Wayne R. Nelson


Wayne Nelson was born and raised in Logan, Utah. He graduated from Utah State University in 2011 with a B.A. degree in political science and relocated to Houston for law school. While at the University of Houston Law Center, Wayne served as the Vice President and then President of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society and set his studies on a broad legal spectrum. Wayne is an experienced mediator, Guardian Ad Litem and has advanced training in Family Law Mediation. Wayne joined Johnson Law Group in 2016, focusing primarily on products liability.

Education & Honors

Utah State University, 2011
University of Houston Law Center, 2014

  • Reuben Clark Law Society, President

Practice Areas

  • Pharmaceutical Litigation
  • Medical Device Litigation
  • Mass Torts
  • Products Liability

Admissions & Affiliations

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Texas Mediator Credentialing Association
  • Houston Bar Association
  • Texas Trial Lawyers Association