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Jim Jenkins lived in many different parts of the world as a child but graduated high school from Fayetteville, North Carolina. Jim met his wife while he was attending Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina and relocated to Florida to be with her. Jim and his wife are avid runners and triathletes and compete in relay races, marathons, and triathlons.


Languages spoken: Spanish

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Practice areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 30%
    8 years
  2. Personal Injury: 25%
    8 years
  3. Insurance: 25%
    8 years
  4. DUI & DWI: 15%
    8 years
  5. Car Accident: 5%
    8 years



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  • Michael Leonard Mastrogiovanni

    I've known Jim for many years, excellent litigator and trial lawyer.


    Michael Mastrogiovanni DUI and DWI Attorney
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  • Chase N Morinaka

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Contact info

Jenkins Law, P.L.

275 96th Avenue N.
Suite 5
Saint Petersburg, FL, 33702


FLMember in Good Standing200806/19/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Eagle ScoutBoy Scouts of America1997
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Associate AttorneyCarlson, Meissner, Hart & Hayslett2012 - 2013
Assistant State AttorneyState Attorney's Office 6th Judicial Circuit2008 - 2012
Summer AssociateAlvarez, Sambol & Winthrop, PA2007 - 2007
Summer AssociateSmith, Hood, Perkins, Et Al.2006 - 2006
ClerkLaw Office of Stephen J. Henry2005 - 2005
Association namePosition nameDuration
BNI - Referral MastersN/A2012 - Present
Clearwater Bar AssociationN/A2012 - Present
St. Pete Road RunnersN/A2012 - Present
Florida BarN/A2008 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Brief on Behalf of State of FloridaNettles vs. State2009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Stetson University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2008
Furman UniversityHistory, Political ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2005
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
The People's Law SchoolCriminal Law Panel2012