Brian M. Johnson - Dickinson Wright PLLC

Brian M. Johnson

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2013
Phone: 859-899-8700

Brian is a member of the Litigation Practice Group. His practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, RICO and securities fraud, toxic tort litigation and white collar criminal law. Brian is the chair of the firm’s Environmental and Toxic Tort Defense Team.

Transylvania UniversityBA 1994University of Kentucky College of LawJ.D. 1997
Commerce Lexington Programs CommitteeCommerce Lexington Public Policy CouncilUnited Way of the BluegrassJournal of Natural Resources and Environmental LawLeadership LexingtonFayette County Bar Association

Case History

Barnette, et al., v. Grizzly Processing, LLC, et al. — representation of coal company in a case involving 50 properties alleged impacted by dust from coal processing operations.  The case was divided into four trials, each resulting in a jury verdict in favor of our client.
Cantrell v. Ashland Oil, Inc. — representation of an oil company in a toxic tort case involving naturally-occurring radioactive material.  The case ended with a jury verdict in favor of our client.  This was the first defense verdict in the United States in a case involving naturally-occurring radioactive material.
United States of America v. Dairy Farmers of America — representation of a major dairy cooperative in antitrust litigation filed by the Department of Justice.  The case ended at the trial court with a summary judgment in favor of our client.

Office Location

300 West Vine Street, Suite 1700
Lexington, KY 40507
United States

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation

Other Information

Gender: Male