STEVEN n. jONES, Managing Partner
Licensed Attorney in Georgia and New York
Don’t let his smile fool you; Steven established a reputation as a fair, but fierce prosecutor during his time as a Chief Senior Assistant District Attorney for the Fulton County District Attorney’s Office. He received his law degree from Cornell University Law School after obtaining his Masters in Divinity from the Candler School of Theology at Emory University. He began his legal career as a Staff Attorney for the Honorable Michael D. Johnson with the Fulton County Superior Court, Atlanta Judicial Circuit. As Judge Johnson’s Staff Attorney, he was responsible for handling the Judge's entire civil docket.
Steven continued his legal career as an Assistant District Attorney with the Fulton County District Attorney’s Office, Atlanta Judicial Circuit. He handled over two hundred felony and misdemeanor cases and was recognized as the Non-Complex Trial Attorney of the Year. Steven was promoted to the Community Prosecution Unit as the Police Zone 1 Community Prosecutor where he worked directly with the police and the community to address crime in the Zone 1 community. As a result of his dedicated work ethic and drive, he was appointed to the position of Director of the Community Prosecution Unit. In this capacity, he oversaw all of the police zones in Atlanta, as well as supervised the seven other Community Prosecutors responsible for each zone. The Honorable District Attorney Paul L. Howard Jr. recognized his performance by awarding him as Community Prosecutor of the Year.
After being seriously injured in a car accident himself, Steven handled his own case and decided to use the funds he has recovered to start his own practice helping people who have suffered from car accidents and the negligence of others.
Steven is also the founder and executive director of the Alliance to Reunite and Repair Our World better known as ARROW. Please visit www.racialhealing.org for more information. He is available to speak on issues of race, law and the criminal justice system upon request.
Judith E. Jones, partner
Judith Jones is a partner at the Jones & Jones Law Group, LLC. She is an accomplished trial attorney with over eight years of experience in criminal and family law. She is a passionate litigator who relentlessly pursues the best possible outcome for her clients. Judith is committed to helping her clients navigate the painful and complex issues within family law as well as fiercely defending them in criminal matters. Judith Jones is a trial lawyer and enjoys going to court and litigating the issues. Her calm and collected demeanor along with her knowledge of the law make her a formidable advocate.
Judith Jones was born in Liberia, but grew up in New York and Texas. Her passion for justice began at a young age. As a result, Judith went on to receive her law degree from Mercer University, Walter F. George School of Law. After law school, she founded her own law practice, The Dickerson Law Firm, LLC specializing in family law. As a sole practitioner, she helped clients through the emotional and legal hurdles of divorce, child custody issues and legitimations. She then went on to become a prosecutor in Fulton County where she prosecuted hundreds of misdemeanors including DUI’s. Having both a family law and a criminal law background, she is also able to navigate those cases that have elements of both, including temporary protective orders, restraining orders and family domestic violence issues.
Judith is a mother of a special needs child and has experienced divorce herself. She can speak from personal experience regarding the different dynamics of complex divorce proceedings, especially those involving children with special needs who have IEP’s. Being remarried, Judith also knows how a blended family operates. Ultimately, you need a lawyer
who is experienced in crafting a successful parenting plan, yet also knows how a successful parenting plan looks like in real life. Judith knows the pitfalls to look out for and how to craft your final decree in a manner that works best. Whatever you do, do not attempt to sign something that is going to affect you and your family for years to come without the right legal representation. Give Judith Jones a call today.
LA CHUNNA BRYANT
La Chunna Bryant is the founder and owner of AOM Service and Consulting, LLC and provides paralegal and case management services for the office. La Chunna began her legal career as a transcriber for Ms. Jean Bowen, a court reporter. La Chunna was later promoted as a Deputy Clerk for the Immigration Citizenship Initiative under the Honorable Luther “Dan” Thomas, Clerk of Courts for the Northern District of Georgia.
La Chunna continued her legal career as a garnishment clerk for Crowe & Mann, Attorneys at Law. At the conclusion of her tenure with Crowe & Mann she followed her passion for the law by providing paralegal and office management services for Strong Legal Counsel. In addition, she expanded her legal services and began working with Attorney Jones in August of 2014.
She also serves as co-host with Attorney Jones on the One Race One World One Future Radio Show and actively serves on the board of several nonprofit organizations; including her home church. Her diverse work background and years of experience in ministry, allow her to work with the firm and uphold its values of zealous representation, service and commitment.
Master's Degree in Ministry, emphasis on Church Adminstration & Finance, Seminary of the Apostle's Doctrine, Inc., 2004
Certified Information Processing Specialist, Atlanta Area Technical College, 1991
Active Member of the Georgia Association of Paralegals
Paralegal Volunteer, Atlanta Volunteer Lawyer Foundation
Currently assigned to the Safe Families Division of the Fulton County Court