C. Gordon Johnson, Jr.

Experience & Credentials

Martindale-Hubbel Profile: C. Gordon Johnson, Jr.


  • Duke University (B.A. 1960)
  • Tulane University School of Law (J.D. 1963)

Admitted to the Bar: Louisiana, 1963

Gordon Johnson joined the firm in 1963 and practiced law in state and federal courts throughout Louisiana for the next fifty years. He was the firm’s managing partner for 33 years. He retired from the practice of law in 2014.

He is a past president of the New Orleans Defense Counsel Association and the Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel. Gordon has also been recognized as one of the Best Lawyers in America and Best Lawyers in New Orleans from 2003 to present, and Super Lawyers since 2007. Gordon is married and has 3 children and 3 step children.


New Orleans Office

  • 704 Carondelet Street
  • New Orleans, 70130-3774
  • Telephone: 504-581-3838
  • Direct Dial: 504-412-6255
  • Direct Fax: 504-581-4069
  • Email: gjohnson@phjlaw.com


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