Thomas Johnson

Law Office of Tom Johnson
400 Capitol Mall Ste 1620
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 442-4022
www.tomjohnsonlaw.com


Thomas A. Johnson is a former Supervising Deputy District Attorney and former Assistant United States Attorney. As a federal prosecutor, Mr. Johnson worked on organized crime, money laundering and white collar crime. Mr. Johnson has defended some of the most high-profile defendants in the Sacramento area on crimes ranging from murder to money laundering. Mr. Johnson’s clients have included professional athletes and some of the most influential people in the region. Mr. Johnson has tried over 115 cases in over 25 years of practice in criminal law. Over the past two and a half decades, Mr. Johnson has handled some of the most complicated and newsworthy cases in the region with great success.

Education
McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California
Juris Doctorate - 05/1985

University of San Francisco, San Francisco, California
B.S., Bachelor of Science - 1981
Major: Business Finance and Economics

Professional Associations
- United States Eastern District Planning Committee, 2011 to Present
- Federal Bar Association, Member, 2006 to Present
- Cristo Rey High School, Board Chair, 2010 to Present
- Sacramento Metro Chamber of Commerce, Member
- WEAVE (Women Escaping a Violent Environment), Board Chairperson, 2004 to 2008
- National Homicide Symposium, Speaker, 2001 to 2004

Honors
- Best Lawyers in America, 2014-2020
- Sacramento Business Journal-Best of the Bar, 2009-2020
- Northern CA Super Lawyers, 2008-2020
- Sacramento Magazine-Sacramento’s Top Lawyers, 2016 -2020
- Top Criminal Defense Attorney, Sacramento Business Journal, 2011
- Prosecutor of the Year, 1996
- United States Department of Justice Integrity Award, 1995
- Americas Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys