Roger W. Johnson

Roger W. Johnson

Experienced criminal defense; family law in mid-Missouri.
  • Criminal Law, Divorce, Family Law
  • Missouri
Claimed Lawyer Profile

Roger has been practicing law since 2005. He focuses primarily in the areas of civil litigation, family law, and criminal defense.

Roger has tried over a dozen jury trials and numerous bench trials and other hearings, handling cases from traffic offenses to murder. He has handled over 100 cases on appeal and argued before the Missouri Courts of Appeal and the Missouri Supreme Court.

Roger was a prosecutor in Boone County for over twelve years, ultimately serving as first assistant where he was responsible for managing operations including personnel matters.

Roger also has experience advising public school clients in matters of regulatory compliance and employment law.

University of Missouri - Columbia
Honors: Summa cum laude
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Washington University School of Law
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David J. Dixon Appellate Advocacy Award
Missouri State Bar
Professional Associations
The Missouri Bar  # 57628
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
The Missouri Bar
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Practice Areas
    Criminal Law
    Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
    Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
    Family Law
    Adoption, Child Custody, Child Support, Father's Rights, Guardianship & Conservatorship, Paternity, Prenups & Marital Agreements, Restraining Orders, Same Sex Family Law
Websites & Blogs
Roger W. Johnson, Attorney at Law
The Van Matre Law Firm
Contact & Map
Van Matre Law Firm
1103 E Broadway
Columbia, MO 65201
Telephone: (573) 874-7777