Kurt Johnson focuses on appeals and motions practice. He has drafted numerous briefs filed in federal and state courts and has extensive experience in complex commercial disputes and in matters involving the government.
Before joining Jones Day, Kurt served as a law clerk to Justice Neil Gorsuch of the Supreme Court of the United States and to Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson III of the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. He also practiced for several years at an international law firm in Washington, D.C.
- University of Michigan (J.D. summa cum laude 2015; Order of the Coif; Articles Editor, Law Review); The University of Chicago (A.B. with honors 2011)
- District of Columbia and U.S. Courts of Appeals for the District of Columbia, Federal, Third, Fourth, and Eighth Circuits
- Law Clerk to: Justice Neil Gorsuch, Supreme Court of the United States (2019-2020) and Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson III, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit (2015-2016)