Jeffrey P. Johnson

Jeffrey P. Johnson

Shareholder
Burlington VT, Washington DC

Jeff Johnson concentrates his practice in the areas of legislative and regulatory representation of insurance companies (both traditional and captive), banks, securities firms and individuals working in the financial services industry. Jeff’s practice also addresses a wide variety of corporate law issues for financial service companies, including corporate formations, ongoing annual representation, participation in shareholders’ and directors’ meetings, and dissolutions. He has been involved on behalf of insurers in insurance solvency proceedings. In addition, his practice includes representation of clients in administrative law proceedings with the Vermont Department of Financial Regulation.

Admitted to Practice

  • Vermont Bar
  • District of Columbia Bar

Education

  • Vermont Law School, J.D. Cum laude, 1982
  • SUNY at Cortland, B.A. 1975

Notables

  • General Counsel and Secretary for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont from 2002-05
  • Interim General Counsel for National Life Insurance Company and supervised the legal aspects of its conversion to a mutual insurance holding company in 1998
  • Commissioner of Banking, Insurance and Securities, State of Vermont, 1990-92
  • Deputy Commissioner of Insurance, State of Vermont, 1988-89
  • General Counsel, Department of Banking, Insurance and Securities, State of Vermont, 1986
  • Assistant Attorney General, State of Vermont, 1983-85