J. Matthew Johnson


Matt Johnson has litigation experience representing individuals, businesses, and governmental entities in the state and federal courts of South Carolina.  Prior to joining Chandler & Dudgeon, Matt was an associate with another South Carolina firm where he practiced civil litigation, including personal injury, business disputes, landlord/tenant disputes, and products liability.  He started his practice by operating his own law practice in Charleston, with a focus on civil litigation, and small business counsel.  Before he began his practice, Matt served as the judicial law clerk for the Honorable Joseph A. Portelli, JSC of the New Jersey Superior Court in Paterson, New Jersey.

Matt lives on James Island with his wife and three children.  Away from the office, he enjoys boating and water sports with his family, pursuing his love of flying, and following NC State Wolfpack athletics.