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Judy M. Jones

Judy M. Jones

Location:
Wilmington, Delaware
Phone:
302-594-3312
Fax:
302-654-3033
Email:

Judy M. Jones joined the firm in May, 2015 after maintaining her own solo practice. She practices as a litigator in a variety of the Delaware courts, focusing her practice primarily in the Delaware Family Courts where she regularly appears in all three counties. Ms. Jones concentrates her practice in all the traditional areas of family law, including divorce, property division, alimony, custody/visitation and child support. She also has substantial experience in child welfare law, including the presentation and defense in termination of parental rights, guardianship, substantiation and adoption cases, privately and those cases involving the Division of Family Services. Ms. Jones is also a Delaware Superior Court certified mediator and assists in alternative dispute resolution for clients seeking to avoid litigation.

Ms. Jones is admitted to practice in the State of Delaware and the United States District Court for the District of Delaware and she is a member of the Delaware Bar Association.

After graduating from James Madison University (B.A.) in 1991 cum laude, Ms. Jones attended Widener University School of Law receiving her J.D. in 1996, cum laude. Before entering into private practice Ms. Jones clerked for the Honorable William J. Walls, Jr. and William N. Nicholas of the Delaware Family Court, Kent County.

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Superior Court Certified Mediator, Delaware State Bar Association

Bar Admissions

  • Delaware, 1996
  • U.S. District Court District of Delaware

Education

  • Widener University School of Law, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
    • J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence cum laude - 1996
    • Honors: Order of Barristers
    • Honors: First Vice President of the Moot Court Honor Society
    • Honors: Phi Delta Kappa Harrington Inn Honor Chapter
    • Honors: Phi Kappa Phi
    • Honors: Received Certificate of Achievement in Labor Law
    • Honors: Received Certificate of Achievement in Federal Courts
    • Honors: With Honors
  • James Madison University
    • B.A. cum laude - 1991
    • Major: Communications

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association, 1993 - Present
  • Delaware State Bar Association, 1996 - Present
  • Delaware State Bar Association, Family Law Section, 1997 - Present
  • Delaware State Bar Association, Women Section

Past Employment Positions

  • Honorable William N. Nicholas and the Honorable William J. Walls, Jr., Delaware Family Court, Kent County, Law Clerk

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