Glendora, CA WW/Press/February 18, 2022 – Christopher B. Johnson, Attorney with Christopher B. Johnson, Attorney at Law is recognized and distinguished in the Top Attorneys of North America 2022-2023 edition by The Who’s Who Directories.
Christopher B Johnson, Attorney at Law is located in Glendora, CA with with offices in Pasadena, Chino Hills and Indian Wells. The firm represents clients in estate planning and probate, including trusts and wills, and probate litigation. At CBJ Law Office, they offer experience, sincerity, value and a commitment to providing you the best possible solutions for your estate planning needs. Our professional and caring staff aim to not only get you the results you are looking for, but to also make your experience with us as spectacular as possible.
Christopher B. Johnson, founder of the firm is admitted to practice in all California state courts and the United States District Court, Central District. He has over 20 years’ experience in estate planning, probate, special needs trusts, life insurance trusts, charitable remainder trusts, elder law and probate litigation. He works with modest to ultra high net worth estates, in their generational wealth transfer planning, wealth planning needs, including business succession planning and asset protection.
Chris is counsel to the Skapik Law Group to offer their aggressive trial experience–between them they have obtained multi-million dollar settlements and courtroom verdicts for their clients in trust and will actions, elder abuse, class actions and personal injury.
His legal practice is dedicated to helping families plan their futures, protect their wealth and distribute assets. Chris will work with you to develop a comprehensive plan to address your legal needs, integrating your values and vision to help you achieve your goals.
Prior to establishing his own practice, he was a Senior Vice President and Senior Trust Officer with U.S. Trust, serving Southern California families with their wealth transfer planning and trust administration. Before U.S. Trust, he was a founding member of the Arroyo Law Group, Russakow | Ryan | Johnson, and his own estate planning and probate practice in Pasadena, as well as a civil litigation lawyer for the Law Office of Errol Berk in Ventura.
Chris is a 1994 graduate of Pepperdine University School of Law in Malibu, California. He was a Dean’s Scholar, and an extern at the legal department of Toyota Motor Sales, U.S.A., and for the Honorable Barry Russell, Judge of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court and Bankruptcy Appellate Panel. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Wheaton College in 1991. He is a member of the Trusts & Estates sections of the Los Angeles County and Pasadena Bar Associations, the City of Hope Music and Entertainment Industry Committee and the board of the Cancer Support Community – Pasadena.
He has appeared on NBC-TV news and radio programs to discuss estate planning and probate issues and is a frequent speaker to attorneys and community groups, and has just been named to MyLawCLE’s advisory board.
Chris Johnson has been recognized as a “Top Attorney” by Pasadena Magazine for several years and has received a “Superb” 10.0 rating from Avvo.
Chris is also the proud father of two sons and enjoys biking, tennis, traveling and architecture appreciation in his spare time. He is a Southern California native, having grown up in Arcadia and Palm Springs, and is the third generation of his family to work in estate planning.
The Top Attorneys of North America, a New York based publication, distinguishes and profiles leading attorneys who have reached a recognizable degree of success and leadership in their field. The directory is valued for promoting awareness of the accomplishments within the North American legal community.