FLORIDA DEFENSE LAWYERS ASSOCIATION

It is with great pride that the Firm announces that its Principal and Founder, Jeffrey W. Johnson, Esq., has become President of the Florida Defense Lawyers Association in September 2017.

Since 1967, the Florida Defense Lawyers Association has been comprised of thousands of attorneys and industry professionals committed primarily to the defense of civil matters. Currently, with approximately 1000 active members, the organization is one of the United States’ largest state run defense organization. Working with like-minded professionals in our industry, the Florida Defense Lawyers Association collaborates like never before, sharing litigation information and strategy that fosters an equitable civil system and greater consistency in outcomes. The goal of the Florida Defense Lawyers Association is to bring industry leaders and defense counsel together and form a strong alliance that promotes fairness and justice in the civil justice system for all parties. The Florida Defense Lawyers Association is committed to utilizing its resources to help achieve this goal.

 

Jeffery W. Johnson has previously spoke at the following events:

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"When a Claim Goes South"

WWA

October 17,2017

West Palm Beach, FL

 

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Claims&Lit

"The Opium Scam that's Killing our Youth"

CLM

November 3, 2017

Atlanta, GA

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"How to Sleep Better at Night: A Detailed View into an Aquatic Lawsuite"

IAAPA

November 14, 2017

Orlando, FL

WEBINAR 2017

"Liability Waivers in FEC:

Separating Fact from Fiction"

IAAPA  

May 10, 2017

PRESENTATIONS 2016

"How the New FSLA Law and

Other Legislation Will Impact Your Business"

WWA

October 13, 2016

New Orleans, LA

 

"Dangerous Instrumentality Doctrine - Go-Karts"

IAAPA - Insurance Committee

January 30, 2016

St. Augustine, FL

PRESENTATIONS 2015

"Litigating the Independent Contractor Premises Action"

FDLA, FLCC

June 5, 2015

Walt Disney World

 

"Legal Issues in the Real World"

WWA

October 22, 2015

Palm Springs, CA

PRESENTATIONS 2014

"Pay What You Owe"

CLM

April 10, 2014

Boca Raton, FL

"Pay What You Owe"

FDLA, FLCC

June 5, 2014

Walt Disney World

PRESENTATION 2012

"Keeping Your Head Above Water in Hiring"

WWA

October 4, 2012

Las Vegas, NV

PRESENTATION 2011

"The Domino Effect: Managing a Crisis in the Social Media"

WWA

October 6, 2011

New Orleans, LA

PRESENTATION 2009

"The Most Common Liability Claims/Theories

and How to Avoid Them"

WWA

October 16, 2009

Orlando, FL

 

STATISTICS

As a boutique civil defense Firm, our lawyers have been able to deliver tremendous results to our
clients. Since The Johnson Law Group was founded in 2010, the Firm has been comprised of 5
experienced and trial tested attorneys. Since 2012, the Firm has closed over 270 cases. The
initial demands in those cases total $39,055,265.00. The verdicts or settlements in those cases
total only $10,740,950.00. Our clients consistently tell us that these fantastic results have come
at a lower cost than that charged by the vast majority of our competitors. Having established a
track record of demonstrable success, our clients find comfort in having a legal team that is
responsive, efficient, and consistently effective from the initial assignment through the final
conclusion.

                     YEAR                CASES CLOSED               TOTAL DEMAND    TOTAL RESOLUTION
                      2017                            34                      8,636,600             2,653,950
                      2016                            34                      7,739,100             1,311,500
                      2015                            43                      8,306,300             1,809,500
                      2014                            49                      6,920,700             1,132,750
                      2013                            49                      7,440,000             1,570,000
                      2012                             61                      12,565,000             2,263,250
                             270                      39,055,265             10,740,950