine’s Edge Court
Columbus, Ohio 43235
Capital University Law School, cum laude, Juris Doctor, 2013
The Ohio State University, Bachelor of Arts, 2006
Rebecca J. Johnson joined Perez Morris in 2020. An experienced trial lawyer, she defends companies and individuals in general liability and litigation matters. Her practice is concentrated in complex commercial litigation and construction matters, property and casualty litigation, foreclosure litigation, general liability claims investigation and litigation, malpractice defense, and workers’ compensation matters.
Rebecca is an expert in all aspects of the litigation process from inception to disposition, including pleadings and discovery preparation, depositions, motion practice, case valuation, pretrial management, and trial. She is skilled in pre-litigation investigations, alternative dispute resolutions and negotiations. Rebecca regularly presents on emerging construction and general litigation issues impacting her clients. She also has a thorough understanding of federal regulations and statutes concerning creditors’ rights.
Before becoming an attorney, Rebecca spent 10 years in business management; business practices; and corporate growth, development and formation strategies.
Rebecca and her husband live on a small farm where they operate a non-profit to grow and distribute native Ohio trees. She is passionate about land and environment preservation and conservation.
>United States Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Ohio, 2020
>United States Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit, 2017
>States District Court, Northern District of Ohio, 2016
>United States District Court, Southern District of Ohio, 2016
>What Goes Up, Must Come Down: Construction Litigation, Rolfes Henry seminar, Cincinnati, Ohio, January 2019
>Workers’ Compensation Law from State to Finish, NBI, Columbus, Ohio, October 2019
>Insurance Coverage Litigation: Secrets Insurance Companies Don’t Want Attorneys to Know, NBI, Columbus, Ohio, December 2018
>Capital University Law School
>Order of the Curia, Member