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Joseph Kent Johnson

Joseph Kent Johnson

Practice areas:

Employment & Labor, Wrongful Termination, Business, Class Action, Personal Injury

Joseph Johnson

About Me

Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2009

  1. Employment & Labor: 40%
    6 years, 70 cases
  2. Wrongful Termination: 25%
    6 years, 35 cases
  3. Business: 20%
    8 years, 20 cases
  4. Class Action: 10%
    5 years, 15 cases
  5. Personal Injury: 5%
    6 years, 10 cases



Hourly ($240-300/hour), Contingent (33-45%), Retainer (Sometimes), Free Consultation (30 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Michael Charles Doland

    Mr. Johnson has given consistently practical and thoughtful and correct advice to Avvo askers and has customized his answers to the individual needs of Avvo askers. These combination of qualities are exactly those which any prospective client would want to have in an attorney.


    Michael Doland Business Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Karen JoAnne Sloat

    A few years ago, Joe was my opposing counsel on a case that could have become very ugly quickly. Joe was professional, knowledgeable and skilled at every turn, while also viewing the big picture practically and ethically. I have a lot of respect for his abilities and highly recommend his services to any potential client.


    Karen Sloat Contracts & Agreements Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Law Offices of Joseph K. Johnson

P.O. Box 3641
Dana Point, CA, 92629



Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
2007 Student of DistinctionUniversity of La Verne College of Law2007
Distinguished Service AwardDelta Theta Phi - Egly Senate2007

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior AssociateDonahoo & Associates2010 - 2012
AttorneyGriffith Johnson, LLP2009 - 2010
North American Health Care2008 - 2009

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Orange County Trial Lawyers Associationmember2009 - Present
Orange County Bar Association, Labor and Employment Law Sectionmember2009 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar Associationmember2009 - Present
Federalist Society (Orange County chapter)member2007 - Present
Beverly Hills Bar Associationmember2005 - 2008

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Cervantes v Kentucky Fried ChickenSettled at trial
Alvarado v BNSFConfidential Settlement and Defense Verdict against remaining defendant at trial
Macias v Olympic Air ConditioningSettled with two defendants at trial, Judgment awarded against remaining defendant for over $500,000.

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Publication NameTitleDate
Association of Transportation Law Professionals Association Highlights - Mar-Apr 2012Occupying Lunch: The Future of Meal and Rest Breaks for Motor Carriers and Other Wage and Hour Implications in the Wake of ATA v. Port of Los Angeles2012

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of La VerneN/AMBA2008
University of La Verne College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2007
California State Polytechnic University, PomonaFinance, Real Estate, LawBS - Bachelor of Science2004