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Waco Business Law and Franchise Attorney

Legal Guidance for Businesses, Franchise Companies, Families and Individuals

The Law Offices of James M. Johnston, Jr. PLLC is not your traditional law firm. Our managing member, James "Duke" Johnston, has been recognized by Texas Lawyer Magazine as one of the top 50 "in-house" attorneys in the State of Texas as a result of his work with numerous public and private corporations over the last 20 plus years. In 2016, Duke formed the Law Offices of James M. Johnston, Jr. PLLC in order to provide his clients with the opportunity to lower their legal fees by utilizing the "in-house" counsel financial model with an independent law firm. are continuously striving to evolve by transforming the delivery of legal services to our clients. In his capacity as a legal counselor, Attorney Duke Johnston has the experience, knowledge, and skill needed to help franchisors and franchisees nationwide, and businesses and individuals located in Texas, with a variety of legal issues. We approach every legal problem with a creative and cost-effective problem-solving technique.

At the Law Offices of James M. Johnston, Jr. PLLC, it is our primary mission to see your personal and professional growth. For step-by-step legal guidance concerning your business or your personal matters, do not wait to speak with a team that possesses the legal know-how, business savvy, and problem-solving ability to resolve your legal matter in the most favorable way possible. Choose to work with the Law Offices of James M. Johnston, Jr. PLLC today.

Why are clients choosing to work with the Law Offices of James M. Johnston, Jr. PLLC:

  • No-cost, no-obligation initial consultations
  • Handling all aspects of business law for more than 20 years
  • We keep our overhead costs and your legal fees low
  • Individualized, one-on-one attention from a seasoned attorney


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Serving Businesses Throughout Texas

The Law Offices of James M. Johnston, Jr. PLLC takes great pride in providing results-oriented counsel for entrepreneurs who are looking to grow their businesses. As a result, whether we are handling complex legal disputes or straightforward negotiations involving business operations, we stay focused on resolutions that can lead to long-term protection and growth for our clients. Simply put: our Waco business lawyer sets you up for success early on so you can enjoy the return on your investment as soon as possible.

To discuss your legal matter confidentially, contact our offices today at (254) 791-5622.