John M. Janousek
Associate
John Janousek was admitted to the Florida Bar in 2012 and is admitted to practice before the United States District Courts for the Middle and Southern Districts of Florida, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Mr. Janousek received his Bachelor of Arts, majoring in Philosophy, cum laude, from the University of Florida in 2008 and his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Florida Levin College of Law in 2012. While in law school, Mr. Janousek served as the Senior Research Editor for the Florida Law Review. He was awarded the Outstanding Candidate Award and the Outstanding Associate Editor Award. He also earned book awards for both Law Review and Antitrust. Prior to joining Bell & Roper, Mr. Janousek served as a law clerk to the Honorable Maurice M. Paul, Senior United States District Judge, in the United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida. He also worked in private practice, defending clients in federal and state civil matters in such areas as products liability, personal injury, and malpractice liability.

OVERVIEW & EXPERIENCE

Mr. Janousek practices primarily in the areas of civil rights, employment law, public entity law, and insurance coverage.

EDUCATION

  • University of Florida Levin College of Law, J.D., 2012, cum laude
  • University of Florida, B.A., Philosophy, 2008, cum laude

PRACTICE AREAS

  • Civil Rights
  • Employment Law
  • Public Entity Law
  • Insurance Coverage

ADMITTED TO PRACTICE

  • Florida
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Florida
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Florida
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit

PROFESSIONAL INVOLVEMENT

  • Orange County Bar Association

SELECTED HONORS & RECOGNITION

  • Outstanding Candidate Award, Florida Law Review, University of Florida Levin College of Law
  • Outstanding Associate Editor Award, Florida Law Review, University of Florida Levin College of Law
  • Book Awards for both Law Review and Antitrust, University of Florida Levin College of Law

A complete list of Mr. Janousek’s reported cases is available upon request.