H. Scott Johnson, Jr. is a co-founder of PCT Law Group and serves as its Managing Member. His practice consists of representing businesses in transactional matters and in complex litigation.
Mr. Johnson’s business transactions practice includes counseling and advising businesses at all stages of the growth cycle on a broad range of matters, including corporate formation and organization, mergers and acquisitions, business contracts, employment agreements, employment policies, joint ventures, and corporate transactions. Additionally, Mr. Johnson’s transactional experience also includes representing businesses on government contracts and procurement issues.
Mr. Johnson serves as the “outside general counsel” for several small and mid-sized companies. In 2010, he was recognized as one of Virginia’s “Legal Elite” for business by Virginia Business Magazine. Mr. Johnson is rated “AV Preeminent” by Martindale-Hubbell, its highest rating level, in the practice areas of Litigation, Business Law, and Labor and Employment.
Mr. Johnson’s litigation practice focuses on complex commercial litigation, business torts, and employer-employee disputes. He has represented multiple Fortune 500 companies in state and federal courts throughout the United States.
In addition to his legal practice, Mr. Johnson is a Professorial Lecturer in Law at the George Washington University Law School, where he teaches transactional drafting to upper-level law students. Mr. Johnson has also served on the George Washington University Law School Alumni Board of Directors (2006-2009).
Mr. Johnson is also active in civic and community endeavors. Mr. Johnson was a gubernatorial appointee to Virginia’s Public Broadcasting Board (2006-2010) and he was appointed by Alexandria, Virginia’s City Council to serve on its Budget and Fiscal Affairs Advisory Committee (2006-2008). Mr. Johnson has also served on the Board of Directors for Alexandria’s United Way, the Carlyle House, and he was a co-founder of Turning the Page, a 501(c)(3) organization that links Washington, D.C. public schools, families, and the community together in furtherance of providing students with educational resources and increasing public education.
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