A graduate from the George Washington University Law School (GW), Kent T. Jones is the Owner and Managing Partner of Jones & Associates PC. Kent s undergraduate paintings at the University of Tennessee at Knoxville was in English and Honors Political Science. At GW, Kent placed first as an oralist inside the Mid-Atlantic Regionals of the Phillip Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition and turned into appointed to be a has club of the GW Moot Court Board. Additionally, he served as President of the GW International Law Society, sponsoring speaker panels on global trade law, worldwide crook law, international human rights regulation and different regions, including, however not confined to sponsorship of an International Law Weekend with the Georgetown University Law School with a speaker from the U.S. Department of Commerce. After clerking for a distinguished federal securities law workplace and worldwide trade regulation office, both in Washington, DC, he secured an in-residence role with a corporation in Chattanooga, Tennessee, generating contracts for Fortune 500 agencies. During the next 13 years, Kent did predominantly coverage and people compensation protection paintings for a regional regulation office, where he was a Senior Partner, with the execption of 1 and one 1/2 years with a plaintiff s employment discrimination regulation workplace in Chattanooga. He shaped Jones & Associates PC in April of 2012, and the middle regions of practice evolved into insurance regulation, divorce, crook protection and personal injury, as well as different diverse assignments concerning real estate, industrial creditors bankruptcy, wills, conservatorships, mother or father ad litem paintings and employees compensation. He is a former member of the Board of Trustees for a nearby, personal Episcopal School and has participated in volunteer activities inside the Hamilton County network, basically regarding fitness and youngsters.
- Criminal Law
- Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes
- Collaborative Law, Contested Divorce, Military Divorce, Property Division, Same Sex Divorce, Spousal Support & Alimony, Uncontested Divorce
- Insurance Defense
- Appeals & Appellate
- Civil Appeals, Federal Appeals
- Workers Compensation
- Employment Law
- Employee Benefits, Employment Contracts, Employment Discrimination, ERISA, Overtime & Unpaid Wages, Sexual Harassment, Whistleblower, Wrongful Termination
Free Consultancy Service
For billable instances, the primary consultation is free.
For workers compensation plaintiff s instances, the fee is 20% of the entire indemnity award. For other liability instances, it is 33 1/three % or 40% if it is going to appeal.
Retaines and Rates
I graduated from the George Washington University National Law School, in which I became a has club of the Moot Court Board.
Tennessee Supreme Court
Admitted to Practice Before the United States Dist. Ct. for the Eastern Dist. of Tenn.
United States District Court
Admitted to Practice Before the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals
Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals
Licensed Life, Accident and Health Insurance Provider
State of Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance
- English: Spoken, Written
- Owner and Managing Partner
Jones & Associates, PC
- Associate, has membership, Senior has membership
Allen, Kopet & Associates, PLLC
- In-house Counsel and Corporate Trainer
Harrison Direct, Inc.
- International Trade Law Clerk
Graham & James
- Federal Securities Law Clerk
Routier, Mackey & Johnson, PC
Graduation year: 1988
Graduation year: 1984