John Thomas "J.T." Johnson
John Thomas (“J.T.”) Johnson is a partner in the firm’s Real Estate Practice Group. Mr. Johnson's practice focuses on all areas of real estate law, including the closing of residential and commercial transactions, representation of lenders in secured transactions, representation of title insurance companies, assisting landowners in property development, and drafting and negotiation of contracts and leases. He is a member of the American Bar Association and the Glynn County Bar Association, the Real Property Law Section of the State Bar of Georgia, the Georgia Real Estate Closing Attorneys Association and the American Land Title Association.
A native of St. Simons Island and a graduate of Glynn Academy, Mr. Johnson attended the University of Georgia, where he earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Finance. He remained in Athens for law school, earning his Juris Doctorate from the University of Georgia School of Law.
Mr. Johnson is the Vice-Chairman of the Golden Isles Fellowship of Christian Athletes, a member of the Davis Love Foundation Club, and the Vice-Chairman of the Glynn County Smile for a Lifetime Foundation. He previously served on the board of the Care Net Pregnancy Center of Coastal Georgia and the St. Simons Island Club Property Owners’ Association, and the advisory counsel for the University of Georgia chapter of the Kappa Alpha Order. He is a member of the St. Simons Community Church and leads a weekly Bible study for local high school students.
Mr. Johnson is a 2007 graduate of Leadership Glynn and has been recognized as a Georgia Super Lawyers “Rising Star.” He is a member of the Gridiron Secret Society, the Escorts’ Club, the Order of the Greek Horsemen, and the Judicial Invitational Golf Classic.