Professional Biography

Thomas (Tom) Johnson Partner

  • Portland

    D +1.503.727.2176

    F +1.503.346.2176

    Portland

    1120 NW Couch Street, 10th Floor

    Portland, OR

    +1.503.727.2176

    TRJohnson@perkinscoie.com

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  • 08.15.2017
    Best Lawyers® 2018 Recognizes 281 Perkins Coie Attorneys
    Press Releases
    Perkins Coie is proud to announce that 281 of its attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers In America®.
  • 05.26.2017
    Perkins Coie Named Among Top Firms In 2017 Chambers USA
    Press Releases
    Perkins Coie is proud to announce that it has again been ranked by Chambers & Partners, publishers of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, as one of the top law firms in the United States. For 2017, the firm is recognized in 40 practice areas and 131 individual attorneys were recognized.
  • 08.15.2016
    Best Lawyers® 2017 Recognizes 252 Perkins Coie Attorneys
    Press Releases
    Perkins Coie is proud to announce that 252 of its attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2017 edition of The Best Lawyers In America®, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.
  • 05.27.2016
    Perkins Coie Named Among Top Firms in 2016 Chambers USA
    Press Releases
    Perkins Coie is proud to announce that it has again been ranked by Chambers & Partners, publishers of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, as one of the top law firms in the United States. For 2016, the firm is recognized in 37 practice areas and 127 individual attorneys were recognized.
  • 09.30.2015
    Perkins Coie Represents Rentrak In Merger With comScore
    Press Releases
    Perkins Coie represented client Rentrak Corporation, the entertainment and marketing industries' premier provider of worldwide consumer viewership information, in its merger agreement with comScore, Inc., a global media measurement and analytics company that makes audiences and advertising more valuable.
  • 08.17.2015
    Best Lawyers® 2016 Recognizes 245 Perkins Coie Attorneys
    Press Releases
    Perkins Coie is proud to announce that 245 of its attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2016 edition of The Best Lawyers In America®, the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession; a more than 10 percent increase over the 221 firm attorneys recognized by Best Lawyers in the 2015 edition.
  • 05.19.2015
    Perkins Coie Named Among Top Firms in 2015 Chambers USA
    Press Releases
    Perkins Coie is proud to announce that it has again been ranked by Chambers & Partners, publishers of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, as one of the top law firms in the United States.
  • 08.18.2014
    Best Lawyers® 2015 Recognizes 221 Perkins Coie Attorneys
    Press Releases
    Perkins Coie is proud to announce that 221 of its attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2015 edition of The Best Lawyers In America®,  the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.
  • 08.21.2013
    Best Lawyers 2014 Recognizes 206 Perkins Coie Attorneys
    Press Releases
    Perkins Coie is proud to announce that 206 of its attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2014 edition of The Best Lawyers In America®.
  • 09.12.2012
    197 Perkins Coie Lawyers Recognized In 2013 Best Lawyers
    Press Releases
    Perkins Coie is proud to announce that 197 of its attorneys were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2013 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®.  Thirty-five attorneys were listed this year for the first time, representing a 22 percent increase in the number of Perkins Coie attorneys who appeared in the 2012 edition.
  • 08.31.2011
    The Best Lawyers in America Recognizes 163 Perkins Coie Lawyers
    Press Releases
    Perkins Coie is proud to announce that 163 of its attorneys throughout the country were selected by their peers for inclusion in the 2012 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® (Copyright 2011 by Woodward/White, Inc., of Aiken, S.C.).
  • 08.09.2006
    Perkins Coie Partner Thomas Johnson Quoted in Willamette Week
    General News

    Willamette Week

    Perkins Coie partner Thomas Johnson was quoted in an article in the Willamette Week titled "Distant Justice, How a Portland Lawyer is Trying to Help One Guantanamo Detainee Return to His Life as a Fruit Trader."
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Bar and Court Admissions

  • Oregon

  • Supreme Court of the United States

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit

  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

  • U.S. District Court for the District of Oregon

  • U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado

Education

  • University of North Carolina School of Law, J.D.,
    with high honors
    , 1997
  • University of Michigan, B.B.A., 1993

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