Andrew M. Johnston Esq.

Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP
Johnston, Andrew M.

Andrew M. Johnston is a Member of Morris, Nichols, Arsht & Tunnell LLP's Delaware Corporate Law Counseling Group.  Mr. Johnston's practice includes advising corporations and their counsel on a wide variety of Delaware corporate law issues including those relating to the fiduciary duties of directors, officers and stockholders, financings, conflict of interest transactions, corporate governance, indemnification and director liability.

Mr. Johnston has worked closely with boards of directors, special committees of directors, and managements of public and private corporations in conflict transactions, proxy contests, sale of control and business combination transactions and hostile takeovers.

Mr. Johnston is a member of the Drafting Subcommittee of the Corporate Practice Committee of the Business Law Section of the American Bar Association, which is responsible for preparing model corporate documents for both Delaware and the Model Act.

He received his A.B. from Kenyon College and his J.D. from Northwestern University.


Co-author of BBNA Corporate Practice Portfolio Series No. 79, Special Committees of Independent Directors and BBNA Corporate Practice Portfolio Series No. 99, Preferred Stock.