Personal Injury & Criminal Defense Attorney Serving Illinois and Missouri

Personal Injury -- Criminal Defense -- Workers' Compensation

At Johnston Law Offices in Edwardsville, Illinois, we are dedicated to obtaining a favorable resolution to your legal matter, whether you are injured or charged with a crime. Over 27 years, we have exercised our commitment to personal service for each of our clients. We take the time to listen to you and to learn about your needs. We are there for you when you need us. We work hard to get you the justice you deserve.

Call us at (618) 655-1234 to speak directly with an experienced lawyer who truly believes in providing personal attention to your case. You may also e-mail us and someone will be in touch with you promptly.

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Our Personal Injury Law Practice

Regardless of whether you were injured in an accident as a pedestrian, involving a car, bicycle, motorcycle or truck, at the workplace or from an animal attack, we have the experience and resources needed to help you recover damages. Our attorneys represent clients throughout Illinois and Missouri who have been injured in a wide variety of personal injury and wrongful death cases:

  • Car accidents
  • Bicycle and pedestrian knockdown accidents
  • Motorcycle accidents
  • Truck accidents
  • Accidents causing serious injury such as fractured bones, brain and spinal cord injuries, or neck and back injuries
  • Highway construction accidents
  • Defective road design and road disrepair accidents
  • Uninsured/underinsured drivers
  • Drunk driving/dram shop cases
  • Nursing home abuse and neglect
  • Dog bites
  • Product liability/Defective Products
  • Bicycle accidents
  • Swimming pool accidents

Workers' Compensation

If you have been injured at work, you are entitled to receive benefits for your medical expenses and wage loss. You may also be able to file a third-party injury claim. At Johnston Law Offices, we will serve as strong legal advocates in the pursuit of workers' compensation for your:

  • Construction accident
  • Work-related auto accident
  • Repetitive stress injury
  • Back/Neck Injuries
  • Shoulder/Arm/Leg Injuries
  • Amputations
  • Hearing Loss

Criminal Defense — Traffic Tickets and Drunk Driving Defense

Our law firm is available to handle criminal defense for all of our Illinois clients. We offer extensive, trusted experience in both misdemeanor and felony charges. We will stand by your side in criminal law cases involving:

  • DUI/DWI defense
  • Traffic violations
  • Driver's license reinstatement hearings
  • Drug crimes
  • Retail theft
  • Assault and battery
  • Fraud and forgery
  • Suspended License
  • Construction Zone Tickets
  • Illegal Consumption
  • Illegal Possession
  • Misdemeanors

Contact an Experienced Lawyer

Over the past 27 years Johnston Law Offices has successfully obtained millions of dollars in settlements for their clients.  Johnston Law Offices also prides itself on finding the parties responsible and holding them accountable.

Attorney Johnston previously served as the president of the local bar association. In that role, he worked closely with area lawyers to share and gain information to assist his clients.

To learn more about how we can put our knowledge and experience to work for you, contact our firm today. Talk to our criminal defense, personal injury or workers' compensation attorneys in Edwardsville, Illinois.