Natalya Johnson Appointed Member of the Board of Directors of the Garden State Bar Association

Date   Oct 19, 2016

FordHarrison LLP, one of the country’s largest management-side labor and employment law firms, is pleased to announce that Natalya G. Johnson, Senior Associate in FordHarrison’s Berkeley Heights, New Jersey office, was sworn in as a member of the Board of Directors of the Garden State Bar Association (GSBA). Natalya is currently serving the second year of her three-year board term. The Honorable Joseph A. Greenaway, Jr., United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, administered the oath of office and the installation took place at the Madison Hotel in Morristown, New Jersey on October 4, 2016.

“I am honored to serve on the board of such a great organization. GSBA provides opportunities for attorneys in our state that they may not otherwise have and I am proud of the work they do,” said Natalya.

Natalya focuses her law practice on the representation and counsel of management in employment law issues. She actively litigates in federal and state courts and in alternate dispute resolution forums. She has handled matters on behalf of financial institutions, not-for-profit organizations and Fortune 500 companies. Additionally, Natalya defends employers in matters including restrictive covenants, discrimination, and retaliation cases.

About the Garden State Bar Association
The Garden State Bar Association (GSBA), an affiliate of the National Bar Association, is New Jersey's oldest and largest professional organization for African-American judges, lawyers and law students. The GSBA continues to function primarily for the purpose of enhancing, improving and mainstreaming the status of the African American attorney as well as all minority attorneys in the State of New Jersey. The GSBA also serves the communities in which its attorneys live and work.  The GSBA has a vested interest in seeing that justice is done for the underserved and underrepresented.