Timothy Jansen is a nationally recognized criminal defense attorney with 33 years of legal experience. He is a Former Federal Prosecutor that specialized in White Collar and Health Care Fraud prosecutions. Mr. Jansen has defended several complex White Collar cases resulting in acquittals for his clients in federal court. He also defends Healthcare fraud cases in both state and federal courts. With extensive experience in the representation of professional, collegiate, and high school athletes and coaches in criminal and university matters, our clients even include 2014 Heisman winner Jameis Winston. A former federal prosecutor, Mr. Jansen is well-practiced in defending high-profile criminal cases and administrative related hearings. He has obtained acquittals in both state and federal courts and has hundreds of trials and hearings to his name.
Guest Appearances & Accolades
Mr. Jansen has also made numerous guest appearances as a legal analyst on Court TV, Geraldo, Greta van Susteren, and Nancy Grace. Mr. Jansen recently appeared in the Discovery ID mini-series Joe Exoctic: Tigers, Lies, and Cover-Up, and was also featured in Pulitzer Prize winner Mike McIntire's book Champions Way: Football, Florida, and the Lost Souls of College Sports. As a former Assistant U.S. Attorney in Tampa and Tallahassee, Mr. Jansen gained valuable experience and knowledge in defending white collar/fraud and drug cases in federal court. He received the highest independent rating AA, Martindale-Hubbell legal ranking by his peers for his outstanding legal ability and ethical standards, and was selected to to Super Lawyers for 2021. Super Lawyers is an exclusive list of top-rated attorneys in specific practice areas who were chosen after thorough evaluation of numerous criteria. In addition, he has argued cases before Florida Supreme Court and 11th Circuit of Appeals, U.S. Appellate Court in Atlanta. With a focus on criminal defense, he opened his firm in July 1994.