We are pleased to announce that Carl Johnson has been named to The Black Lawyers Association's "Top 40 Under 40" Attorneys in Illinois list.

The National Black Lawyers Association (NBL) is a professional and educational organization whose mission is to promote its members as subject-matter experts, create a national network of the nation’s premier African-American attorneys, and facilitate the exchange of timely information to enable its members to maintain their status as leaders. The honor recognizes 40 attorneys under the age of 40 from each state or region who have an outstanding reputation for providing excellent legal representation in their respective practice areas.

Carl’s practice focuses on commercial litigation where he represents clients in federal and state courts in matters involving business torts, partnership disputes, real estate, commercial contracts, and employment litigation. “I appreciate the NBL’s dedication to promoting diversity and inclusion within the legal profession,” Carl said. “I feel honored to be included in this prestigious group.” 

The selection process for this honor is based on a multi-phase process, which includes peer nominations combined with third-party research. The full list of honorees can be found here