Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP (Cranfill Sumner) today announced that Barrett Johnson has joined its Raleigh office as an associate attorney.

As part of the Cranfill Sumner Medical Malpractice Practice Group, Johnson’s practice focuses on the representation of health care providers.

Before joining Cranfill Sumner, Barrett spent two years in Washington, DC in the commercial litigation group of a large, international law firm.  He has represented entities in a wide range of state and federal litigation at the trial and appellate levels.

Barrett received his B.A., summa cum laude, from N.C. State University, where he was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa, and his J.D., cum laude, fromDuke University School of Law, where he served as Executive Editor of the Duke Journal of Constitutional Law and Public Policy.