Thomas Johnson

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

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.

Areas Of Practice
Criminal Law
Criminal Law - Federal (White Collar Crime)
Litigation & Appeals
White Collar Crimes
Investigations by the F.B.I. or I.R.S.
Mortgage Fraud
Bankruptcy Fraud
Political Corruption
Sexual Offenses
Domestic Violence
Bar Admissions
McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California
J.D. - 1985
University of San Francisco
B.S. - 1981
Major: Economics
Honors and Awards
Best Lawyers in America 2014-2020
Top Criminal Defense Attorney, Sacramento Business Journal, 2011
Sacramento Business Journal-Best of the Bar 2009-2020
Northern CA Super Lawyers 2008-2020
Sacramento Magazine-Sacramento’s Top Lawyers
Americas Top 100 Criminal Defense Attorneys
Prosecutor of the Year, 1987
United States Department of Justice Integrity Award, 1985
Professional Associations and Memberships
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