Patrick G. Johnston

Patrick G. Johnston

Managing Partner
Location:
Edwardsville, Illinois
Phone:
618-655-1234
Fax:
(618) 655-0624
Email:

Patrick Johnston has concentrated his practice for over twenty-seven years in personal injury litigation and criminal defense. Patrick has been extremely successful in representing client's over the last twenty-seven years, obtaining millions of dollars for clients from injuries associated with automobile accidents, trucking accidents, personal injuries, falls, on the job injuries, and from defective products. Patrick has been selected as a member of the Multi-million Dollar Advocates form for multiple recoveries in excess of a million dollars. He graduated from Edwardsville High School and attended Southern Illinois University in Edwardsville, Illinois where he graduated with honors. He completed his law school education at St. Louis University School of Law. He has actively practiced in Southern Illinois and Missouri since 1990, including a position as Assistant State's Attorney for the Madison County State's Attorney's office. In 2003 he opened Johnston Law Offices, P.C., which is located in his hometown of Edwardsville, Illinois.

Patrick is married to his lovely wife, Tracy and they have triplet boys, Jacob, Benjamin and Michael. He is currently on the Board of Directors National Bank in Hillsboro, Illinois with eleven branches throughout Central and Southern Illinois. He has served as treasurer on the Board of Directors for Holishor Association and was past president of the Tri-City Bar Association. He is an active member of the Madison Bar Association, St. Clair County Bar Association, Illinois Trial Lawyers Association and American Association for Justice, and he was a member of Local 525 Teamsters of America.

Patrick enjoys working in the community supporting local organizations, Glen Ed Pantry, St. Boniface, Catholic Charities, Neighbors in Need and Land of Lincoln Legal Services.
Patrick enjoys traveling, golfing, hunting, fishing and is active with his children who attend Louisiana State University (LSU), University of Missouri (Mizzou) and Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE).

Areas of Practice

  • Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Animal Bites -- Plaintiff
  • Assault & Battery -- Plaintiff
  • Premises Liability -- Plaintiff
  • Property Damage -- Plaintiff
  • Slip and Fall -- Plaintiff
  • Wrongful Death -- Plaintiff
  • Nursing Home
  • Products Liability Law
  • Criminal Law
  • DUI/DWI
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Drug Violations
  • Federal
  • Felonies
  • Juvenile Crimes
  • Misdemeanor
  • Traffic Violations
  • Construction Law
  • Housing & Construction Defects
  • Food & Agricultural Products
  • Motor Vehicle Defects
  • Recreational Products
  • Dental Malpractice
  • Workers' Compensation Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois, 1991
  • Missouri, 1997
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Illinois, 1991

Education

  • Saint Louis University School of Law, St. Louis, Missouri
    • J.D. - 1990
  • Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville, Edwardsville, Illinois
    • B.S. - 1987
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: School of Business

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Tri-City Bar Association, Past President, 1996
  • Tri-City Bar Association, Member, 1991 - 2003
  • Madison County Bar Association, 1991 - Present
  • Illinois Trial Lawyers, 1991 - Present
  • American Trial Lawyers, 1991 - Present
  • St. Clair County Bar Association, 1991 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • American Association for Justice
  • National Bank Board of Directors, Board Member
  • Holishor Association, Inc., Member