Natalya G. Johnson is an associate in the Firm’s Labor & Employment Group.  Her practice focuses on the representation and counsel of management in employment-related matters. Natalya regularly litigates in state and federal courts as well as in alternative dispute resolution forums.  Her clients range from not-for-profit organizations to Fortune 500 companies. 

In addition to her litigation practice, Natalya regularly counsels clients on various types of employment matters, including restrictive covenants, discrimination, and retaliation cases. She is a frequent speaker at various continuing legal education seminars. 

Natalya is a member of the Garden State Bar Association Board of Directors for the 2019-2020 bar year and Chair of the GSBA’s Continuing Legal Education Committee. In 2018, she received the Young Lawyer of the Year Award from the Garden State Bar Association for her outstanding achievements in the legal profession and in the community. Natalya served on the Executive Board of Directors of the Cornell Law School Alumni Association. She is also a member of a committee for lawyers supporting Volunteer Lawyers for Justice.  

Natalya has been included in the Super Lawyers “Rising Star” list published by Thomson Reuters every year since 2016. 

Natalya earned her J.D. degree from Cornell Law School and her B.A. degree, magna cum laude, from Cornell University.  While studying at Cornell Law School, she was the General Editor of the Cornell Journal of Law and Public Policy and member of the Cornell Law School Moot Court Board. 

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