Johnny M. Loper
Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, LLP
Johnny Loper is the Managing Member of Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice LLP’s office in Raleigh, N.C. In addition to serving on many of Womble’s committees, he also serves on several local boards and committees, including the North Carolina Chamber Board of Directors, the Raleigh Chamber Board of Advisors, and the Cardinal Club Board of Directors.
Mr. Loper is a trial attorney who has litigated complex business cases and regularly appears in the United States District Courts for the Eastern and Middle Districts of N.C. and in many N.C. state trial courts. He is a recognized authority on professional licensing and administrative law, and has lectured at legal education programs and programs for licensing board attorneys and administrators. He represents one state professional licensing board as special counsel and has represented clients before a dozen or more North Carolina professional licensing boards. Mr. Loper is listed in The Best Lawyers in America, Super Lawyers (Law & Politics), and Business North Carolina Magazine’s Legal Elite.
Mr. Loper holds a B.S. in marketing and an M.B.A. from Mississippi State University and a J.D. from the University of Mississippi School of Law.