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Why you need JON JONES as your attorney.

Whether it is his years of experience as a prosecutor trying hundreds of cases, his years in private practice successfully representing the interests of hundreds of clients or his 16 years as a District Court Judge presiding over thousands of cases where he served as Chief District Judge in the 25th Judicial District and as President of the North Carolina District Court Judge’s Association, Jon Jones has developed the skills, the relationships and experience to understand how to best handle your case.


  • Five (5) years as a PROSECUTOR in Burke, Catawba and Caldwell Counties trying countless cases including hundreds of jury trials.
  • Sixteen (16) years as DISTRICT COURT JUDGE in Burke, Catawba and Caldwell Counties including 4 years and CHIEF DISTRICT COURT JUDGE. As Chief Judge, Judge Jones brought Family Court to the district and established case management rules for all Civil cases as well as Family law cases of divorce, child custody, child support, alimony, property settlement (equitable distribution).
  • Over nine (9) years in PRIVATE PRACTICE handling cases in Western North Carolina involving many types of civil and criminal litigation.


  • Going back to private practice for the last seven (7) years, Jon has been concentrating his practice in areas of litigation including all types of domestic or family law disputes, civil personal injury matters as well as criminal and traffic cases. In addition, Jon handles wills, estates, contracts and many other non-litigation matters.
  • Representing a wide range of clients, including many attorneys, businesses, local government bodies and individuals, Jon has earned the respect of his colleagues and those he has represented.


  • Bachelor of Science in Business (Public Administration) from Virginia Tech.[GO HOKIES].
  • Juris Doctor from Wake Forest University School of Law [GO DEACONS].
  • Admitted to practice in North Carolina in 1979.
  • Member of North Carolina State Bar, North Carolina Bar Association and Burke County Bar Association.