Anne Johnson is a trial and appellate partner at Haynes and Boone, where she serves on the firm’s 8-person Executive Committee and Board of Directors. She previously chaired the Litigation Department. Anne is a board-certified appellate lawyer, with more than twenty years of experience handling litigation at all stages in Texas state and federal courts. Anne has been involved in some of the largest, most high-profile appeals in Texas, representing clients such as the National Football League, BBVA Compass, AT&T and NextEra Energy. Anne has particular expertise in post-trial proceedings and appeals from large jury verdicts around the state, and has an impressive track record of successfully resolving these cases on appeal. Anne is frequently called on to get involved in early in high-exposure cases, framing key legal arguments and crafting strategy in motions to dismiss, summary judgment motions, and at trial. Anne is also deeply involved in the Dallas community, serving on numerous non-profit boards and serving as a leader of the University of Texas Center for Women in Law.