George C. Jones

Overview

GEORGE C. JONES has spent his entire career as a litigator, with special concentration in appellate, product liability, patent and commercial matters. He appears regularly in both federal and state courts.

Mr. Jones has argued appeals before the Federal Circuit and Third Circuit Courts of Appeals, the New Jersey Supreme Court, and the New Jersey Superior Court, Appellate Division. He has been involved in a number of cases that resulted in published decisions, including the following noteworthy matters: Campos v. Firestone Tire and Rubber Co., 98 N.J. 198 (1984); Ladner v. Mercedes-Benz of North America, Inc., 266 N.J. Super. 481 (App. Div. 1993); Weiss v. Mercedes-Benz of North America, Inc., 899 F. Supp. 1297 (D.N.J. 1995), aff’d, 66 F.3d 314 (3d Cir. 1995); and Weiss v. Carpenter, Bennett & Morrissey, 143 N.J. 420 (1996).

He has also served as a member of a special Supreme Court committee examining and recommending changes to Rules 1.13, 4.2 and 4.3 of the Rules of Professional Conduct.

  • Listed in Super Lawyers® (2006-2007), a Thomson Reuters business, in the areas of Civil Litigation, Intellectual Property Litigation, and Appellate. A description of the standard or methodology on which the accolade is based can be found HERE (No aspect of the advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court).

Overview

GEORGE C. JONES has spent his entire career as a litigator, with special concentration in appellate, product liability, patent and commercial matters. He appears regularly in both federal and state courts.

Mr. Jones has argued appeals before the Federal Circuit and Third Circuit Courts of Appeals, the New Jersey Supreme Court, and the New Jersey Superior Court, Appellate Division. He has been involved in a number of cases that resulted in published decisions, including the following noteworthy matters: Campos v. Firestone Tire and Rubber Co., 98 N.J. 198 (1984); Ladner v. Mercedes-Benz of North America, Inc., 266 N.J. Super. 481 (App. Div. 1993); Weiss v. Mercedes-Benz of North America, Inc., 899 F. Supp. 1297 (D.N.J. 1995), aff’d, 66 F.3d 314 (3d Cir. 1995); and Weiss v. Carpenter, Bennett & Morrissey, 143 N.J. 420 (1996).

He has also served as a member of a special Supreme Court committee examining and recommending changes to Rules 1.13, 4.2 and 4.3 of the Rules of Professional Conduct.

  • Listed in Super Lawyers® (2006-2007), a Thomson Reuters business, in the areas of Civil Litigation, Intellectual Property Litigation, and Appellate. A description of the standard or methodology on which the accolade is based can be found HERE (No aspect of the advertisement has been approved by the Supreme Court).

Education

Boston University School of Law (J.D., cum laude 1978)
Yale University (A.B. cum laude 1974)

Admissions

State of New Jersey
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit
State of New York
U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit

Memberships

American Bar Association
New Jersey State Bar Association
Morris County Bar Association