2020 SPD Annual Criminal Defense Conference

-Speaker Biographies- 



Jake Johnson Jake Johnson is the senior producer/engineer and owner of Paradyme Productions, an award-winning recording studio and production facility in Madison, Wisconsin. Jake has been nominated for multiple Emmy awards for his audio work and has won multiple accolades including producer of the year, studio engineer of the year, and studio of the year. He is an voting member of the National Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (The Grammy’s) and has engineering and production credits on over 520 nationally released albums and over 3500 songs for hundreds of different clients, as well as dozens of audiobooks, podcasts, and commercials. In addition to music and professional audio work,
Jake is an expert analyst and does forensic audio and video work with Paradyme Audio & Video Forensics for legal cases, and has worked on dozens of criminal and civil cases. Jake has been a panelist at various music & technology conferences across the country, has worked with musical artists and companies big and small from across the globe (including Disney, Apple, Aldi, The Jimi Hendrix Foundation, Fender Guitars, Sony, Yamaha, McDonald’s and many more), and has taught and mentored many students through academic recording programs. He is the author of multiple books about recording, technology, engineering, and production.