A resident of Franklin County, Eric is the grandson of legendary trial lawyer William E. Johnson. Eric attended the University of Florida, graduating in 2013 with a B.A. in Criminology. He then received his J.D. from the University of Kentucky, College of Law in 2016. During his time at UK, Eric was a member of the Trial Advocacy Board. During college and law school, Eric clerked at Johnson Newcomb, LLP and Johnson, True & Guarnieri, LLP.
Eric is a member of the Franklin County Bar Association, American Bar Association, and Kentucky Bar Association, where he is a member of the Young Lawyers Division. Eric is also a member of the Kentucky Justice Association and the Kentucky Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. He also serves on the Board of the United Way of Franklin County.
Eric focuses his practice on litigation and criminal defense.