Brian Johnson’s trial practice involves a mixture of pharmaceutical product liability cases, commercial disputes, serious medical malpractice cases involving wrongful death and catastrophic injury claims, as well as nursing home litigation.
He has served on the national trial team for one of the world’s largest pharmaceutical companies in mass tort litigation. Mr. Johnson has extensive trial experience throughout Texas and has been involved in litigation in New York, California, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Michigan. He has successfully defended wrongful death claims, brain-damaged baby cases, as well as challenging nursing home cases against some of the top trial lawyers in Texas.
ADMITTED TO PRACTICE
U.S. District Court, Eastern, Western, Northern and Southern Districts of Texas
U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
University of Texas, B.A. in Economics, 1978, cum laude
University of Houston Bates College of Law, J.D., 1981
Selected as a "2010 Best Lawyer in America" by The Best Lawyers
Honored as a “Texas Super Lawyer” by Texas Monthly, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010. 2011, 2012
Honored by The Best Lawyers in America, 2009 Edition
Fellow, American Board of Trial Advocates, elected 2000
Texas Board of Legal Specialization, Personal Injury Trial Law, 1987- Present
IADC Trial Academy Faculty at Stanford Law School, 2006
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