Stephanie Johnson

Johnson Stephanie

Stephanie Johnson represents clients in commercial real estate financing secured by multifamily properties. Stephanie's experience includes representing lenders and borrowers with construction financing, as well as acquisition and refinance loans. She also counsels clients in the disposition of defaulted loans.

Before joining Venable, Stephanie represented lenders, borrowers, and developers in all aspects of commercial real estate transactions, including buying, selling, financing, and development of commercial property. She has worked with medical, multifamily, self-storage, retail, warehouse, and condominium properties across the United States. She also represented one of the nation's largest aggregate materials companies in numerous acquisitions and sales of asphalt and ready-mix concrete plants, quarries, and related distribution outlets and buffer properties.

Before practicing law, Stephanie taught high school English in Tallahassee, Florida.

Related Practices



  • J.D. cum laude Samford University, Cumberland School of Law 2020
    • Associate editor, American Journal of Trial Advocacy
    • Scholar of Merit in Secured Transactions, Criminal Law, and Juvenile Justice Administration
  • M.A. English Education Florida State University 2014
  • B.A. English cum laude Samford University 2012

Bar Admissions

  • Admitted in Florida and Alabama only; practicing under the supervision of Venable partners admitted to the District of Columbia Bar