Cory C. Johnson

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Cory C. Johnson

DallasOf Counsel
Phone: 214.450.5280

Licensed in TX

Cory Johnson has significant experience litigating complex civil matters on behalf of business entities and individuals.  Cory has represented financial institutions, investment management companies, real estate companies, oil and gas developers, industrial equipment manufacturers, medical service and pharmaceutical companies, agriculture and construction companies, and bankruptcy trustees and investors.  He has represented clients in both federal and state courts, as well as AAA and FINRA arbitrations, and has won multi-million dollar awards and dismissals at the trial court and appellate levels.  Cory has secured injunctive relief in protection of clients’ intellectual property and trade secrets and successfully defended against injunctive actions relating to allegations of business fraud.

A significant portion of Cory’s practice concerns complex contractual disputes and allegations of business fraud. He has litigated matters concerning fraudulent inducement of contract, misappropriation of corporate funds, financial derivative agreements, environmental indemnity contracts, real estate purchase agreements, landlord/tenant agreements, and employment agreements.  Cory has handled cases concerning multi-party real estate and intellectual property transactions, complex financial instruments, and analysis of multi-state and international legal issues.  These cases often required analysis of voluminous business records and correspondence, management of fact and expert witnesses, and effective presentation of complex issues in court, arbitrations, and mediations.

Cory has extensive knowledge concerning multi-state and international contract law, securities/derivative agreements, director and officer liability, employment contract disputes, real estate disputes, and judgment collections. He has also assisted clients in internal investigations of employees and corporate officers concerning regulatory and white-collar criminal matters.


  • State Bar of Texas


  • University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., 2004
    Dean’s Scholarship
  • Southern Methodist University, B.A., 1999
    Stanton Sharp Award for Outstanding Service and Academic Excellence

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