"Effective representation includes thorough preparation, zealous advocacy?and when we appear on your behalf?a strong, positive and professional image that you can be proud of. When you are my client, I represent you, stand up for you, and give you the powerful voice you need to win. If your case is selected, losing is not an option." Marc Johnson
Marc D. Johnson specializes in representing individuals and families in significant matters involving serious personal injury, wrongful death, nursing home abuse and neglect, medical malpractice, products liability, premises liability, and commercial litigation. He effectively and successfully represents individuals and families in catastrophic cases throughout the State of Florida, where he has achieved multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients.
Mr. Johnson is AV "Preeminent" Rated by Martindale-Hubbell, reflecting that judges and other lawyers rate him at the highest level of professional excellence in both legal ability and professional ethics. Mr. Johnson has been featured on the front cover of Florida Lawyer Magazine, and is consistently recognized as one of Florida's Legal Elite by Florida Trend Magazine. He was selected as a Florida "Super Lawyer," evidencing the highest degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. He was selected and named to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Trial Lawyers, an exclusive recognition reserved for those who have demonstrated the knowledge, skill, experience and success held by only the finest and best lawyers in America. Mr. Johnson is distinguished as one of Tampa Bay's Top Lawyers and Tampa's Legal Leaders by The National Law Journal, and is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum, the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, a Fellow in the Southern Trial Lawyers Association, and a member of the Florida Bar, American Justice Association, Florida Justice Association, Hillsborough County Bar Association, and Tampa Bay Trial Lawyers Association.
Mr. Johnson is a Founding Member and Partner of the AV Preeminent Rated litigation firm of Larson Johnson, P.L. Both Mr. Johnson and the Law Firm are consistently recognized in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers, a distinction earned by fewer than 5% of all lawyers and law firms nationwide and considered among the most respected lawyers in the country. He received his B.S. degree in 1988 from the University of Florida and his Juris Doctor degree from Stetson University College of Law, where he was a selected Member of the Stetson Law Review.
Mr. Johnson's experience as a litigator for Fowler, White, Gillen, Boggs, Villareal and Banker, P.A. provided the background and experience to co-found in 1999 the law firm of Vaka, Larson and Johnson, P.L., a plaintiff's trial and appellate firm. In 2009, Mr. Johnson co-founded the law firm of Larson Johnson, P.L. He enjoys spending time with his three children, and is actively involved in various recreational, social, and charitable clubs and organizations throughout the Tampa Bay area.