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Arab, AL Attorney

Nelson Johnson


Nelson Johnson is a local Arab, Alabama Lawyer that cares about his community. Nelson grew up in Arab and was a student in the Arab City School System. After becoming an attorney he returned to his hometown of Arab to serve his local community and raise his son near family. He and his Wife, Courtney, love spending time outside, and can often be found hiking local trails of the Alabama Land Trust. Nelson also serves as one of the founding Board Members for the local Arab Soccer Program Arab Uknighted Soccer Club


Nelson spent a lot of his childhood on his family's small cattle farm just outside the Arab city limits. Working with his father and grandfather he learned the value of hard work and that you get back what you put in. Nelson now uses that work ethic as a lawyer serving his clients.


Nelson started his legal career long before law school. His mother has been a paralegal for his entire life. She jokes that he was in a Courtroom before he was born. Nelson took his first job in a law firm at the age of sixteen (16) as a currier. It was in that job that he learned what it meant to serve clients as a lawyer. He made up his mind before graduating from High School that he would one day be an attorney. Nelson interned for a judge while in College and worked for another firm in Huntsville between College and Law School. 


Nelson has had the pleasure of working for law firms in the area of Insurance Defense, Plaintiff's Personal Injury, Construction litigation, State Criminal Prosecution and Federal Criminal Prosecution. This wide range of experience gives him a unique outlook on the cases that he works. Nelson is able to look at a case from all angles. This experience provides him a unique outlook and perspective on his cases and allows him to provide an accurate assessment of the cases value.

Local Arab Lawyer


Personal Injury Lawyer In Arab, Alabama

You don't need to leave Arab, Alabama to find quality legal representation for personal injury cases. Nelson is an experienced injury lawyer who lives in your community and can ensure that you receive the compensation your deserve. 

Nelson started his career defending the insurance companies in personal injury lawsuits. He uses the knowledge he gained defending these companies to secure the best results possible for his injured clients. Nelson's passion is in service to his fellow man/woman. If you hire him as your attorney he will personally communicate with you and make sure that you are up to date on what is going on with your case.

If you or a family member has been injured in an accident that was not your fault, do not hesitate to call Arab's local injury lawyer! 

Johnson Law Firm Arab AL


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Nelson received his Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice with a minor in psychology. Nelson graduated with special honors in his major. He was also a member and vice president of the Sigma Nu Fraternity. 

Nelson graduated from Cumberland School of Law in 2019. Nelson Served as the Federalist Society President, was a member of the Mediation Team, and served as a senior member of the Trial Board. Nelson graduated top 1/3 of his class. 

  • Alabama State Bar

  • Georgia State Bar

  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Alabama

Get in Touch

(256) 297-1052

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