Kathleen M. Johnson

Kathleen Johnson is a Member of Sherman & Howard’s Estate and Tax Planning Group. She regularly assists clients with the development and implementation of tax-efficient strategies for the management and transfer of private wealth. Her assistance may include preparation of wills and establishment of structures utilizing trusts, partnerships, limited liability companies and insurance. Kathleen frequently works with accountants, investment managers and other advisors to provide coordinated advice to clients. Kathleen also advises fiduciaries and beneficiaries with respect to all aspects of probate, estate and trust administration, and counsels philanthropic donors on charitable giving through private foundations, donor-advised funds, and charitable split-interest trusts.

Areas of Emphasis


  • LL.M. in Taxation, New York University School of Law, 2006
  • Juris Doctor, cum laude, Brooklyn Law School, 2001
  • Bachelor of Arts, summa cum laude, Loyola College in Maryland, 1997

Professional Activities

  • Admitted New York, 2002
  • Admitted Colorado, 2008
  • Admitted Arizona, 2011
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Colorado Bar Association
  • Member, New York State Bar Association
  • Member, State Bar of Arizona
  • Director, RedLine

Contact Kathleen M. Johnson

Sherman & Howard L.L.C.
633 17th St
Ste 2200
Denver, Colorado  80202-3661
Phone: (303) 299-8316
Fax: (303) 298-0940


Service Area

Statewide service provider in:
  • Colorado

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