Danné L. Johnson
Constance Baker Motley Professor of Law
Securities Litigation and Enforcement
American Legal History
B.A., University of Pennsylvania
J.D., George Washington University
Professor Johnson’s research and scholarship focus on securities regulation, nonprofit organization, civil procedure, and race, class, and gender influences. She has published articles ono these topics, and she is a sought-after speaker in the areas of nonprofit, race, and feminism. Professor Johnson has taught in London and China and leads the Civil Procedures Skill Integration Project for OCU.
From 1994 to 2000, Johnson worked for the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission in the Division of Enforcement in New York City, serving as a staff attorney, senior counsel, and finally as a branch chief. In the latter role, she trained, supervised, and guided attorneys who were investigating violations of federal securities laws.