Cranfill Sumner & Hartzog LLP (Cranfill Sumner) today announced that Joe Johnston has joined the firm’s Raleigh office as an associate attorney.

Johnston has practiced law in the Baltimore area since he graduated cum laude from the University of Baltimore School of Law in 2007.  He served as Editor in Chief of the Law Review during law school. After a judicial clerkship he was in private practice in the Baltimore area and has both jury trial and appellate experience in a wide variety of cases in state and federal courts.

Johnston will join the firm’s Premises Liability, Motor Vehicle Litigation and Professional Liability practice groups.