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Our office is conveniently located in Fort Lauderdale. We have the experience to aggressively pursue the full benefits to which you may be due. When you need quality representation from an experienced local law firm, whether it is a workplace accident, automobile accident, or slip and fall accident, the Law Offices of Jason G. Barnett will work to get you the compensation and medical care you are entitled to by law. Se Habla Espaol. -----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
1132 SE 2nd Avenue
Fort Lauderdale FL 33316
Mr. Barnett currently practices in the areas of Social Security Disability, Longshore and Harbor Workers Compensation Act, and Veterans Disability at the Law Offices of Jason G. Barnett, his brother's law firm, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Mr. Barnett previously worked for three years as the Assistant Commissioner for the New York City Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) during the mayoral administration of Rudolph W. Giuliani. As part of his duties, Mr. Barnett planned the day-to-day operations and activities of the Consumer Services, Legal, Enforcement and Adjudication Divisions, comprising 158 employees with a multi-million dollar annual budget.
Prior to working for the Giuliani Administration, he was Assistant General Counsel and Government Affairs Director to Omega World Travel, Inc., one of the largest travel management companies in the country. At Omega, he drafted and helped negotiate national and international business agreements and assisted the chief operating officer in the day-to-day management of the company. He also represented Omega's interests before elected and non-elected government officials, agencies, and boards.
Mr. Barnett also previously served on the staff of former U.S. Representative Stephen J. Solarz as a District Representative and Assistant Press Secretary and later on the majority staff of the U.S. House of Representatives, Government Reform and Oversight Committee, Subcommittee on Government Management. Mr. Barnett worked on an oversight investigation of executive branch travel expenditures.
Brooklyn College/City University of New York
Massachusetts School of Law
Juris Doctorate, 0
Jason G. Barnett was born in Brooklyn, New York and raised in a lower middle class blue collar neighborhood of Haverhill, Massachusetts. After graduating from Haverhill High School, Mr. Barnett obtained an academic scholarship to attend the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and graduated in 1991 with honors (Cum Laude). While at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Mr. Barnett distinguished himself academically and was selected to become a member of the oldest and most prestigious academic fraternity, Phi Beta Kappa.
Upon graduation from college, Mr. Barnett attended the University of Miami School of Law and graduated in 1994 with honors (Cum Laude). While attending law school, Mr. Barnett distinguished himself academically and was selected to become the law clerk for the Honorable Judge Amy Dean of the 11th Judicial Circuit for the State of Florida. During his last year of law school, Mr. Barnett was given a full scholarship and selected from thousands of law students throughout the United States to be part of the prestigious State of Florida Legislative Intern Program.
While working as a legislative intern, Mr. Barnett worked hand in hand with the General Counsel for the Florida Legislature and was actively involved in complex litigation, including cases ultimately argued before the Florida Supreme Court.
After graduating from law school in 1994, Mr. Barnett worked as an associate attorney at the AAA rated law firm of Miller, Kagan, Rodriguez and Silver, P.A. practicing exclusively in the area of workers' compensation law. In order to expand his practice areas, in 1996 Mr. Barnett opened his own boutique law firm specializing in the legal areas of workers' compensation, personal injury litigation, Social Security Disability (SSD/SSI), Longshore and Harbor Act, Land Base Act, veterans administration benefits, The Fair Standard Labor Act for wage and hour violations, and wrongful and retaliatory discharge.
Jason G. Barnett is a member of the Florida Bar, the Federal Bar for the Southern District of Florida, the Workers' Compensation Section of the Florida Bar, and the American Bar Association.
The Law Offices of Jason G. Barnett, P.A. has grown to a four attorney law firm practicing in the above legal areas in the State of Florida and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
University of Massachusetts, Amherst
University of Miami School of Law
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