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Combining a passion for helping people through education, religious affairs and the law; Johnson is fulfilling his calling to serve this present age.  A graduate of Georgia Southern University and the University of Georgia School of Law; Johnson has completed advanced studies at Southern University and the University of Wisconsin at Madison. 

Fighting to eliminate the burden of inadequate education, poverty, racism, and homophobia through national leadership positions with the NAACP and the American Heart | Stroke Association; Johnson is recognized as seasoned religious community leader.  He has served in ordained ministry for over 13 years and is the  Senior Minsiter of the Mount Moriah Baptist Church of Pembroke, Georgia.

In addition to the practice of law, Johnson frequently lectures and writes on the concept of race, measuring equity, and understandings of power in public policy. He has served on the Political Science and Criminal Justice faculties at Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, Georgia and Savannah State University in Savannah, Georgia. 

He is married to Dr. Meca Renee Williams, a educational psychologist and Professor at Georgia Southern University.  They have one son, Thurgood Joshua.


Languages spoken: Spanish, French, Yoruba

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Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 50%
  2. Civil Rights: 20%
  3. Criminal Defense: 20%
  4. Family: 10%



Hourly ($175-250/hour)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

The Johnson Firm P.C.

51 East Main Street.
Statesboro, GA, 30458


GAActive Member in Good Standing 201008/05/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Award nameGrantorDate granted
President's AwardNAACP2010
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Southeast Regional DirectorNAACP2006 - 2008
Association namePosition nameDuration
The American Society for Public AdministrationN/A2005 - Present
American Bar AssociationN/A2004 - Present
National Bar AssociationN/A2004 - Present
American Civil Liberties UnionN/A2001 - Present
NAACPSoutheast Regional Director2005 - 2007
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Georgia Southern UniversityPolitical ScienceBS - Bachelor of ScienceN/A
University of GeorgiaN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A