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Gainesville Lawyers with a Reputation for Excellence

Florida Attorneys Handling Personal Injury and Other Types of Cases

Founded in 1927 by attorneys E.G. Baxter and E.A. Clayton, Clayton-Johnston, P.A., is one of the oldest continuously operated law firms in the State of Florida. The attorneys of Clayton-Johnston are proud to have received the AV rating* by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory. We put our reputation and our unfailing commitment to excellence into every case we handle.

We are a multi-purpose law office that provides experienced legal advice and representation in areas such as:

Business transaction law : Including business startups, contract law, commercial litigation, and dispute resolution matters.

Family law : Experience in divorce, parental responsibility, guardianship and estate planning.

Municipal law : Complete legal services for cities, counties, and government entities that need experienced legal counsel and representation.

Personal injury : Intelligent strategies and aggressive representation to help people recover compensation for personal injuries or wrongful death. Includes civil litigation in the areas of civil rights abuses and employment discrimination litigation.

Real estate and land use law : All residential and commercial real estate and land use matters.

We invite you to experience what it means to have an attorney who will be there to back up the representation we provide. We have proudly represented generations of individuals, families, and business owners throughout Florida, and we look forward to representing you. The hiring of a lawyer is an important decision that should not be based solely upon advertisements. Before you decide, ask us to send you free written information about our qualifications and experience.

Contact our offices in Gainesville, Florida, to schedule a consultation with one of our lawyers about your legal matter. We offer the confidential, ethical solution you are looking for.

*CV, BV, and AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties, Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards, and policies.

Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the Judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell ratings fall into two categories—legal ability and general ethical standards.

Office Locations

Clayton - Johnston, P.A.
18 NW 33 Court
Gainesville, FL 32607

Phone: 352-376-4694
Toll free: 800-454-3476

Fax: 352-371-7366

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