Fort Lauderdale Criminal Lawyer Jason Kaufman
Jason Kaufman, formerly a partner in Schmidt and Kaufman, PA, specializes in the area of criminal law. He received his bachelor’s degree in Journalism from the University of Florida in 2000 and freelanced as a photojournalist and an elementary school teacher before going to law school. While obtaining his Juris Doctorate from Nova Southeastern University, Jason was a member of the American Association of Trial Lawyers and was in the Pro Bono Honor Program.
Focused Strength & Experience
Serving as an Assistant Public Defender in Broward County, Jason handled a caseload averaging over 100 felony circuit criminal cases on a daily basis. During this time he handled and tried verdict cases ranging from simple misdemeanors to first degree murder and capital sexual battery. His extensive trial experience as a criminal lawyer helped to build a formidable presence in the courtroom. Partnering with attorney Ron Schmidt, Jason continued to focus solely in the area of criminal law and has amassed over 70 Jury Trials handling cases ranging from simple misdemeanors all the way up to first degree Murder.