Gordon W. Johnston - Bricker & Eckler LLP

Gordon W. Johnston

Listed in Best Lawyers since 1995

Gordie Johnston is Of Counsel with the Bricker & Eckler Creditors' Rights & Bankruptcy group. He provides representation to creditors and debtors in transactions involving loan negotiation and documentation (including asset-based lending and general personal property secured transactions), loan workouts and restructurings, reorganization and insolvency proceedings, and in matters involving general commercial law.

Gordie's principal focus is on the representation of bank and non-bank creditors in commercial and industrial loan transactions, and loan workouts. Gordie also provides significant support to the firm's real estate loan transaction attorneys. He has authored several articles regarding personal property secured transactions under the Uniform Commercial Code and has lectured at various local, state and national seminars regarding debtor-creditor relations and personal property secured lending.

Wittenberg UniversityBA 1973University of Michigan Law SchoolJ.D. 1976
American College of Commercial Finance LawyersAmerican Bar FoundationColumbus; Ohio; American Bar AssociationsWittenberg University Board of Directors

Case History

Lead lender's counsel — Negotiated and document numerous asset-based financings, including a single transaction in excess of $500 million

Client Comments

"Gordon Johnston is a true professional that is experienced, knowledgeable, and thorough. He produces a work product that is well prepared, on point, and delivered on time."

Office Location

100 South Third Street
Columbus, OH 43215-4291
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2012 Lawyer of the Year in Equipment Finance Law of the Columbus-OH Metro Area
Gordon W. Johnston has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

Banking and Finance Law (Commercial Finance, Equipment Finance, Finance, Loan Documentation, Structured Finance)
Commercial Finance Law
Commercial Transactions / UCC Law
Equipment Finance Law

Other Information

Gender: Male