Scott J. Johnson - Holland & Knight, LLP

Scott J. Johnson

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007
Phone: 407-244-1120

Scott J. Johnson practices in the fields of eminent domain/condemnation, commercial and appellate litigation, and real estate law. He is also certified as a Florida Circuit Court Mediator and mediates cases in the areas of eminent domain/condemnation and commercial litigation.

Mr. Johnson heads the firm’s national Eminent Domain Practice Group. Mr. Johnson’s eminent domain practice includes over 35 years of experience representing both property owners and condemning authorities involving a wide range of properties, including mixed-use, commercial, office, industrial, residential, multifamily, special use, utilities and unimproved parcels. His cases have been resolved through pre-suit settlement, mediation and jury trial, including on appeal.

Mr. Johnson’s commercial litigation and appellate practice has consisted of a wide variety of commercial and administrative cases, both jury and nonjury, including mediation, arbitration and appeals. His cases have involved business and real estate disputes of all types, including contractual issues, broker and commission disputes, landlord/tenant, probate and land use disputes.

Mr. Johnson’s real estate practice has consisted of representation of a wide variety of clients, including as a primary counsel to a major Florida home builder and developer.

Vanderbilt UniversityBA Vanderbilt University Law SchoolJ.D.
Greater Orlando Chamber of Commerce Metro Orlando Economic Development Commission Leadership OrlandoFlorida Association of Eminent Domain Professionals

Case History

Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Florida
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

Office Location

200 South Orange Avenue, Suite 2600
Orlando, FL 32801
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Litigation - Real Estate of the Orlando Metro Area
Scott J. Johnson has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!

Practice Areas

Commercial Litigation
Eminent Domain and Condemnation Law
Litigation - Real Estate

Other Information

Gender: Male