Michael T. McGinn

Michael Timothy McGinn

Michael T. McGinn

Associate Attorney
Orlando, Florida

Michael McGinn has aggressively defended members of the Central Florida community in the many settings and stages of the Criminal System. As an Assistant Public defender at the 9th Judicial Circuit in Orange county, he has advocated against charges ranging from DUI to First Degree Murder. He's also litigated cases to trial in Juvenile Courts - both Misdemeanor and Felony, and he's provided guidance for those in Specialty Courts - Drug Court and Veteran's Court.

Born and raised in Central Florida, Michael McGinn graduated from the Florida State University School of Law, where he focused on honing trial advocacy and legal writing skills. He was a member of the school's Mock Trial Team and a member of the Journal of Trasnational Law and Policy. Michael McGinn looks forward to advocating for clients and staunchly defending their rights.

Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Defense

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 2016


  • Florida State University College of Law, Tallahassee, Florida
    • J.D.
  • Florida Gulf Coast University, Fort Myers
    • B.A. (Cum Laude)
    • Honors: With Honors
    • Major: Philosophy

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Florida Association for Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2016 - Present
  • Central Florida Association for Criminal Defense Lawyers, 2016 - Present

Past Employment Positions

  • Public Defender's Office-9th Judicial Circuit, Assistant Public Defender