Johnson Legal of Florida, P.L.

Get to Know Sherri L. Johnson


Attorney Sherri L. Johnson graduated from the University of Florida with a B.A. in 1994 and a J.D. with honors in 1997 and has practiced law in Sarasota, Florida for the last 23 years. She is a former president of the Florida Association for Women Lawyers and the Sarasota County Bar Association and is a Master Emeritus of the Judge John M. Scheb American Inn of Court. She is rated AV/Preeminent by the Martindale Hubbell Peer Review Rating service and 10.0/10 by

Ms. Johnson is admitted to practice before all Florida state courts, the U.S. District Court for the Middle District of Florida, the U.S. Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, and the United States Supreme Court. She is also a member of the National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys.

Her honors and awards include

  • "Florida Super Lawyer" - Florida Super Lawyers Magazine (2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022)
  • "Elite Top Attorney" - SRQ Magazine (2020, 2021)
  • "Legal Elite" - Florida Trend Magazine (2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013)
  • "Rising Star" - Florida Super Lawyers Magazine (2009, 2011, 2012, 2013)
  • "Client's Choice Award" - (2013, 2021)
  • "Woman Lawyer of the Year" - Manatee County Chapter, Florida Association for Women Lawyers (2009)
  • Lynn Futch Most Productive Young Lawyer Award" - Florida Bar Young Lawyers Division (2009)
  • "Outstanding Attorney Achievement Award" - Sarasota County Chapter, Florida Association for Women Lawyers (2005)
  • "Young Lawyer of the Year" - Gulf Coast Business Review