James E. Johnson

James E. Johnson: Attorney with Fee, Smith, Sharp & Vitullo, L.L.P.


As senior counsel, James Johnson represents companies and individuals in high-exposure and high-profile disputes in federal and state courts throughout Texas. In recent years, Mr. Johnson has represented clients in a broad range of matters including motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, products liability, transportation liability, construction liability, employer liability, property loss/subrogation litigation, DTPA liability, commercial litigation and intentional torts. Mr. Johnson has successfully served clients as trial counsel in more than 20 jury trials in multiple state court venues. His trial experience and proficiency at handling complex litigation has developed an ability to accurately evaluate a client's litigation exposure, which affords a solid foundation to counsel clients in the alternative resolution of disputes through mechanisms such as pre-trial negotiation, formal mediation, summary bench trials and jury trials. Mr. Johnson has developed a particular ability to quickly and accurately evaluate lawsuits and potential risks for clients. He concentrates on implementing aggressive strategies to affect the dynamics of a lawsuit to obtain optimal results for clients. Outside of the courtroom, Mr. Johnson has been a speaker at various seminars addressing civil procedure, civil evidence and insurance issues, as well as their impact on clients.

Areas of Practice (12)

  • Insurance Defense
  • Personal Injury
  • Civil Litigation
  • Torts
  • Products Liability
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Transportation Liability
  • Premises Liability
  • Construction Liability
  • Construction Defects
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Business Litigation

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
972-934-9100  Phone
972-934-9200  Fax
University Attended:
Baylor University, B.A., 1989):
Law School Attended:
Texas Tech School of Law, J.D., 1993
Year of First Admission:
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas; 1993, Texas; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Texas
Dallas Bar Association; State Bar of Texas; American Bar Association.
Birth Information:
Dallas, Texas, February 12, 1967

Peer Reviews

This lawyer does not have peer reviews.

*Peer Reviews provided before April 15, 2008 are not displayed.

Dallas, Texas

Loading gif
  • map pin 1
    Dallas, TX
    Three Galleria Tower , 13155 Noel Road, Suite 1000
    Dallas, TX 75240-5090

    972-934-9100 Phone

    Get Directions

Contact James E. Johnson

Required Fields

Required Fields

By clicking on the "Submit" button, you agree to the Terms of Use, Supplemental Terms and Privacy Policy. You also consent to be contacted at the phone number you provided, including by autodials, text messages and/or pre-recorded calls, from Martindale and its affiliates and from or on behalf of attorneys you request or contact through this site. Consent is not a condition of purchase.

You should not send any sensitive or confidential information through this site. Emails sent through this site do not create an attorney-client relationship and may not be treated as privileged or confidential. The lawyer or law firm you are contacting is not required to, and may choose not to, accept you as a client. The Internet is not necessarily secure and emails sent though this site could be intercepted or read by third parties.