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Chris Johnson

Partner, Attorney
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Chris is a unique blend: a strategic, big-picture attorney with a sharp eye for detail, he often uncovers important information that’s gone unnoticed. He combines those skills with his experience to develop winning strategies in complicated cases, seeking only the best for his clients. He is committed to helping them move through the legal process gracefully. Chris is a go-to mentor and colleague among fellow J/T Legal attorneys, always willing to help come up with maneuvers to achieve clients’ goals.


Chris received his Juris Doctor degree from William Mitchell College of Law in 1999. He graduated from Gustavus Adolphus College in 1993 with a major in financial economics. He graduated from Forest Lake High School in 1989.

Honors & Community

Chris served as Mayor of Forest Lake for two terms, President of the 19th District of the Minnesota State Bar Association, President of the Forest Lake Rotary Club and Board Chair of the Forest Lake Chamber of Commerce.  He has been honored by his peers as a Rising Star in the legal Community.

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota State Courts
  • U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • Rule 114 Qualified Mediator



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