Nick Johnson

Founding Partner

Mr. Johnson is the Founder and Owner of Johnson Law Group in Houston, Texas, a 25 plus year old firm specializing in mass tort litigation and settlements.  Before founding Johnson Law Group, Mr. Johnson was a co-founder of Johnson, Burnett & Chang, LLP in 1991. Mr. Johnson has dedicated his career to helping injured victims obtain compensation for their injuries. He has negotiated large group settlements involving thousands of clients, resulting in hundreds of millions of dollars in recovery for his clients. Currently Mr. Johnson’s practice focuses on representing individuals who have been injured by pharmaceutical drugs, medical devices, and other defective products. He is a member of the American Bar Association and the American Association for Justice.  Mr. Johnson is admitted to the State Bar of Texas and licensed to practice in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas.  He received a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Duke University and a Juris Doctor from the University of Houston. Mr. Johnson is active in the Houston community and supports a number of charitable endeavors with a particular focus on providing educational opportunities to students.


Duke University, Bachelor of Arts, 1988
University of  Houston Law Center, Doctor of Jurisprudence, 1991


  • Mass Tort Litigation
  • Products Liability
  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Medical Negligence
  • Nursing Home Negligence
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Toxic Tort


  • State Bar of Texas
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • American Bar Association
  • American Trial Lawyers Association
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association
  • Houston Bar Association
  • Houston Young Lawyers Association