Paul J. Johnson
1000 Ballpark Way Ste 300
Arlington, Texas 76011
Paul J. Johnson is a real estate, acquisitions and deal lawyer with twenty-five years of experience. Not only has he been the lead attorney on many high profile real estate developments and business acquisitions, but he also counsels clients on business transactions and general business matters across a wide array of industries and geographic areas. Mr. Johnson is Board Certified in both Commercial and Residential Real Estate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He is licensed in Texas, having graduated from the London School of Economics and Political Science with a Master of Laws and from Southern Methodist University with a Juris Doctorate and undergraduate degree. Mr. Johnson is head of the Business Section at Shannon Gracey and serves on the firm's Executive Committee. He serves as Chair of Tarrant County Bar Association Real Estate Law Section, on the Commercial Real Estate Advisory Council for the Arlington Chamber of Commerce, and on the Arlington Technology Council and is a frequent speaker on real estate and business law matters.
Admissions & Certifications
Board Certified, Commercial Real Estate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization
EducationLondon School of Economics and Political Science, University of London (LL.M. with Commercial and Corporate Law Concentration, 1989)
Southern Methodist University , Dedman School of Law (J.D., 1986)
Southern Methodist University (B.A., 1983, English-Department Distinctions, B.A., Political Science, magna cum laude)
Professional Affiliations & Memberships
State Bar of Texas - Real Estate, Probate and Trust Law Section, Business Law Section, Corporate Counsel Section
Honors & Recognition
Top Attorney, Fort Worth, Texas magazine (named multiple times)
Publications & Presentations
Paul is married and has two teenage sons attending Grace Prep Academy in Arlington, Texas. In addition to spending time with his family, he devotes numerous hours serving as a counselor and instructor at youth camps and as a leader in youth clubs. He counsels several prominent charities in North Texas and is a member of the Arlington Technology Council of the Arlington Chamber of Commerce.