Caitlin M. Johnson focuses her practice on commercial real estate, finance, and corporate work for public and private entities.

Caitlin received her Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from the University of Illinois, where she served as the Executive Editor of the Law Review from 2020 to 2021. In addition to her work on the Law Review, she was President of Student Legal Relief from 2019 through 2020. She was also the recipient of a Rickert Award for Excellence in Legal Writing in 2021 and won three CALI Excellence Awards, awarded to the student with the highest grade in a law class.  While in law school, Caitlin gained experience in a variety of practice areas through several positions including working as a Judicial Extern in U.S. District Court, and most recently, as a law clerk for Hart, McLaughlin & Eldridge.

Before entering law school, Caitlin graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in English & Political Science from Notre Dame, where she was a member of Sigma Tau Delta, the English Honors Society.

  • Corporate
  • Real Estate
  • Finance
  • University of Illinois, J.D., Magna Cum Laude, 2021
  • Notre Dame University, B.A., 2014
  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Illinois State Bar Association
  • Raising the Red Flag: Examining the Constitutionality of Extreme Risk Laws, 2021 Univ. Ill. L. Rev. 1515 (2021).