Phil Johnson, partner at JGSM, attended the 2011 School Law Seminar presented by National School Boards Association's Council of School Attorneys from April 7 – 9, 2011 in San Francisco, California. Presentations were made by national school law experts on timely school law issues such as labor relations, employee grievances, bullying and harassment claims against school districts, and hiring and supervising athletic coaches.
Phil also attended the Spring Conference of the Washington Council of School Attorneys at Puget Sound ESD in Renton, Washington on April 15, 2011. Presentations included staff-student boundaries, legislative updates, and student privacy.
Phil has a practice emphasis in school law, employment law, real property issues, and business law.