Mary Jo Johnson was a partner at WilmerHale in its litigation and securities enforcement practices in Boston for over 20 years before moving to the Los Angeles area. During her career at WilmerHale she conducted numerous internal investigations and defended corporations and financial institutions and their officers and directors in lawsuits and high stakes investigations by regulatory agencies. As such, she was a trusted advisor to directors and companies in diverse industries including technology, healthcare, life sciences, financial services, banking, mortgage servicing and insurance to name a few. Ms. Johnson chaired the Governance Committee and was on the Executive Committee of the Massachusetts Adoption Resource Exchange for many years, and she was a past President of the Board of the Women's Bar Foundation of Massachusetts. Ms. Johnson received her law degree from Boston College Law School and her undergraduate degree from Rosemont College. She is currently an adjunct professor of law at Pepperdine University - Caruso School of Law teaching corporate and government investigations.