Jody L. Johnson helps clients who want to avoid prolonged conflict, and create solutions for moving forward in a manner that is private and respectful of each other and their children. She is accomplished in the areas of Collaborative Practice and litigation with an emphasis on Collaborative Practice where she is able to utilize negotiation and problem-solving skills for the benefit of clients. Johnson is able to facilitate communication with clients to articulate their goals and true interests to develop a plan to generate solutions that meet those interests.
Board Certified in Family Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization since 1988. Johnson received "Master" level credentialing in collaborative law from Collaborative Divorce Texas in 2017 (inaugural class).
Due to her outstanding record in the legal profession, as well as a commitment to support the community at large, Johnson has been selected as a Fellow of the Texas Bar Foundation which provides funding to enhance the system of justice in Texas. She served on the Grievance Committee hearing complaints against attorneys for 6 years.
An “AV” rated attorney in the Martindale Hubbell Legal Directory, Johnson holds the highest rating for ethics and legal competence. Based on peer voting and independent research by Law & Politics, Johnson is a Texas Super Lawyer, a distinction limited to the top 5% of attorneys in the state, as well as named to the list of Top 50 Women Attorneys in Texas and Top 100 Attorneys in Dallas/Fort Worth.