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No Attorney-Client Relationship Created by Use of this Website.
This website is not intended to create an attorney client relationship. Neither your receipt of information from this website, nor your use of this website to contact Johnson & Bell or one of its lawyers creates an attorney-client relationship between you and Johnson & Bell. You will become a client of Johnson & Bell only if and when you sign an engagement agreement setting forth the scope of the Firm’s engagement, the fee arrangement and other relevant matters. Johnson & Bell does not accept a new client without first investigating possible conflicts of interests and obtaining a signed engagement letter.

Privacy Policy.
Johnson & Bell, Ltd. is committed to ensuring that it acts in accordance with applicable data protection and privacy laws when it collects and uses information provided to it or information about visitors to its Site. This Privacy Policy applies to your use of any of Johnson & Bell, Ltd.’s services, its Site, or as a result of your relationship with one or more of its clients, or to any information collected from third parties. When you visit Johnson & Bell, Ltd.’s Site, it may collect information you provide by completing forms on its Site or by collecting it via other means such as email, and it may also record details of visits made to the Site (e.g. your IP address and the resources accessed during your visit) or by using cookies (see the Firm’s Cookie Policy below). You may have the right to ask us to access and amend the personal information we hold about you. Please contact us for further information. Johnson & Bell, Ltd. uses your information in order to improve its services and Site, and to provide you with information and services that you request from it or which it feels may interest you.

The Firm will not share your information with third parties outside of Johnson & Bell, Ltd. without your consent, except where we are required to by virtue of a legal, regulatory or professional obligation; with third parties who perform services on the Firm’s behalf. For example, we share information with vendors. We may also authorize them to collect information on our behalf. In accordance with our engagement terms, where you are a client of Johnson & Bell, Ltd.; or where disclosed below in the Firm’s Cookie Policy.

The Site is operated in the United States. If you are located outside of the United States, please be aware that any information you provide to us will reside in the United States. Please also be aware that by using the Firm’s Site and giving us your information, you consent to such transfer. You also understand that the U.S. may not provide the same level of protections as the laws of your country. You accept that the transmission of personal information and other data via the internet is not completely secure. Johnson & Bell, Ltd. cannot guarantee the security of your information when it is in the process of being transmitted to and from its Site. Any questions regarding the Firm’s privacy policy should be directed to

Cookie Policy.
Cookies are small files that are stored on your PC or internet-enabled portable device by the websites you visit. They are used to make websites work and to improve their efficiency, as well as to provide website usage information to the website owner. By using Johnson & Bell, Ltd.’s Site you confirm that you accept the cookies described below being set and stored on your computer or internet-enabled portable device, in accordance with the Firm’s Legal Notices & Terms of Use. The Firm’s Site uses cookies to distinguish you from other users of the website, in order to help the Firm improve your experience when you browse them. Some cookies are strictly necessary to enable you to move around the Firm’s Site and to allow the features of the Site to work correctly. Other cookies, such as those associated with Google Analytics, may collect information about how you use the Firm’s Site, e.g. to show which pages are viewed by visitors most frequently. Such information is collected to improve how the Firm’s Site works or to provide analytics on the readership of the Firm’s Site. However, in accordance with our Privacy Policy, the Firm will not share any personally identifiable information about you with third parties except as otherwise noted above.

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