Michael Johnston focuses on employment litigation and employment-related internal investigations. Michael is the senior partner in the Labor and Employment practice. With over 37 years of litigation experience, he has been lead counsel in over 130 trials and has represented clients in trial and appellate courts nationwide and in the United States Supreme Court.
Michael represents clients in all aspects of employment litigation, with special emphasis on Equal Employment Opportunity Commission systemic discrimination lawsuits and investigations. He has defended complex class action and multi-plaintiff employment cases throughout the U.S.
Mr. Johnston extensive experience in the litigation of non-competition and non-solicitation agreements, trade secret laws, employment agreements and state tort law.