Burr & Forman

Ross M. Johnson

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  • J.D., Washington & Lee University School of Law (2013)
  • B.A., cum laude, Tulane University (2006)

District of Columbia



  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America: Commercial Litigation (2021, 2022)
  • Editor and Louise A. Halper Award Winner for Best Note
  • Washington & Lee Journal of Civil Rights and Social Justice, Senior Articles
  • Nashville Bar Foundation Leadership Forum (2022)

Counsel | Nashville, TN

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Commercial / Corporate Litigation

Ross is an attorney in the Nashville office serving the General Commercial Litigation practice group.

Ross joins Burr & Forman after two years as an Associate with Kay Griffin, PLLC. Prior to joining Kay Griffin, Ross practiced at a firm in Washington, D.C. where he focused on labor and employment, government ethics, and administrative law matters. Before law school, Ross was an Associate at The Glover Park Group, a public affairs firm in Washington, D.C. There he provided communications, government relations, and public policy advice to clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to national nonprofits and trade organizations.

A native of Nashville, Tennessee, Ross received his B.A. from Tulane University in 2006 and J.D. from Washington & Lee University Law School in 2013. While at Washington & Lee, Ross was the Senior Articles Editor for the Journal of Civil Rights and Social Justice and recipient of the Louis A. Halper Award for the Best Student Note.