Attorney Leigh E Johnson can help you turn Focus Group results into winning case strategies!

Legal Admissions:

  • Attorney: The State Bar of California: 2003
  • Registered Patent Agent/Attorney USPTO: 2002

Trial Advocacy:

  • 15 years experience training attorneys in basic to advanced skills for court presentation, story discovery, and diversity in jury selection.
  • Ongoing training of monthly Bay Area trial skills group since 2010.
  • 14 years experience in psychodrama and case reenactments.
  • 12 years experience in conducting focus groups and preparing reports.
  • Certified Psychodramatist utilizing action methods to find and tell case stories.
  • Training in Storytelling & Storyline Development.

Court Licensing:

  • All Superior Courts in the State of California
  • Northern District of the U.S. District Courts
  • Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • United States Patent and Trademark Office
  • United States Supreme Court


Proven history of working under extreme pressure and in highly stressful conditions.

  • 5 years in the United States Air Force as a Mobile Combat Specialist providing critical communications behind unfriendly lines.
  • 12 years as Air Traffic Controller providing radar control for aircraft into and out of the three major Bay Area airports.
  • 7 years as a Biological Scientist assisting in the production of high grade pharmaceuticals for people with congenital defects, such as Hemophilia and Alpha One deficiencies.
  • 20 years as a trial lawyer fighting and winning justice for the people.


  • Doctorate of Jurisprudence, John F. Kennedy University School of Law, Orinda, CA
  • Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences, California State University, Hayward, CA
  • Associate Degree in Social Work, Merritt College, Oakland, CA
  • Certificate in Substance Abuse Counseling, Merritt College, Oakland, CA
  • Certificate in Storytelling, The Film School, Seattle Washington
  • Certified Practitioner, Psychodrama, ABE
  • Numerous classes in psychology and human behavior

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