David L. Johnston, Jr.

David L. Johnston, Jr. has handled a wide variety of both criminal and personal injury matters in the course of his practice. The cases Mr. Johnston has handled and tried range from capital murder cases wherein the death penalty was sought to any number of personal injury matters. Mr. Johnston is a member of both the Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers Association and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. In addition to his active criminal and civil practice, Mr. Johnston has been a lecturer at continuing education seminars sponsored by the Alabama Criminal Defense Lawyers Association. Mr. Johnston has also been a guest lecturer at the University of Alabama to speak to students in the Social Work Department regarding the role of social work in the mitigation aspect of capital offenses.

Mr. Johnston is licensed in both the State of Alabama and the State of South Carolina. Mr. Johnston is also licensed to practice in the Northern and Middle Districts of Alabama in the Eleventh Circuit in Federal Court along with the Alabama Court of Criminal Appeals in the Eleventh Circuit.

Areas of Practice
Criminal Defense
Personal Injury
Appellate
Wrongful Death

Bar Admissions
Alabama 1997
South Carolina 2002

Education
Grove City College
Cumberland School of Law at Samford University