Bachelor of Science in Learning Foundations, Union University, cum laude
Master of Arts in Children’s Literature, Hollins University
Juris Doctorate, Belmont University College of Law
Supreme Court of Tennessee
U. S. District Court Western District of Tennessee, 2017
U. S. District Court Middle District of Tennessee, 2018
American Bar Association
Tennessee Bar Association
Jackson-Madison County Bar Association
Federal Bar Association
Tennessee Lawyers’ Association for Women, Anne Schneider Chapter, Board Representative, 2017 to present
Howell Edmunds Jackson American Inn of Court, Membership Committee member
Tennessee Bar Association Leadership Law Class of 2022
Heather Johnson focuses her practice on Estate Planning, Wills and Trusts, and Elder Law issues involving TennCare/Medicaid crisis planning when a loved one must be admitted into a skilled nursing facility or assisted living facility.
Mrs. Johnson worked as a public school teacher for 10 years before attending law school. She first taught in Shelby County Schools where she was named one of the top 25 elementary school teachers in the Shelby County School system. Mrs. Johnson also taught middle school in the Lexington City School System.
Mrs. Johnson is admitted to practice before the Supreme Court of Tennessee and all lower appellate and trial courts, as well as the United States District Courts for the Western District of Tennessee and the Middle District of Tennessee. Mrs. Johnson is a member of the American Bar Association, the Tennessee Bar Association, the Jackson-Madison County Bar Association, the Federal Bar Association, and the Tennessee Lawyers’ Association for Women, where she serves as the Anne Schneider board representative.