Kim L. Johnson
Quarles & Brady
A female trailblazer in 2013 when named chair at Quarles, a multidisciplinary, Am Law 200 firm, Kim Johnson’s clients know her for estate planning that preserves wealth and transfers it with intention. She successfully represented a client after the IRS wanted to assess over $1 million in taxes. She resolved a dispute between beneficiaries over inheritance of a home. As chair she initiated a part-time structure after maternity leave. After seven years as chair, Johnson was named chair emeritus. She is on the board of Camp Boggy Creek.