Andrew P. Johnson

Divorce Child Custody Visitation AttorneyAndrew Johnson is a licensed Attorney in California who is also a Certified Family Law Specialist. Mr. Johnsons’ law practice is entirely devoted to the practice of Family Law located in Vista, California directly across from the Courthouse. Mr. Johnson became a member of the Bar in 2000, and over the past 15 years has worked for himself, Basie and Fritz Attorney’s at Law and the Law Offices of James A. Hennenhoefer A.P.C where he was a partner before opening his own practice in 2011. Mr. Johnson earned a Masters Degree in Accounting from San Diego State University, (1995), and his undergraduate degree was earned at the University of Denver, (1986). Mr. Johnson served in the United Sates Navy as an officer and aviator from 1987 to 2005 and retired from the United Sated Navy Reserve as a Commander, (2005).

  • Areas of Practice
  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody, Visitation and Parenting Plans
  • Child Support
  • Spousal Support
  • High Asset Divorce
  • Divorce Involving Closely-Held Business or Professional Practice
  • Post Decree Changes and Modifications
  • Paternity

Litigation Percentage

75% of Practice Devoted to Negotiation and Mediation

25% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

Family Law, State Bar of California, 2008

Bar Admissions

California, 2000
U.S. Tax Court, 2002
U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 2000


California Western School of Law, San Diego, California
Law Review: California Western School of Law Review, 1998 – 1999

San Diego State University, San Diego, California
M.S. – 1995
Major: Accountancy

University of Denver, Denver, Colorado
B.S. – 1986
Major: Business Administration

Professional Associations and Memberships

Judge Pro Tempore, Family Law Superior Court
CFLS North County Bar Association
San Diego County Bar, Executive Committee, Member, 2009 – 2011
Court-Recommended Family Law Mediator
AICPA Conference on Tax Strategies Passed Uniform CPA examination *United States Navy, Commander USNR (ret), 1986 – 2005

Past Employment Positions

United State Navy & Reserve, Commander, 1986 – 2006