Born October 24, 1944. Appointed to the Supreme Court on March 15, 2005. B.A. Texas Tech University, 1965; J.D. Texas Tech University School of Law, 1975. From 1965 until 1972 he served in the U.S. Air Force as a pilot. He is a Vietnam veteran. Practiced law with Crenshaw, Dupree & Milam, L.L.P., 1975-1998; Justice, Seventh Court of Appeals 1999-2003; Chief Justice, Seventh Court of Appeals, January 2003-March 2005. (463-1336). Judge Johnson has announced his intention to retire December 31, 2018. The governor will name a new justice who will serve until 12/2020.
Contact and Phone Numbers
(512) 463-1336 www.supreme.courts.state.tx.us/court/justices.asp
P.O. Box 12883
Austin, TX 78711-2883
Other Offices Held
Supreme Court Liaison (Bar of Texas, State)