Johnson & Bell President, William V. Johnson, has been honored as one of IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law’s 125 Alumni of Distinction. The law school made the announcement as part of its 125th anniversary celebration. Mr. Johnson and the other Alumni of Distinction will be formally honored at an event on November 21. According to the school, it spent nearly a year identifying and assessing more than 400 nominations as it sought “trailblazing, innovative and successful alumni who have helped shape the legal profession, given back to their communities and to the law school and helped raise the profile of Chicago-Kent on a global level.” Mr. Johnson, class of 1966, was described as an “acclaimed defense litigator.” We heartily concur.
Clients rely on Johnson & Bell to defend their interests in court. Since 1975, Johnson & Bell has developed a reputation for providing legal counsel that accomplishes our clients' business objectives. Building on a track record of success handling major catastrophic personal injury cases, Johnson & Bell continues to represent numerous clients across a broad array of business concerns. Johnson & Bell works with clients to mediate, settle or litigate their business issues. In addition, our lawyers represent clients in a wide range of commercial transactions and commercial litigation in both State and Federal court, locally and throughout the country. The firm has received national recognition for its trial and appellate advocacy, including American Lawyer’s Corporate Counsel Magazine’s acknowledgement as one of the Top 100 Law Firms in the country in client satisfaction.