Wilbur E. Johnson is an attorney and has served as Managing Partner of Young Clement Rivers, LLP, a law firm based in Charleston, South Carolina, since 2009. In his role as Managing Partner, Mr. Johnson oversees the operations of the law firm, which includes forty-three partners and associates and approximately eighty-five other professional and support staff. In addition, Mr. Johnson maintains an active law practice, primarily in the areas of employment and labor law and administrative and regulatory law.
Mr. Johnson is affiliated with various professional organizations. He is a past member of the South Carolina Bar House of Delegates and the South Carolina Bar Nominating Committee. He is also a permanent member of the Fourth Circuit Judicial Conference and holds memberships in the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel, the International Association of Defense Counsel and the American Bar Foundation. He is listed in the “Best Lawyers in America” publication. He has also served as an Adjunct Professor at the Charleston School of Law.
Mr. Johnson is actively involved in civic and charitable affairs in the community. Currently, he serves as a Board member of several organizations, including the Historic Charleston Foundation, the Charleston Metro Chamber of Commerce, Chair Emeritus of the New Morning Foundation and the International African American Museum Board of Trustees. Mr. Johnson is a former member of the Board of Directors of the Federal Reserve, Richmond Bank Board of Directors.