Faculty: Dixie L. Johnson

Dixie JohnsonDixie L. Johnson is a partner in King & Spalding’s Special Matters and Government Investigations practice group and leads the firm’s securities enforcement and regulation practice, representing businesses and individuals in government securities investigations from her office in Washington, DC. Consistently ranked among the most prominent securities enforcement lawyers in the United States, she represents public companies, financial institutions, public accounting firms, boards of directors and boards of trustees, corporate officers and other individuals in securities enforcement investigations. She also counsels clients regarding their regulatory and disclosure obligations, assists clients in developing policies and procedures to deter violations, and conducts internal investigations. Few of her representations ever become known to the public.

In addition to representing the businesses and business leaders who are her clients, Ms. Johnson is Chair of the Business Law Section of the American Bar Association, representing business lawyers from throughout the ABA in the leading issues of the day. As Business Law Secretary and Vice-Chair, Ms. Johnson served as co-editor-in-chief of the Section’s online monthly magazine, Business Law Today, in 2010-2011 and as editor-in-chief of the Section’s renowned journal, The Business Lawyer, in 2010-2012. Selected in 2006 as the recipient of that Section’s “Jean Allard Glass Cutter Award,” given annually to a woman who has cut through barriers to attain high accomplishments in Business Law, she had previously served as Chair of the Committee on Federal Regulation of Securities and as co-chair of that committee’s Subcommittee on Civil Litigation and SEC Enforcement Matters.

Before joining King & Spalding, Ms. Johnson was a partner at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP. Prior to becoming a lawyer, she taught in the Albuquerque, New Mexico public school system for six years.

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SEF2014 CLE -sm6.5 hrs CLE credit approved in PA and VA. Forms available here.

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When: Thursday, October 13, 2016
7:00 am - 8:00 am (breakfast & registration)
8:00 am - 5:00 pm (followed by cocktail party)
Where: Mayflower Hotel
1127 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, D.C. 20036
CLE Credit: 6.0 hours (pending approval in VA and PA)

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