Adam H. Johnson is an Associate Attorney at Nahon, Saharovich & Trotz, where he practices civil litigation in the area of personal injury. Examples of cases Mr. Johnson has handled include car accidents, trucking accidents, motorcycle accidents, workers’ compensation, premises liability, and Jones Act matters (a federal law that protects workers injured at sea). More specifically, he litigates cases on behalf of clients in disputes with insurance companies. In each case, he helps clients understand and navigate through the litigation process, which includes answering written discovery, taking depositions of the parties, witnesses, and experts, and preparing the case for trial if a resolution has not been reached. Over the years, Mr. Johnson has successfully tried cases in various counties across West Tennessee.
Raised in Chicago, Mr. Johnson moved to Memphis in 1992 and has adopted it as his second home. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from UCLA in 2003, summa cum laude, and his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Memphis, Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law in 2008. While in law school, he served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Bernice B. Donald, then of the United States District Court for the Western District of Tennessee, and as a member of both the University of Memphis Law Review and the University of Memphis Moot Court Board. Mr. Johnson and his partner won the University of Memphis Advanced Moot Court Competition in 2006, and he also received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award for Civil Rights in 2007.