Jonathan received Bachelor Degrees in both accounting and civil law, and ultimately, a Juris Doctorate from Louisiana State University.
He joined The Johnson Firm in 2006 and manages both Domestic and Personal Injury cases.
Jonathan is known for his keen attention to detail and analytical perspective, balanced with a compassionate and relatable nature. He has argued cases all the way up to the Louisiana Supreme Court and is responsible for precedent.
After just five years in practice, he was recognized in 2011 as the “Most Outstanding Young Lawyer in Louisiana” – one award, distributed annually amongst the 19,000 attorneys throughout the state, by the Louisiana Bar Association.
He was also voted Super Lawyers Magazine’s Rising Star both in 2012 and 2013 and recognized by Acadiana Profile Magazine as a Top Lawyer in Southwest Louisiana in 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.
Jonathan enjoys working out, playing basketball, spending time with family, and playing the guitar. He is married to Hannah (Stelly) Johnson, and together, they have two daughters, Faith and Lyn. They are members of Trinity Baptist Church, although Jonathan is currently serving as worship leader for First Baptist Church of Hackberry. Jonathan is also highly involved in the FaithWalk ministry.
|LA||Eligible to Practice Law||2006||11/30/2021|
|Award name||Grantor||Date granted|
|Top Lawyers||Acadiana Profile Magazine||2017|
|Top Lawyers||Acadiana Profile Magazine||2016|
|Top Lawyers||Acadiana Profile Magazine||2015|
|Top Lawyers||Acadiana Profile Magazine||2014|
|Top Attorney||Louisiana Life||2013|
|Most Outstanding Young Lawyer||St. Charles Avenue Magazine||2012|
|Most Outstanding Young Lawyer||Louisiana State Bar Association||2011|
|President's Award||Southwest Louisiana Bar Association||2011|
|Attorney/Owner||The Johnson Firm||2006 - Present|
|Law Clerk||14th Judicial District Court||2006 - 2007|
|Association name||Position name||Duration|
|Louisiana State Bar Association||Member||2006 - Present|
|Southwest Louisiana Bar Association||Member||2006 - Present|
|Southwest Louisiana Bar Association||Board Member||2011 - 2011|
|Southwest Louisiana Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section||Past President||2011 - 2011|
|Louisiana State Bar Association||Leadership Class||2010 - 2011|
|Southwest Louisiana Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section||President||2010 - 2010|
|Southwest Louisiana Bar Association||Board Member||2010 - 2010|
|Southwest Louisiana Bar Association||Board Member||2009 - 2009|
|Southwest Louisiana Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section||President||2009 - 2009|
|Southwest Louisiana Bar Foundation||Board Member||2009 - 2011|
|Southwest Louisiana Bar Association, Young Lawyers Section||Board Member||2007 - 2008|
|Louisiana State University, Paul M. Hebert Law Center||JD - Juris Doctor & Bachelor of Civil Law||2006|
|Louisiana State University||BS - Bachelor of Science||2001|