Jim Llewellyn

Jim Llewellyn provides legal counsel for Johnson R&D, providing legal, regulatory, governmental and business consulting services.

Llewellyn’s experience spans the private and public sectors. Prior to joining the Johnson R&D and JTEC team, Llewellyn served as President of Upton J. Lapin, MCL, LLC and Senior Regulatory Counsel at BellSouth Corporation. He was also appointed by a former U.S. President to a to 4-year term as Commissioner for the United States Arctic Research Commission.

Llewellyn earned a Bachelor of Science at the United States Military Academy at West Point, as well as a Master of Business Administration at Georgia State University, before pursuing his Juris Doctorate in Law at the University of South Carolina. Llewellyn additionally served in the United States Army in Armor, Infantry and Military Intelligence in the U.S., Vietnam and Germany.