Robert Johnson is of counsel in the Los Angeles office of Munger, Tolles & Olson and has been with the firm since 1968. He specializes in tax, executive compensation and employee benefits law. Mr. Johnson regularly represents a variety of companies, management consultants and executives in connection with employment agreements, executive compensation, employee benefits and corporate governance matters.
Mr. Johnson is a frequent author and lecturer on tax, executive compensation and employee benefits subjects. He is a Fellow of the American College of Tax Counsel and the American College of Employee Benefits Counsel. Mr. Johnson is repeatedly recognized by Chambers USA in the Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation category. He is also listed in The Best Lawyers in America under Employee Benefits Law and Tax Law.
Mr. Johnson has worked for the U.S. Department of Justice Antitrust Division as a special assistant to the assistant attorney general and as an associate for Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton.
Mr. Johnson has worked on a very broad range of tax, executive compensation and employee benefits matters. His clients on these matters include: