Brian E. Johnson represents consumers in a wide range of consumer protection class actions, including false advertising, data breach, and product liability and warranty claim class actions. He brings to bear extensive state court consumer protection law experience which is essential to addressing emergent statutory rights and injury-in-fact Article III standing requirement issues.
Prior to joining Cohen Milstein in 2018, Brian was an associate at a Missouri-based law firm where he represented consumers in class actions involving the Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, Fair Credit Reporting Act and the Telephone Consumer Protection Act. Brian also played a role in assisting Heartland Center for Jobs & Freedom, a non-profit advocacy organization focused on helping low-wage workers, expand its advocacy efforts in consumer rights and tenant rights.
- District of Columbia
- The George Washington University Law School, J.D., 2012
- Webster University, M.A., 2007
- Missouri State University, B.A., magna cum laude, 2005
- Law Clerk, Hon. Margaret L. Sauer and Hon. Janette K. Rodecap, 16th Circuit Court of Jackson County, Missouri