Victories For The Client
Dismissed – Receiving Stolen Property
RAMSEY COUNTY: Attorney Amber Johnson analyzed this case in detail. She prepared a thorough and persuasive motion to dismiss. Upon receipt of the motion, the prosecution DISMISSED THE CASE before the motion was heard by a judge.
Dismissed – Fifth Degree Drug Possession
HENNEPIN COUNTY: Attorney Amber Johnson challenged the illegal stop and search of her client’s vehicle. The judge agreed that the officers’ actions were unconstitutional. The evidence was SUPPRESSED and the case DISMISSED.
Dismissed – 2nd Degree Drug Sale
ANOKA COUNTY: Attorney Amber Johnson fought hard for her client despite police eyewitness evidence. She tenaciously advocated for her client and persuaded first the prosecution and then the judge to view her client and his case individually. Ms. Johnson’s client pled to a reduced charge, DID NOT GO TO PRISON and WAS NOT SENTENCED TO ANY JAIL TIME. He will have NO PERMANENT FELONY on his record. Ms. Johnson’s client was able to keep his prosperous job and does not have to worry about this incident following him for the rest of his life.
Dismissed – Violation Of An Order For Protection
ANOKA COUNTY: Attorney Amber Johnson persuaded the prosecutor that the state’s case was weak and the state’s witnesses lacked credibility. The prosecutor DISMISSED the case.
Dismissed – Fifth Degree Domestic Assault
RAMSEY COUNTY: Attorney Amber Johnson fought for her client and his interest. The prosecution was unreasonable and Ms. Johnson and her client pushed on to trial. The state ultimately had to DISMISS ALL CHARGES due to insufficient evidence to proceed to trial.
Dismissed – Fifth Degree Domestic Assault & Interference With 911 Call
MCLEOD COUNTY: Attorney Amber Johnson worked diligently on her client’s case. After much investigation, attorney Johnson was able to obtain information that greatly damaged the state’s case. Ultimately, the state had to DISMISS ALL COUNTS. Attorney Johnson’s client can now seek expungement and move forward with his life.
Dismissed – Felony Domestic Assault
MILLE LACS COUNTY: Attorney Amber Johnson argued that the state inappropriately enhanced the misdemeanor charges. The judge agreed and DISMISSED THE TWO FELONY CHARGES.
Dismissed – First-Degree Criminal Sexual Conduct And Kidnapping
RAMSEY COUNTY: Attorney Amber Johnson demonstrated that the prosecutor’s witness was not credible and could not provide details nor answers necessary for successful prosecution at trial. Ms. Johnson successfully persuaded the prosecutor to amend the charge to terroristic threats and the 1ST DEGREE CRIMINAL SEXUAL CONDUCT AND KIDNAPPING CHARGES WERE DISMISSED.
Dismissed – Second-Degree Assault
HENNEPIN COUNTY: Attorney Amber Johnson and a colleague teamed up and utilized each of their strengths to fight for their client against this charge. Through detailed preparation, persuasive argument and aggressive advocacy, they were able to persuade the prosecution that the case was without merit. The state DISMISSED THE CASE before trial.
Departure – First-Degree Assault
DAKOTA COUNTY: Attorney Amber Johnson worked tirelessly as part of a legal team to ensure that her client received fair treatment in a highly emotional case. She fought for her client and insisting that the judge look at the facts and the law and not let emotions influence his decision. Ms. Johnson’s persuasive arguments resulted in the JUDGE DEPARTING SIGNIFICANTLY from the guideline sentence and Ms. Johnson’s client received fair and just treatment and YEARS OFF HIS PRISON SENTENCE.