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Eric Brian Johnson

Law Offices of Eric Brian Johnson
Contact: 206.274.5155
Experience:
Law School: William Mitchell College of Law
Jurisdictions: California
Minnesota
Washington

OVERVIEW

About Eric Brian Johnson
Eric Johnson is a trial lawyer and principal of the Law Offices of Eric Brian Johnson providing legal services in the states of Washington, California, and Minnesota. He is rated 'superb' and 'excellent' in attorney performance and standards by the Avvo.com and the Martindale-Hubbell legal service directories. Mr. Johnson has tried over fifty criminal and civil cases to verdict.

In recent cases, Mr. Johnson has prevailed in jury trials of 15, 21 and 8 days in duration. In another 8 cases, he has gained full or partial dismissals for his clients via motions for summary judgment (e.g., 1) www.jdsupra.com/post/documentViewer.aspx?fid=0d43a005-f749-4b57-bc85-d607f78e687c 2) www.jdsupra.com/legalnews/order-granting-motions-for-summary-judgm-45771/) and has successfully defended cases on appeal including Jaeger v. Cleaver Construction, Inc., 148 Wn.App. 698, 201 P.3d 1028 (2009).

Specialties: Contract and commercial disputes; business and professional liability; products liability; recreational equipment/activity and extreme sport accidents (e.g., personal watercraft; bicycle racing); construction defect claims; construction site accidents; general tort law emphasizing personal injury; employment disputes; workers' compensation; government entity law; hospitality law; property damage caused by fire, flooding, earth movement; insurance claims including subrogation/equitable contribution actions; criminal defense; appellate law.
Practice Areas
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Business Law
  • Communications & Internet Law
  • Construction Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Employment Law
  • Insurance Claims
  • Insurance Defense
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Military Law
  • Municipal Law
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
Minnesota
Washington
Professional Experience
Principal/Owner, Law Offices of Eric Brian Johnnson
-Current
Counsel, Lane Powell PC
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Counsel, Berger Kahn PC
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Judge Advocate (JAG), United States Air Force
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Judicial Law Clerk, Hennepin County District Court, Minneapolis, MN
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Law Clerk, Briggs and Morgan
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Education
Saint Olaf College
William Mitchell College of LawJ.D. (1985)
University of Minnesota - Twin CitiesGraduate School of Journalism and Mass Communication
University of Minnesota - Twin CitiesB.A.Political Science/Social Psychology
Awards
Pro Bono Publico Service Commendation, Washington State Bar Association
Pro Bono Publico Service Commendation, Washington State Bar Association
Professional Associations
Member, Washington Defense Trial Lawyers Association
-Current
Member, Washington State Bar
-Current
Member, California State Bar Association
-Current
Member, Minnesota State Bar Association
-Current

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Law Offices of Eric Brian Johnson
1420 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2200
Seattle, WA 98101
USA
Telephone: 206.274.5155
Telephone: 206.856.9560
Fax: 206.686.4040
Law Offices of Eric Brian Johnson
1420 Fifth Ave, Suite 2200
Seattle, WA 98101
USA
Telephone: 206.274.5155
Fax: 206.686.4040