Johanna Hyman

Senior Associate
P 612.268.7009 | F 612.268.7001
Spencer Fane attorney Johanna Hyman


Johanna Hyman advises, counsels and advocates for clients across various industries in support of their unique business objectives. Her work spans a range of industries, including financial institutions, manufacturing, real estate, technology, art, media, and entertainment.

Johanna prides herself in using creative, and, when necessary, aggressive strategies to address disputes through negotiation and mediation, and in the courtroom to achieve the best possible outcomes. She has experience representing clients before federal courts, bankruptcy courts, state courts, appellate courts, and the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board. She also takes on the role of outside general counsel for many of her clients by assembling and leading teams of professionals to address her clients’ legal needs.



  • Illinois Institute of Technology Chicago-Kent College of Law, 2012 (J.D.)
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2008 (B.A.)

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 2012
  • Minnesota, 2015

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois
  • Minnesota Supreme Court

  • Minnesota’s Springboard for the Arts, Volunteer Attorney
  • Advocates for Human Rights, Volunteer Attorney
  • Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Minneapolis, Volunteer Attorney

  • Best Lawyers in America, Ones to Watch, Commercial Litigation; Litigation – Banking and Finance, 2021-2023
  • Minnesota Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2023

  • Minnesota Women Lawyers, Firm Representative, 2021-2023
  • Twin Cities Cardozo Society