Kimberly C. Priest Johnson '00

Visiting faculty

Magistrate Judge | United States District Court for Eastern District of Texas


The Honorable Kimberly C. Priest Johnson '00 was appointed United States Magistrate Judge for the Eastern District of Texas on September 1, 2016.   Prior to her appointment she was a trial lawyer for Priest Johnson, PLLC in Dallas. 

Areas of Expertise

  • Complex Commercial Litigation
  • Federal Criminal Defense Attorney


B.B.A., University of North Texas
M.S., University of North Texas
J.D., SMU Dedman School of Law


Pre-Trial Practice & Advocacy