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Margaret "Meg" Johnson is an insurance defense attorney with substantial experience in personal injury and premises liability defense through commercial general liability carriers.


Ms. Johnson is also well versed in the purchase and sale of elite competition horses, application of Texas Equine Activities Liability Act, quarantine issues, contract negotiations and protection of trademarks.


Languages spoken: French

Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 80%
  2. Insurance: 10%
  3. Defective Products: 5%
  4. Intellectual Property: 5%



Hourly ($160-225/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

Fee, Smith, Sharp & Vitullo, LLP

Three Galleria Tower
13155 Noel Road, Suite 1000
Dallas, TX, 75240


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We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Rising StarTexas Super Lawyers2013
AV Peer Review RatingMartindale-Hubbell2013
Elected memberAmerican College of Equine Attorneys2012
Rising StarTexas Super Lawyers2012
Rising StarTexas Super Lawyers2011
Certificate of MeritRIAA2003
Scholar AthleteAuburn University Equestrian Team2000
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Associate General CounselUS Lloyds Insurance Company2013 - Present
Adjunct ProfessorDallas Baptist University2007 - Present
Senior Associate Litigation AttorneyTouchstone, Bernays, Johnston, Beall, Smith & Stollenwerck, LLP2006 - 2013
AssociateMiltenberger & Dettmer, PLLC2005 - 2006
AssociateLaw Office of John Wall2004 - 2005
AssociateLaw Office of Richard McMullen2003 - 2004
Association namePosition nameDuration
American College of Equine AttorneysAssociate Member2012 - Present
United States Supreme CourtMember of the bar2009 - Present
Dallas Bar AssociationMember2006 - Present
Dallas Association of Young LawyersMember2006 - Present
State Bar of TexasMember2003 - Present
Tarrant County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Tarrant County Young Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
ConfidentialResolved pre-trial
Manner v. ActionResolved pre-trial
Ross v. Confidential DefendantVerdict less than Plaintiff's pre-trial demand and less than Defendant's pre-trial offer
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Publication nameTitleDate
NTEA Cross Country News“Equine Liability Common Misconceptions and the Reality Behind Them”2011
NTEA Cross Country News“The Truth Behind the Texas Equine Activity Liability Act”2011
Dallas Baptist UniversityMaster Class in Copyright and Intellectual Property Law2011
Dallas Baptist UniversityMaster Class in Music Publishing & Licensing2010
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Texas A&M University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2003
Auburn University, AuburnPsychologyBA - Bachelor of Arts2000
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Emmett J. Vaughn Agribusiness ConferenceMitigating Direct Liability in Commercial Auto Litigation2013
Emmett J. Vaughn Agribusiness ConferenceFarm/Ranch Premises Liability2013
Adjuster CEFarm/Ranch Premises Liability2012
Dallas Baptist UniversityMusic Publishing and Licensing2009
Dallas Baptist UniversityCopyright and Intellectual Property Law2008
Signature Marketing EventInvestigative Searches2007