Sherman & Howard Appoints Kathleen Johnson as Practice Group Leader

DENVER, Colo. (February 1, 2021) — Sherman & Howard appointed Kathleen “Kate” Johnson as the new practice group leader for the Trusts & Estates, Tax, and Employee Benefits Groups.

Previously under the leadership of Bridget Sullivan, the Trusts & Estates, Tax, and Employee Benefits Groups have maintained their long-standing reputations of providing clients with creative and strategic solutions.

“It has been my honor and privilege to serve as a practice group leader for nine years,” said Bridget Sullivan. “I am looking forward to Kate Johnson’s fresh perspective on leadership as she continues to grow our terrific team of lawyers and staff, build upon our stellar reputation in the community, and provide top-quality service to our clients. I know Kate will do a terrific job!”

Kate will assume the position of practice group leader, effective immediately.

“Bridget has made invaluable contributions to the Trusts & Estates, Tax, and Employee Benefits Groups. The high-quality service we provide to our clients is a testament to her team leadership and true dedication to our clients. I look forward to continuing her legacy in 2021 by serving as the group’s motivator, team builder, and collaborator,” said Kate Johnson.


Sherman & Howard L.L.C. is an Am Law 200 law firm with nine offices located in Colorado, Arizona, Nevada, Missouri, and New Mexico. Our attorneys provide high-quality legal and business solutions to a broad range of clients, including private, public, and government entities throughout the nation and abroad. We represent clients in the aerospace and government contracting, infrastructure and construction, financial services, natural resources, telecommunications, technology, manufacturing, consumer products and retail, and nonprofit industries. With more than two dozen attorneys focused exclusively on estate and tax planning, and family and matrimonial law, Sherman & Howard’s private client practice is one of the nation’s most respected.