Our Legal Team


Charles A. Johnston Attorney at Law

To give you the best possible representation when you retain my services, I bring together a team to handle all aspects of your case, answer your questions and assist you as your case proceeds. Our team maintains your confidentiality and ensures that you receive our fullest attention throughout the resolution of your case. We fight for you!

Our legal team defends citizens from criminal charges throughout the Puget Sound region. Our team is experienced in providing criminal defense from charges filed by local municipalities, county government, state and federal charges.


Mike Baldassin, Private Investigator

Mike is 54 years old and has been a resident of the Puget Sound Area for over 30 years.  He has been married for 28 years and has 4 children.

Mike graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Sociology from the University of Washington.  He is a retired law enforcement officer from the Seattle Police Department and Oakland, California, Police Department.  He worked in the patrol unit, narcotics unit, felony suppression unit, SWAT detail, and taught in the police academy.

Mike brings unique skills and insights to the Johnston Team because of his law enforcement background and investigative experience.