About Johnny Gardner

Johnny Gardner is the Principal and Senior Attorney of the Johnny Gardner Law Group. He began his legal career in 1992 as an Assistant Solicitor for the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit in Horry County. Three years later, he entered private practice and founded his own law firm. Johnny diligently represents clients in the areas of criminal defense, DUI defense, family law,personal injury, worker’s compensation and business law.

Johnny is a member of the South Carolina Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the National College of DUI Defense, and is certified in DUI Detection and Standardized Field Sobriety Testing. Over his career he has continued to study the law and trial techniques and he continues to attend training courses in the areas of criminal defense, domestic law, and personal injury. He has tried cases large and small in virtually every criminal and civil court in the Grand Strand area. He was a United States Army captain in the 82nd Airborne before attending law school at the University of South Carolina School of Law. He is a Horry County native who knows the local courts, prosecutors and attorneys.

  • 20 Years Trial Experience
  • Law Degree from University of South Carolina
  • Solicitor for the Fifteenth Judicial Circuit
  • Army Captain 82nd Airborne
  • Degree in Political Science from Coastal Carolina
  • DUI Defense
  • Personal Injury
  • Family Law
  • Criminal Law
  • Appellate Practice
  • General Civil