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Criminal Attorney Peter J. Johnson

Attorney Peter J. Johnson

Peter J. Johnson has over 45 years of litigation practice experience as both a former prosecuting attorney and present defense attorney. In 1968, Peter was appointed as an Assistant Prosecuting Attorney and Special Assistant Prosecuting Attorney in Berrien County, Michigan. Soon thereafter he established his private practice as a general practice and defense attorney by drawing heavily upon his early years as a prosecuting attorney. From 1968 to 1984, Peter also served as a Berrien County Public Administrator probating intestate estates for the state of Michigan. He holds a B.S. degree from Central Michigan University (1960) and a J.D. from Chicago Kent College of Law (1966).

Admitted to Practice in Michigan
Admitted to Practice in Illinois
Admitted to U.S. District Court – Northern District of Illinois
Admitted to U.S. District Court – Western District of Michigan
Admitted to United States Court of Appeals, Cincinnati, Ohio
Admitted to United States Supreme Court, Washington, D.C.

Member, State Bar of Michigan
Member, Berrien County Bar Association
Member, Cass County Bar Association
Former Board Member, Girl Scouts of America
Former Board Member, Boy Scouts of America
Former Board Member, Southwest Michigan Symphony Orchestra