Matthew P Johnson

Family Law Attorney Matthew P. JohnsonAttorney Matthew P. Johnson is a partner and shareholder at Murphy Johnson & Trampe S.C.. He has been a practicing attorney since 2007 after graduating with honors from the University of Miami School of Law in Coral Gables, Florida. Attorney Johnson is licensed to practice law in the State of Wisconsin, and he is also a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin, the Racine County Bar Association, and the United States Supreme Court. Attorney Johnson was born and raised in Racine County attending William Horlick High School, and did his undergraduate work at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Attorney Johnson’s practice is concentrated in the areas of family law. His family law practice includes adoption, initial filings for divorce, and modifying cases involving child custody, physical placement, support and maintenance, grandparents’ visitation and paternity adjudications. Attorney Johnson handles a substantial number of family law cases per year including many with complicated custody, placement and financial issues. Attorney Johnson also has past jury trial experience with misdemeanor and felony crimes. He was named as a Super Lawyer Rising Star by his legal peers from 2012-2020, and he was recently named Top 40 under 40 by National Trial Lawyers as one of America’s top young trial attorneys.

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Year Joined Firm: 2007

Areas of Practice: Adoption Child Support Children’s Rights Custody, Placement, & Visitation Divorce Domestic Violence & Neglect Family Law Juvenile Law Maintenance (Spousal Support) Paternity Prenuptial Agreements Traffic Violations

Bar Admissions Wisconsin: 2007

University of Miami School of Law
Graduated cum laude
Degree: JD – Juris Doctor
Graduated: 2007

University of Wisconsin, Madison
Major: Legal Studies
Degree: BA – Bachelor of Arts
Graduated: 2004


Professional Associations and Memberships
United States Supreme Court, Member, 2013 – Present
Wisconsin State Bar of Wisconsin, Member, 2007 – Present
Racine County Bar Association, 2007 – Present
Racine County Bar President, 2017-2018

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    The attorneys at Murphy Johnson & Trampe S.C. have successfully represented thousands of family law clients throughout Southeastern Wisconsin. Based on our results, we have obtained a strong reputation in the legal community.

    We regularly handle matters in areas such as Racine, Lake Geneva, Williams Bay, Fontana, Delavan, East Troy, Burlington,Whitewater, Twin Lakes, Kenosha, Waukesha, Milwaukee, Brookfield and Mukwonago, as well as other communities throughout Racine County, Kenosha County, Waukesha County, Milwaukee County, and Walworth County, Wisconsin.