Britton Johnson PLLC

Women Owned Firm
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Britton Johnson PLLC is a law firm formed by women with over seventy years of combined legal experience. We respect each other and we value our clients. It’s our business to know our clients and provide our clients with quality legal advice that is appropriate to the client’s individual situation. Britton Johnson may be a small firm, but we are big on meeting our clients’ needs and we are right for the times. In a boutique environment, we can offer rate flexibility without sacrificing quality.

Our Practice Areas

We represent big and small businesses as well as individuals. We focus primarily on family, divorce and child custody law, employment law and securities arbitration. Our focus is our client.

  • Family, Divorce & Child Custody Law:  Our staff is experienced in handling contentious situations involving complicated child custody and other parenting disputes.
  • Labor & Employment Law: We help businesses and individuals navigate legal issues in the workplace professionally and cost-effectively.
  • Securities Arbitration Law:   Our attorneys have experience arbitrating a wide variety of claims, including: suitability, breach of fiduciary duty, negligent misrepresentation, fraud, breach of contract, and the Kentucky Securities Act.

Who We Are

Drawing upon its members’ backgrounds in commercial, general civil, and criminal defense litigation, our family law practice provides a unique and much needed experience in handling complex family law cases. We render advice on a variety of family law issues, including negotiating and drafting pre- and post-nuptial agreements, paternity, grandparents’ rights, dissolution of marriage, asset division, custody, and other parenting issues. We practice as a team at Britton Johnson, recognizing our respective strengths, and we staff our cases by placing the correct attorney and/or paralegal on the task at hand. You hire us, not just one of us.

Why Choose Us

We will take care of you. A divorce involves every aspect of your life, and we have been guiding clients for 70+ years of combined experience. We work together here, placing the appropriate attorney on the task at hand. A divorce is a confusing and tumultuous process – but we can guide you through it. Whether you have a simple or complex case, we treat all clients with compassion and respect as we advocate for your best interests and those of your family.

  • 70+ years of combined experience
  • Responsive and proactive
  • Compassionate and respectful
  • Focused on meeting clients’ needs

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About our Founders

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Anita M. Britton

Co-Founder & Member

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nita.britton@brittonjohnsonlaw.com

Office (859) 963-2241
Direct (859) 963-2242
Fax (859) 280-2246

Anita has also practiced in the area of securities arbitration for nearly 30 years. She has been honored to represent a number of brokerage firms and individuals in FINRA arbitrations.

Drawing upon its members’ backgrounds in commercial, general civil, and criminal defense litigation, our family law practice provides a unique and much needed experience in handling financially complex family law cases.  Anita is a graduate of the Leadership Kentucky program 2004 and is the recipient of a National Leadership Award from the National Association of Women Business Owners and the Citizen Lawyer Award from the Fayette County Bar Association.

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Amy C. Johnson

Co-Founder & Member

Email:
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my.johnson@brittonjohnsonlaw.com

Office (859) 963-2241
Direct (859) 963-2243
Fax (859) 280-2246

Ms. Johnson frequently assists employers in developing and reviewing employment policies and procedures. She provides employment law advisory services and conducts individualized training on topics such as harassment in the workplace. She also reviews severance packages and employment contracts.

Ms. Johnson is a member of the Fayette County, Kentucky and American Bar Associations. She is also FINRA arbitrator and a Past President of NAWBO. She has served as Co-Chair of the Employment Law Section of the Fayette County Bar Association and the Legislative Director of the local SHRM Chapter.

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Our Location

200 West Vine Street, Suite 800
Lexington, KY 40507

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Benefits Of Working With Us

70+ Years Combined Experience

Drawing upon its members’ backgrounds in commercial, general civil, and criminal defense litigation, our family law practice provides a unique and much needed experience in handling financially complex family law cases. Formed by women and founded on respect within the firm and for their clients, these attorneys work hard to ensure you have a voice throughout your case.

Professional Advice

We render advice on a variety of family law issues, including negotiating and drafting pre- and post-nuptial agreements, paternity, grandparents’ rights, dissolution of marriage, custody, guardianship and elder law.  We serve individual clients as well as big and small businesses, focusing on the specific needs of every client, no matter the circumstances.

Small but Big on Meeting Clients' Needs

Britton Johnson PLLC may be a small firm, but we are big on meeting our clients’ needs. In a boutique environment, we can offer rate flexibility without sacrificing quality.  When it comes to safeguarding your family, your business, and your assets, their attorneys have the legal knowledge and background needed to help you secure a favorable outcome.

Servicing Central KY

Emotions can run high if you’re involved in any type family law case, so it’s important to have an attorney on your side who has the experience to guide you through challenging times. Britton Johnson PLLC strives to protect the rights of clients living throughout Lexington and surrounding areas including Georgetown, Versailles, Nicholasville, and Winchester.

Awards & Affiliations

Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating
Best Lawyers' Lawyer of the Year 2020 in Family Law

Super Lawyers 2020
Best Employment Lawyers in Lexington! Best Employment Lawyers in Lexington

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We look forward to hearing from you! Call our office to to schedule an initial interview.