Connect with Your Lawyer Here

Contact Us
Skip to content

(919) 833-5555

         919-833-5555    EMAIL    ONLINE PAYMENTS


James T. Johnson


James T. (Jim) Johnson brings a quarter century of litigation experience and courtroom success to his clients.  He is a 1992 graduate of UNC School of Law at Chapel Hill and holds his undergraduate degree from Duke. Born in Savannah but raised in Raleigh, he is a veteran Tar Heel lawyer with a passion for client service.

Jim’s trial practice focuses on high-end civil matters, including complex injuries, medical and professional malpractice, libel and slander matters, civil rights infringement and complex commercial issues. His early professional service provided him with a range of courtroom experience from criminal, white collar and tax evasion prosecution to insurance defense matters.  In his own private practice, Jim’s deep knowledge attained in his early career on “the other side of the fence” has benefitted clients tremendously over the years. Having accumulated thousands of hours in the courtroom and negotiated hundreds of settlements with insurance companies, he can help clients maximize settlement values in a range of civil matters or fearlessly and efficiently move a matter to trial.

Approachable, communicative, and friendly to his clients, tough and formidable to his opponents, Jim is a seasoned trial lawyer with the experience and perseverance to make a difference in the outcome of your case. Make sure he is in your corner.  Call for a free consultation today.

Criminal Lawyer, DWI Lawyer, Personal Injury Lawyer.
8.2James T. Johnson

333 Fayetteville Street, #1513
Raleigh, NC 27601-2950

(919) 833-5555

Contact Jim Johnson

Contact Jim Johnson


  • University of North Carolina Law School, J.D., 1992
  • Duke University, B.A., 1988



  • Assistant District Attorney, Wake County, 1993-1995
  • North Carolina Associate Attorney General, North Carolina, 1995-1997
  • Legis & Roberts, Civil Litigation & Insurance Defense, 1997-2001


  • North Carolina Bar 1992
  • North Carolina Business Court
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of North Carolina
  • U.S. District Court, Middle District of North Carolina and
  • U.S. District Court, Western Districts of North Carolina
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit

Professional Recognition

  • AV Preeminent Peer Rated Lawyer by Martindale Hubbell


Professional Memberships & Associations:

  • Wake County Bar Association
  • 10th Judicial District Bar
  • North Carolina Bar Association 
  • American Bar Association
  • North Carolina Advocates for Justice
    • Professional Negligence Section

Jim's Staff


Robin Manning

Litigation Paralegal

Chynna T. Smith

Trial Lawyer