Jonathan Befus

Qualifications

Jonathan received his Bachelor’s degree from Florida State University in 2010  and his Juris Doctorate from St. Thomas University School of Law in 2020. While in law school, Jonathan was a member of two honors organizations: Moot Court and the Journal of Complex Litigation. During law school, Jonathan competed in several moot court competitions.  In 2020, Jonathan was awarded membership into the National Order of the Barristers in recognition of outstanding performance in Moot Court and oral advocacy. Additionally, while at St. Thomas, Jonathan was a member of the Cyber/IP Law Society.  Jonathan interned at the Public Defender’s Office 2nd Judicial Circuit in Tallahassee during undergrad.  During law school, Jonathan interned at the Public Defender’s Office of the 17th Judicial Circuit and at a criminal defense firm. Jonathan is a member of the Florida Bar and solely concentrates his practice on the defense of workers’ compensation claims.

Areas of Practice

  • Workers' Compensation Defense

Education

  • Florida State University, B.S. 2010
  • St. Thomas University School of Law, J.D. 2020

Bar & Court Admissions

  • The Florida Bar