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Posted by Henry, a DUI client, Flag
Buck is a skilled attorney. Perhaps as important, he is the sort of human being who listens to everything the client (me) says and organizes a strong, legally persuasive defense around the facts and in the best interests of the client. I recommend Buck as a young man with the skills necessary to rise high in his profession and deliver practical justice for his clients.
Posted by Ed, a DUI client, Flag
George "Buck" Johnson is an outstanding attorney. His past experience with the District Attorney's office is apparent as he knows how the system "work". If you think about it, when a citizen is accused of a crime, there is an immediate asymmetric power balance. The State has essentially limitless resources to bring against you, where as most middle-class folks possess finite resources. Hence the need for an AGGRESSIVE attorney who will not merely go through motions, but rather passionately strategize and implement an effective defense.
My case was a DUI charge. I was innocent!
A friend had called me to pick her up after a night of too much drinking, and after having come to her rescue, she vomited all over my car and me. She even opened the car door to vomit causing me to swerve in an attempt to pull her back in, which resulted in me being pulled over. Imagine how the circumstantial evidence against me looked? I was totally innocent but I smelled like alcohol. I really can not blame the cop. I would not have believed me either. But Buck did.
The particular cop who pulled me over was professional but very "mean"in my opinion and this scared me. Being that she had vomited all over me and inside my car, and had kissed me, I chose not to take the breath test. This of course resulted in me losing my license. However, within a month after being charged, Buck had my license restored and conveyed his strategy for winning my case. It was very effective. It was eventually dismissed and is NOT on my driving record. We are now working to get it expunged from the record.
In summary I found Buck to be very competent with regards to the law, but also possessing an excellent "bedside manner" so to speak. At such a troubled and embarrassing time in a person's life, he managed to make me feel better about myself, and my fiance', whose choices got me into trouble in the first place. All this being true, he is not smiles and sunshine. He takes his work seriously and expects his clients to do the same. If you need a great criminal defense attorney, I could not recommend one higher than Buck Johnson.
Posted by a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I consulted with a number of attorneys regarding my rather complex case, And decided that Mr. Johnson was the attorney I wanted represent me. He was honest, likeable, displayed the type of integrity and trustworthiness you look for in a lawyer, and he really knows the law!
Mr. Johnson took a real interest in my case, and personally kept me informed on a regular basis. His hard work and dedication to my case paid off, because I couldn't have asked for a better outcome or attorney!
Posted by a Criminal Defense client, Flag
I've known Buck for a few years and he has helped me through legal advice and an expungement that I needed for a prior case. If I had known him when I first got this ticket he would've been my attorney for the whole thing and not just the expungement. Everything was well communicated and handled in a timely manner. I would refer him for anything in the future and always refer him to my friends or acquaintances when it comes to criminal legal matter. He's very professional yet still personable so you can feel comfortable enough to trust him when you have a legal issues that are stressful or confusing. He's very knowledgeable in his field but most importantly he's a genuine and honest person who will have your best interest in mind in times when it comes to your legal matters.
Posted by Jackson, a DUI client, Flag
My DWI case wasn't clear cut. From the beginning, I thought it would likely be an uphill battle. Mr. Johnson was very through in making sure no stone was left unturned. He was able to get my license back within a few days, never let the police car tape make it to trial and helped persuade the DA that they couldn't prove much with the tape from the jailhouse. Throughout all of the proceedings, Mr. Johnson called to keep me informed of the progress and followed up with a letter for my records. In the end, my DWI charge was reduced to Obstruction of Passageway. I don't know that another attorney would have gotten the same result. Hopefully I won't need an attorney's assistance in the future, but if I do, Mr. Johnson will be my first call and I would recommend him to my friends and family without hesitation.
Posted by Colleen, a DUI client, Flag
Buck was an excellent lawyer. I had two cases going on and he did his best to get me a great deal which he did. I couldn't be happier with his knowledge and how my cases turned out. I would definitely recommend. He was very good at keeping me updated and letting me know what was going on. I was terrified at times and he kept me calm and let me know everything would be okay...Which it was. I am really happy he was representing me.
Posted by a Fraud client, Flag
The day I met Buck and had him working on my case, he instantly made me feel more at ease with my situation. Not being familiar with the legal process, Buck was clear and concise when explaining every step; this added an elevated level of comfort during a very serious time in my life. Communication with him was key to having peace of mind, he was always direct and has a way of making you feel like your case is top priority. Whether it was a phone call or text message, he seemed to always make time to answer any and all questions I had very quickly. On top of that, the outcome of my case was better than I could've asked for or expected. Thanks to Buck, I was able to retain my freedom, job, and any opportunities that may come my way in the future. I HIGHLY recommend anyone who comes across an unfortunate situation to contact his office immediately. Thanks again, Buck!
Posted by Daniel, a DUI client, Flag
'Buck' came as a personal referral from a friend who practices in a different field of law. I am thankful to have been referred to him, as he not only got me to the outcome I wanted, he also made the whole process as painless as possible. After visiting with a handful of attorneys to evaluate my best choice to handle my case, Buck won my business as the clear choice amongst all that had been sought for legal advice regarding my case. Others had been very condescending, belittling and were to that point un-sympathetic to my situation, whereas Buck was hugely more comforting in explaining the best and worst outcomes, what to expect along the way and what his plans were for the case. The case took 2yrs to finalize and Buck was easy to contact and provided updates throughout the entire term. When it finally came down to trial, Buck shined as he tried the case with calm and collective polish that only a professional could. I could not have asked for a better attorney to handle my case and will gladly refer him again in the future to anyone in need of his services.
Posted by Debbie, a Criminal Defense client, Flag
Buck was incredible. My case was very complicated and I was extremely confused & frightened. Buck explained my case in terms I was able to understand. He assured me that he would take care of EVERYTHING, which he did. I was able to calm down , knowing he had my best interest in mind. Buck also answered every call & text PERSONALLY! I feel the outcome of my case was excellent due to my decision to hire Buck Johnson. I have & would still recommend him to anyone seeking legal representation!