Mr. Kent Thomas Jones Esq.

Mr. Kent Thomas Jones Esq.

Jones & Associates
  • Criminal Law, Divorce, Insurance Defense...
  • Tennessee
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Summary

I have over 16 years in insurance defense, worker's compensation, employment law and litigation. I have argued appeals to the Tennessee Supreme Court and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. After serving as a Senior Partner with a large, multi-state defense firm, I started Jones & Associates, PLLC over 2 years ago. We have branched into retaliatory discharge, pharmaceutical products liability, automobile accidents and premises liability. The firm is currently focused on DIVORCE and CRIMINAL DEFENSE.

Education
The George Washington University Law School
J.D. / Law and International Law (1991)
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Honors: Member, Moot Court Board
Activities: President of the International Law Society
University of Tennessee - Knoxville
B.A. / English and Honors Political Science
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Honors: B.A. with Honors
Professional Experience
Founding and Managing Member
Jones & Associates
- Current
Associate, Member, Senior Member
Allen, Kopet & Associates, PLLC
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In-house Counsel and Corporate Trainer
Harrison Direct, Inc.
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International Trade Law Clerk
Graham & James
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Conducted research and drafted memoranda on international trade law.
Publications
Certifications
Licensed to Practice Law in Tennessee
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
Awards
Admitted
AM Best Top Rated Insurance Attorneys
Based on client feedback.
Moot Court Board Member
George Washington University Law School
First place oralist, second place overall, Jessup Moot Court Comp.
George Washington University Law School
Professional Associations
Cleveland, Tennessee Bar Association # 20158
Member
- Current
Activities: Attend regular informational meetings.
UTK Alumni Association
Member
- Current
George Washington University Alumni Association
- Current
St. Peter's Episcopal School Board
Member at Large
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Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
Tennessee
6th Circuit
Federal Circuit
Fees
  • Free Consultation
    For billable cases, the first consultation is free.
  • Contingent Fees
    For workers' compensation plaintiff's cases, the fee is 20% of the total indemnity award. For other liability cases, it is 33 1/3 % or 40% if it goes to appeal.
  • Rates, Retainers and Additional Information
    I graduated from the George Washington University National Law School, where I was a Member of the Moot Court Board.
Practice Areas
  • Criminal Law
  • Divorce
  • Insurance Defense
  • Appeals & Appellate
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Employment Law
Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Social Media
Websites & Blogs
Website
Website
Current website
Contact & Map
Tennessee Litigation
1-B Paulmar Drive
Chattanooga, TN 37415
USA
Telephone: (423) 424-6208