Derek Johnson grew up in a small community in the midwest. After multiple family trips to the Pacific Northwest, Derek decided that Washington was the place he eventually wanted to make his home. After attending University of North Dakota on a Presidential Scholarship, Derek applied to and was accepted at Gonzaga University School of Law in Spokane, Washington.
While attending law school, Derek developed an interest in tax law and estate planning. He spent two semesters in the tax law clinic as well as participated in creating wills and estate plans for veterans.
Derek was also involved in the Society for Law in Business for all three of his years in law school. He became president of the club during his last year. During his tenure in the Society of Law and Business, Derek was involved in organizing three different business law CLE's, spotlighting the Dodd-Frank Act, the Jobs Act, and Securities Regulations.
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Rising Star||American Institute of Legal Advocates||2018|
|Top 40 Under 40||American Academy of Attorneys||2018|
|Dean's List||Gonzaga School of Law||2014|
|Partner||Gravis Law, PLLC||2015 - Present|
|Law Clerk||Fisher Olson & Juntunen||2012 - 2013|
|Legal Intern||Gonzaga Legal Clinic||2012 - 2014|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Washington State Bar Association||Member||2015 - Present|
|Washington State Bar Association Elder Law Section||Member||2015 - Present|
|Tri-City Chamber of Commerce||Member||2014 - Present|
|Washington State Bar Association, Young Lawyers Committee||Committee Member||2016 - 2019|
|Gonzaga University School of Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2014|
|University of North Dakota||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2011|
|The Ninth Circuit Win: The Student's Perspective||Nine Circuit Tax Court Case Win||2017|
|TriConf||Practical and Simple Estate Planning For Your Family and Startup||2015|
|Estate Planning Event||Advanced Estate Planning||2015|
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