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Dean Edward Johnson

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense

About Me

I am a nationally and internationally recognized authority on California
criminal law. I have more than 30 years of legal experience. When I’m
not in the courtroom you’ll see me on TV commenting on the biggest cases
in America.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1981

  1. Criminal Defense: 100%
    35 years

Payment

Payment Types:

Cash, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Jeffrey Brett Hayden

    Dean Johnson has a keen intellect and an often unique vision -- insights unmatched by other lawyers -- that often saves the day for his clients. I heartily endorse this lawyer.

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    Jeffrey Hayden Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

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    I endorse this lawyer. Dean Johnson is a brilliant and especially tough lawyer. He is a formidable adversary. If anyone has a criminal problem, Dean is the first person I recommend they see. Outstanding.

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    Julian Hubbard Litigation Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

600 Allerton St #202
Redwood City, CA, 94063

600 Allerton Street #202
Redwood City, CA, 94063-1570

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive198405/20/2015
WAInactive198107/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2015
Top AttorneySan Francisco Magazine2015
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2015
Top AttorneySan Francisco Magazine2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2014
BV RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2013
Top AttorneySan Francisco Magazine2013
Top AttorneySan Francisco Magazine2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2012
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2011
Top AttorneySan Francisco Magazine2011
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Prosecuting AttorneySan Mateo County Offices - District Attorney, Northern District Court1983 - 1998

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
California Lawyer MagazineMy Life as a Pundit2006

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York Univ SOLN/AlawN/A
Yale UnivN/AundergraduateN/A