Businesses routinely encounter a variety of contracts. Johnsen Law can review and revise or create custom drafts of...
Deciding on a business structure can be daunting. Johnsen Law can guide you through this process, structure your new...
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A business's intellectual property is oftentimes its most valuable asset. Johnsen Law can register your trademarks...
A number of laws and regulations govern businesses. Johnsen Law can help you navigate these laws and regulations and...
Managing employees should be done pro actively with clear expectations. Johnsen Law can assist you with spelling out these...
Leasing, buying, or selling real estate is a major business decision with legal implications. Johnsen Law can work on...
Disputes can frequently be resolved before a lawsuit is even filed. Not only does Johnsen Law understand the the risks...
With the advent of big data, e-discovery (electronic discovery) has become front and center in modern litigation...
Even after a case is won or lost, it is not necessarily over. A losing party may have one or more opportunities to appeal the...
Some businesses require ongoing legal work yet do not wish to retain in-house general counsel. It may be too expensive...
Johnsen Law was founded with a desire to maximize the value of legal services to businesses of all sizes and industries. Before beginning his legal career at large international law firms and eventually rising to the level of partner, Chris Johnsen managed outside counsel for his own businesses. With this unique perspective, Chris understands not only how to provide top-notch legal services, but how to deliver these services in a manner that best serves the business needs of his clients and maximizes value.
Johnsen Law obsessively focuses on maintaining the lowest overhead possible, automating processes, and utilizing technology to increase accuracy and efficiency. Johnsen Law offers flat fees whenever possible, believing that when flat fees are appropriately structured, they are beneficial to both the firm and the client. Johnsen Law also offers package options and limited scope representations. Clients win when they have options and fees are reasonable and predictable.
Johnsen Law commits itself to being responsive and providing an overall smooth, client-centric experience. What separates Johnsen Law is not only providing excellent quality legal services, but understanding its clients’ businesses and concerns.
With a dual JD/MBA, entrepreneurial spirit, and an array of business experience, Chris Johnsen offers his corporate clients truly business-centric legal counsel and representation as a strategic partner. His ability to view legal matters through the lens of an experienced business owner and manager allows him to deliver outstanding legal services that align with corporate goals.
Before starting his own firm, Chris was a partner at the large international law firm Holland & Knight, where he represented both small and large corporate clients in a wide range of business matters. He focuses his practice on business law and has experience representing clients in various industries, including energy, transportation, healthcare, technology, medical device, entertainment, retail, financial services, securities, and real estate. He is licensed to practice law in Texas, Florida, and New Mexico.
Chris has owned and currently owns businesses in multiple industries, including advertising, food services, nightlife, retail, and real estate. These experiences have bestowed him with the unique business judgment and perspective that he brings to his corporate clients.
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