Our Practice

Members of the firm practice in all areas including:
  • - Insurance Defense Litigation
  • - Commercial General Liability
  • - Automobile and Trucking Liability
  • - Coverage Issues for Medical, Legal, Architect and Engineer Malpractice
  • - Workers' Compensation Defense
  • - Construction Law
  • - Products Liability Law
  • - Personal Injury Law
  • - Premises Liability Law
  • - Medical Malpractice & Healthcare Law
  • Lunn Irion Law Firm has an
    "AV" Rating
    with Martindale Hubbell

    Gerald M. Johnson, Jr.

    Education:
    Louisiana State University, J.D., 1984
    Robert Lee Tullis Moot Court Board
    Louisiana State University in Shreveport, B.S. 1981

    Professional Associations:
    Shreveport Bar Association
    Louisiana State Bar Association
    Louisiana Association of Defense Counsel
    Defense Research Institute
    Claims & Litigation Management Alliance

    Bar Admission:
    Louisiana State Bar Association, 1985
    U.S. District Court, Western District of Louisiana, 1986
    U.S. Court of Appeal, 5th Circuit, 1986

    Areas of Practice:
    Insurance Defense
    Premises Liability
    Products Liability
    Commercial Liability
    Construction Litigation
    General Civil Ligitation
    Personal Auto Liablity
    Commercial Auto Liability
    Professional Liability Claims – Legal
    Professional Liability Claims – Real Estate, Home Inspection
    Professional Liability E & O Claims – Insurance Agents
    Automobile, RV, and Manufactured Housing Redhibition and Lemon Law Claims

    Narrative:
    Mr. Johnson, a native of Louisiana, grew up in Baton Rouge, New Orleans, and Lafayette before his family moved to Shreveport in 1975. He attended LSU in Shreveport from 1977 to 1981 and earned his undergraduate degree in Business Administration. In 1984, he received his law degree from Louisiana State University’s Paul M. Hebert Law Center in Baton Rouge. While in law school, he earned an appointment to the Robert Lee Tullis Moot Court Board. He then served a two year clerkship with the Louisiana Court of Appeal for the Second Circuit in Shreveport, serving under Chief Judge Charles A. Marvin. He joined the firm as an associate in 1986 and became a member of the firm in 1992. He is admitted to practice in all courts of the State of Louisiana and in the United States District Court for the Western District of Louisiana. Mr. Johnson, married for 27 years, has two children and is active in local civic groups and activities. He has served on the boards of local institutions including the Caddo Bossier Council on Drug and Alcohol Abuse and McDade House, a local hospice facility. He has also served as the Captain of the Krewe of Justinian, a local Mardi Gras Krewe that is a fundraising arm of the Shreveport Bar Association. Mr. Johnson’s practice covers all areas of the State of Louisiana.