Johanna practices in the area of civil litigation. Her areas of practice include employment law, commercial litigation, products liability, insurance litigation (specifically areas involving life, health, disability, and annuities), and ERISA.
As an employment law advisor, Johanna provides proactive employment law counseling to businesses in both for-profit and non-profit arenas. She counsels employers regarding employment-related policies and agreements, including non-competition and non-solicitation agreements, severance agreements, and employee handbooks.
Johanna’s litigation experience includes work on matters involving ERISA, employee benefits, products liability, life insurance and annuities, complex torts, contract disputes, professional liability, HIPAA, copyright infringement, and nursing homes.
Johanna was selected as a “Rising Star” by Law & Politics and the publishers of Boston Magazine for each year in which she was eligible since 2005. This designation is reserved for attorneys under the age of forty and with less than ten years of experience practicing law.
Outside of the office Johanna uses her legal skills to support her community including serving on The Jewish Journal’s Executive Committee and Board of Overseers. She provides advice and counsel on a variety of legal matters including human resources and personnel decisions, employment practices, negotiations of contracts, First Amendment issues, collections and insurance. She also enjoys running and coaching youth soccer.