Johanna practices in the area of civil litigation. Her litigation experience includes matters involving ERISA and employee benefits, insurance (including life, health, disability, and non-profit), complex torts, nursing homes, consumer and home improvement products liability, and probate disputes.
As an employment law advisor, Johanna provides proactive 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. She also provides general counseling to non-profits on a variety of legal and litigation matters including director’s and officer’s liability, human resources and personnel decisions, employment practices, contracts, First Amendment issues, collections, and insurance.
Outside of the office, Johanna uses her legal skills to support her community including serving on the Executive Committee and Board of Overseers of The Jewish Journal, a local newspaper on the North Shore. She also enjoys running and coaching youth soccer.