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Gardiner Johnson, American lawyer. Bar: California 1928.


Johnson, Gardiner was born on August 10, 1905 in San Jose, California, United States. Son of George W. and Izora (Carter) George.


Bachelor of Arts California, 1926. Juris Doctor, University California, 1928.


Private practice, San Francisco. Partner Johnson & Stanton, 1952—1984.


  • Bar: California 1928.


Member Republican State Central Committee, 1934—1936, 1950—1986, Alameda County Republican Central Committee, 1934—1937, 1959—1986, California Legislature 18th Assembly District, 1935—1947, Citizens Legislation Advisory Commission, 1957—1961, Republican National Committee, 1964—1968. Speaker pro tempore California Legislature 18th Assembly District, 1940. Alternate delegate Republican National Convention, 1940, delegate, 1956, 1960, 1964, 1968, 1976.

Member, national drafting committee Council State Governments, 1944—1947. Chairman Governor's Conference Education, 1955, California Delaware White House Conference Education, 1955. President California Republican Assembly, 1959, University California Hospitals Auxiliary, 1956—1958, California History Society, 1968—1970, Florence Crittenton Home, San Francisco, 1967—1969, board directors, 1969—1969, since 1976, University California Hospitals Auxiliary, 1960—1970, Spring Opera San Francisco, 1963—1969, Child Welfare League America, 1976—1984, Florence Crittenton Association America, 1969—1975, vice president, 1973—1975.

Board governors San Francisco Heart Association, 1963—1970, chairman, 1966—1969. Member council Save-the-Redwoods League, since 1970. Fellow: American College Trial Lawyers.

Member: American Bar Association (committee state legislation 1957-1959, vice chairman committee public contracts 1959), Bar Association San Francisco (president 1958), Presidio Society (director since 1981), Inter-American Bar Association, International Bar Association (alternate delegate 8th Conference Salzburg 1960), Association Trial Lawyers America, Lawyers Club (San Francisco), Pacific-Union Club, Commonwealth Club (California) (life. President 1958-1959), Kappa Delta Rho, Phi Delta Phi, Phi Beta Kappa.


Married Doris Louise Miller, September 28, 1935. Children: Jacqueline Ann, Stephen Miller.

George W. George

Izora (Carter) George

Doris Louise Miller

Jacqueline Ann Johnson

Stephen Miller Johnson