Midwest Employment Resources
Jeff Johnson is president and founder of Midwest Employment Resources, a firm providing employment law training, investigation and mediation services to businesses throughout the country. He is an employment and labor attorney who has practiced in-house at Cargill, Inc., and at firms in Chicago and Minneapolis.
Johnson was elected Hennepin County (Minnesota) Commissioner in November 2008.
Johnson served three terms in the Minnesota House of Representatives, where he served as assistant majority leader and chairman of the Civil Law Committee.
Expert in Employment Law
He is a nationally recognized employment law and human resource trainer, giving dozens of presentations throughout the country every year. Johnson has enlightened thousands of attorneys, businesspeople and human resources professionals across the country in a wide variety of topics. His entertaining and innovative training style consistently gains him the highest marks with his audiences. He is an annual presenter at the Upper Midwest Employment Law Institute, the nation’s largest employment law conference, where he is consistently one of its highest rated speakers.
Johnson is an honors graduate of Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota, and Georgetown Law School in Washington, D.C.