ason 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. Since graduating, Jason has practiced solely in the area of criminal law and has amassed over 50 Jury Trials handling cases ranging from simple misdemeanors all the way up to 1st degree Murder. He has been admitted to practice in the State of Florida, United States Southern District Court and is an active member in the Broward Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and Florida Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.