Christopher L. Johnson
Christopher L. Johnson serves as Managing Partner directing all aspects of The Hatchett Firm (THF), which specializes in Personal Injury, Insurance Litigation, Contract Negotiations, Crisis Management, and Real Estate. In this capacity, he drives operational excellence that contributes to the firm’s growth, competitiveness, and performance regionally and nationally.
Johnson brings a wealth of knowledge to THF, having worked for Senator John McCain in Washington D.C. and Obama for America across the country. He also has extensive experience in diverse areas of law, policy, and business, which includes but is not limited to insurance, corporate operation matters (including mergers and acquisitions), healthcare, intellectual property, and regulatory compliance. He also has formidable experience in complex tort litigation, with an impeccable trial practice record. Prior to joining THF, Johnson practiced at law firms where he focused on insurance defense, securities, medical malpractice, workers compensation, franchise, employment, and international licensing.
Glenda A. Hatchett, Esq.
A graduate of Mt. Holyoke College and Emory University School of Law, where she was an Earl Warren Scholar, Hatchett completed a prestigious federal clerkship in the United States District Court, Northern District of Georgia. She then spent nearly 10 years at Delta Air Lines, where she was the airline’s highest-ranking woman of color worldwide. As Senior Attorney, she represented Delta Air Lines in labor/personnel and antitrust litigation and commercial acquisitions. As Public Relations Manager, she supervised global crisis management and handled media relations for 50 U.S. cities as well as all of Europe and Asia.
Hatchett has served on the Boards of three Fortune 500 companies – HCA, The Gap Inc. and ServiceMaster Company.
Hatchett left Delta Air Lines to accept an appointment as Chief Presiding Judge of the Fulton County (Atlanta, Georgia) Juvenile Court—becoming the first African-American Chief Presiding Judge of a state court in Georgia and head of one of the largest juvenile court systems in the country. She is a member of the Georgia Bar and the Bar of the District of Columbia.
Hatchett presides over the two-time Emmy nominated nationally syndicated show, Judge Hatchett, now in its 16th season.
Hatchett presides over the two-time Emmy nominated nationally syndicated courtroom series, Judge Hatchett, now in its 16th season. Most recently, Hatchett has returned to TV in her new television court series, The Verdict with Judge Hatchett.
Hatchett recently announced the formation of the Hatchett Firm – specializing in risk and crisis management, as well as innovative and effective closing and settlement strategies. The firm engages in a national network of Attorneys to handle complex civil litigation specializing in catastrophic injuries and mass tort litigation.
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