Johnston & Hammond’s practice is concentrated on four key
civil litigation areas:
4Personal Injury Law
4Commercial and Insurance Litigation
4Appellate Practice -State and Federal
About Our Firm...
Charles Johnston and
Ada Hammond demonstrate their
full commitment to clients by bringing their
combined and considerable experience, training,
skills, and resources to bear in each case. They use their
recognized strengths in analyzing complex legal
issues, and developing and executing effective legal
The firm’s precise approach to the law and for
achieving results is matched by their sincere
concern and care for each client they represent.
They recognize that each client has unique needs - needs that require individualized legal counsel and
strategy. Charles Johnston and Ada Hammond provide clients
with personal attention and are
accessible and responsive to clients throughout the
course of each case. Questions and concerns are
quickly addressed, and ongoing communication on each
step of the legal process is proactively provided.
Individually, Charles Johnston and Ada
Hammond have received significant professional
recognition. Charles is board-certified by
the Florida Bar as a specialist in civil trial law.
He has successfully conducted more than 50 of trials in
his representation of clients.
Ada Hammond is a
member of the Labor and Employment and Appellate Law
sections of the Florida Bar, and is currently the
President Elect of the Hispanic Bar Association of
Both attorneys have in-depth
experience in handling appellate work in complex
civil cases. This includes their work in the
ground-breaking case, Carter v. Brown & Williamson
- the first successful suit in the United States
brought by a smoker against big tobacco and upheld
on appeal by the United States Supreme Court.