About Us

‘The measure of a man is the depth of his convictions, the breadth of his interests and the height of his ideals.”

Founder, Richard Johnson

Richard Johnson has an extensively broad legal and business background that allows him to provide clients with a comprehensive perspective on various aspects of their legal matters.

Richard served 10 years as a Naval Aviator prior to pursuing his legal education. He’s a native of New York City that calls Maryland home after attending St. Mary’s College of Maryland and University of Maryland Law School where he graduated with high honors.

He’s served as Attorney Advisor to Administrators of Federal Health Care Agencies.  His corporate and business experience was garnered as a young associate that started his practice in one of the nation’s largest law firms and focused on advising health care corporations, mergers, acquisitions and learned the art of the deal.

An entrepreneur at heart, Richard used his regulatory and corporate experience to build Johnson & Associates with the main focus on helping individuals and small businesses create, preserve and transfer wealth to future generations. Rich is a big believer in legacy planning and building. He focuses almost 100% of his time to help his clients acquire, preserve and grow their wealth through his knowledge of estate planning, business law, real estate law and how they apply to every-day lives and business practices.

Rich is a Member to the WealthCounsel with is a national network of attorneys that are authorities in the area of Wealth Law. He’s acquired professional business licenses in the areas of mortgage finance, insurance, title and real estate and is the owner of several professional services companies in these fields.

Rich, his team and network of business professionals serve the Baltimore-Washington area residents and business owners every day. They seek to make change to better the lives of the community one client at a time.

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“If you fail to plan, you’ve already planned to fail.” – Rich Johnson





Committed To Helping Our Clients Succeed

History & Expertise

Colleges & Law School:

J.D., 1995 – 1999, University of Maryland School of Law  (Law, Health Care Law, Corporate Law * Honors – Health Law Certificate, Juvenile Law Clinic, Health Law Clinic, Health and Corporate Law)

B.A., 1991-1995, St. Mary’s College of Maryland (Econ and Poli Sci – Magna Cum Laude; Honor Society, Omicron Delta Epsilon, Econ Faculty Award, Poli Sci Faculty Award, St. Mary’s Scholar Award, Learned how to dream! Best college in the world!)

A.S., 1989-1991, Southern New Hampshire University (Liberal Arts and Sciences / Liberal Studies – Magna Cum Laude – Honor Society)


Health Care Law Certificate (Inaugural Class – Univ. of MD School of Law)

Bar Admissions:

The State Bar of Maryland – 1999
United States Federal District Court – 2001