David Johanson Recognized Among the Top Corporate Lawyers in the United States
December 30, 2019 (Napa, CA) – David Johanson was selected as the 2019 winner in the category of Corporate Law (USA) by Lawyer Monthly Magazine. He was also recently named Acquisition International’s Executive Compensation and Equity Incentivization Lawyer of the Year in California.
Businesses and professionals from around the world retain David to help in general corporate matters and in employee ownership, benefits, ERISA, and related business matters, with an emphasis on executive compensation, equity incentive plans, non-qualified deferred compensation, employee stock ownership plans, transactions, mergers and acquisitions (and related tax planning), and business succession and estate planning. David has served as outside general counsel to numerous corporate clients over the past 33 years. He also frequently appears on behalf of clients in business, ERISA, and employment-oriented defense litigation in state and federal courts throughout the country, before regulatory agencies, in tax controversies before the Internal Revenue Service and comparable state regulatory agencies, and against felony criminal indictments in U.S. Federal Court, and in dispute resolutions of various kinds. David also represents corporations in shareholder and non-competition disputes.