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George Samuel Johnson

George Samuel Johnson

also known as George S. Johnson, Attorney at Law, The Law Office of George S. Johnson, LLC

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About Me

George S. Johnson has more than fifteen years experience in civil litigation, including five years doing insurance defense work. The combination of these two disciplines prepared him well and since 2008 he has headed his own law practice. He has handled more than 1000 cases in all phases of personal injury, and he also specializes in representing victims of nursing home and extended care abuse cases.

A former U.S. Army Reservist, George graduated Magna Cum Laude from Georgia State University. He received his law degree and master’s degree from Indiana University’s Maurer School of Law with a dual major in Law and Telecommunications, graduating Cum Laude.

He is a member of the Bar of Georgia (since 2000) and Pennsylvania (since 2013) and is licensed to practice law in both states. He is also a member of various Federal courts in those jurisdictions.

Mission Statement
The Law Office of George S. Johnson is dedicated to prosecuting cases of abuse, negligence, injury and death. Whether the injury is caused by negligence of another, nursing home abuse, medical negligence, vehicular or criminal events, we strive to provide the victims and their families with humane treatment, fair compensation, justice and dignity.

Association memberships:
• United States Army Reserves
• Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
• State Bar of Georgia; Pennsylvania State Bar
• American Bar Association
• Georgia State University Alumni Association
• Indiana University Alumni Association
• Atlanta Bar Association
• DeKalb Bar Association

• Georgia State University – 1994, B.B.A. – Finance, Magna Cum Laude
• Indiana University Bloomington – Maurer School of Law – 2000, J.D. – Cum Laude
• Indiana University Bloomington Master of Science in Telecommunications – 2000.



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Practice Areas


  1. Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect: 26%
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
  3. General Practice: 20%
  4. Wrongful Death: 15%
  5. Medical Malpractice: 14%



Contingent (33-45%), Free Consultation (120 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

6 total 

  • Saam Seyed Ghiaasiaan

    I endorse this lawyer. An incredible reputation with peers and clients alike


    Saam Ghiaasiaan Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Justin Lee Oliverio

    George is my office building neighbor. He is kind, friendly and has always been willing to share his expertise in the law with me. If you have an injury claim against a doctor or nursing home or another person or company, I suggest giving George a call or an email to discuss your legal rights.


    Justin Oliverio Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Law Office of George S. Johnson, LLC

150 E Ponce de Leon Ave
Decatur, GA, 30030


GAActive Member in Good Standing 200009/08/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Magna Cum LaudeGeorgia State UniversityN/A
Cum LaudeIndiana University’s Maurer School of LawN/A
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyThe Law Office of George S. Johnson, LLC2008 - Present
AttorneyInsley Race, LLC2004 - 2008
AttorneyKrohn & Moss, LLC2002 - 2004
AttorneyPaul Hastings2000 - 2002
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Pennsylvania Bar Associationmember2013 - Present
American Bar Associationmember2013 - Present
Atlanta Bar Associationmember2008 - Present
Georgia Trial Lawyers Associationmember2008 - Present
Federal Communications Law JournalMember2007 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaMemberN/A
DeKalb County Bar, Litigation sectionmemberN/A
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Widow vs. Major HMO healthcare provider$600,000
Family of deceased Mother vs. Major Nursing Home$270,000
Family of mentlly challenged and disabled man vs. Major Assisted Living Corporation$300,000
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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Indiana University School of Law, BloomingtonLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
Indiana UniversityTelecommunicationsMA - Masters2000
Georgia State UniversityN/AB.B.A1994
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
State Bar of GeorgiaOral argument best practices2007
General Litigation SeminarGeneral Litigation Practices2007