Christopher Janes

Michles & Booth, P.A.
501 Brent Ln
Rachael Lott
Pensacola, FL 32503
(850) 438-4848
www.forthevictims.com/


Christopher Janes attended on scholarship and obtained his law degree from Emory University, where he was co-captain of the Moot Court Team.

Chris graduated with honors from Birmingham-Southern College. After receiving his undergraduate degree, Chris served two years in the United States Peace Corps in Lesotho, Southern Africa, where he was a high school English teacher and primary deaf education researcher. While at Birmingham-Southern College, Chris was one of the founding members of the Southern-Volunteer Services and was a Big Brother with United Way.

His 19-year litigation experience includes medical malpractice, personal injury and workers’ compensation. He is currently the managing attorney of Michles & Booth’s Fort Walton Beach office.

Certifications/ Specialties
Okaloosa County Bar President 2017-2018
American Inns of Court

Employment
Michles & Booth
2006 - Present

Christopher P. Janes, P.A.
2003 - 2006

Smith & Janes, P.A.
1997 - 2003

Clark, Partington, Hart, Larry, Bond & Stackhouse,
1996 - 1997

Taylor & Taylor
1995 - 1996

Education
B.A. in English
Birmingham-Southern College
Birmingham, AL
1985

Doctor of Jurisprudence
Emory University School of Law
Atlanta, GA
1996

Memberships
Florida Bar Association
Dec 3, 1996

U.S. District Court Middle District of Florida
Oct 30, 2005

U.S. District Court Northern District of Florida
Oct 30, 1997

Alabama Bar Association
Oct 30, 1995

Georgia Bar Association
Jun 5, 1995

U.S. District Court Middle District of Alabama
Oct 30, 1995

Board Certified Civil Trial Specialist, Florida Bar
May 1, 2020

Awards
The National Trial Lawyers - Top 100 Trial Lawyers

2020 Top 10 Plaintiff's - Personal Injury

National Association of Distinguished Counsel - 2021

Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Jan 1, 2021

Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Jan 1, 2021

The Florida Bar - Board Certified
Jan 1, 2021

Practice Areas
CAR ACCIDENTS
MEDICAL NEGLIGENCE
NURSING HOME ABUSE
PREMISES LIABILITY
PRODUCT LIABILITY
WRONGFUL DEATH