Senior Counsel

Andrew Johnson has been practicing since 2008. Mr. Johnson moved to Orange County, California in 2021, when he joined Outwater & Pinckes, LLP. Mr. Johnson’s practice emphasizes general civil litigation matters including business and real estate disputes.

Prior to joining Outwater & Pinckes, LLP in early 2021, Mr. Johnson practiced in Albuquerque, New Mexico for thirteen years where he was a director and shareholder at a commercial and civil litigation defense firm where he focused on personal injury and construction defect defense.



  • J.D., Arizona State University, Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law, 2008

  • B.A. History with a minor in Business Management, Brigham Young University, 2004


Admitted to practice: State of California, United States District Court, Central District of California; State of New Mexico, United States District Court of New Mexico; United States Court of Appeals – Tenth Circuit

Committees and Memberships

  • State Bar of California
  • Orange County Bar Association

  • State Bar of New Mexico

  • New Mexico Medical Review Commission

Personal Background

Mr. Johnson is an Orange County transplant who enjoys spending his free time with his wife Melayne and their dogs exploring all that Orange County has to offer.