Bobby Jones is the founder and President of Jones Law Group. He started the firm with a fundamental belief that great service would be the key to a successful law firm. That philosophy has proven to be correct. This belief has been the key to growing a successful law firm with a reputation for excellent advocacy and ultimately, the loyalty and respect of its clients.
Mr. Jones takes his clients’ needs and concerns seriously. He knows the legal process can be an overwhelming one. Upon case review, he assures his clients by thoroughly and honestly assessing their objectives, as well as the costs that will likely be incurred, allowing him to give his clients the utmost respect while providing them with the most direct courses of action that will result in the maximum benefits possible. He works tirelessly to outline all of the options available and uses his skills and experience to provide his clients with the best legal representation possible.
Bobby Jones’ focus is commercial litigation, including cases concerning construction and design defects, delay damages, termination, non-payment, differing site conditions, construction liens, insurance disputes, payment and performance bonds, warranties, code violations, scope of work, design professional negligence and general breach of contract issues. He has extensive experience with construction law and construction projects, and assists many clients in the drafting of construction contracts that help avoid future disputes. Mr. Jones’ practice also includes general commercial litigation, real estate litigation, contract preparation and review, personal injury, employment discrimination and harassment and overtime and wage claims. He is also very familiar with chapter 11, 13 and 7 bankruptcy proceedings, including the representation of secured creditors, (construction lien holders) unsecured creditors and unsecured creditor committees.
Prior to becoming a lawyer, Mr. Jones served in the United States Air Force. Mr. Jones lives in St. Petersburg with his wife, two sons and daughter. While not in the office, Mr. Jones is an avid offshore fisherman and outdoor enthusiast.
- Stetson University College of Law (cum laude, 2003)
- University of South Florida (B.S. Finance, 2000)
- All Florida state courts
- 11th Circuit Court of Appeals
- United Stated District Court for the Middle District of Florida
- United States District Court for the Southern District of Florida
- United States District Court for the Northern District of Florida