Brittany D. Johnson concentrates her practice in civil rights litigation representing various municipalities within Cook County and the State of Illinois. She also has experience in general civil litigation with an emphasis on tort litigation and insurance defense, representing a multitude of small businesses and larger corporate entities at the trial and appellate level. Prior to joining private practice, Ms. Johnson served as both a research attorney and as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Cynthia Y. Cobbs in the First District Illinois Appellate Court and has drafted over 40 published and unpublished opinions.

Ms. Johnson graduated with honors from the University of Oklahoma in 2007 earning her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism. She received her Juris Doctor from The University of Texas School of Law and was admitted to the Illinois Bar in 2013.


  • Associate

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Rights Litigation
  • Municipal Defense
  • Insurance Defense
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Tort Litigation
  • Appellate Practice


  • Illinois Bar 2013
  • Supreme Court of Illinois
  • Northern District of Illinois


  • The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas – J.D. 2013
  • The University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma – B.A. 2007


  • American Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Federal Bar Association