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Contact information:
City Centre
200 South Lamar Street
Jackson, Mississippi 39201-4099
Telephone: (601) 812-6630
Facsimile: (601) 206-0019
CJones@maronmarvel.com

Christi Jones is a Director in our Jackson, Mississippi office and has represented clients involved in mass tort litigation for the past seven years. She presently serves as national discovery and pleadings counsel for a diversified global company frequently targeted in mass tort litigation, and through this role, has mastered the corporate history of the company and its multiple subsidiaries, and has developed close relationships with the company's corporate witnesses. Additionally, she has gained significant trial experience while defending a well-known manufacturer with significant asbestos liabilities, and assisted with trial preparation in 10 trials, 8 of which went to verdict. She possesses extensive experience with jury selection, and has co-managed jury selection in several Mississippi venues, which are some of the most high risk and “plaintiff-friendly” jurisdictions in the country. Ms. Jones received an AV® Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®. She is among Martindale-Hubbell's Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers and Top Rated Lawyers in Mass Torts. She has been a Mid-South Rising Star® since 2013. As a result of her successful contributions to litigation, she was selected to attend the 2014 Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association Annual Trial Practice Academy.

PRACTICE AREAS
Asbestos, Product Liability

BAR ADMISSION
Mississippi, 2008, Mississippi Supreme Court, U.S. District Court for the Northern and Southern Districts of Mississippi, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit

EDUCATION
University of Mississippi School of Law, J.D., Mississippi State University, B.A. Mathematics (summa cum laude)

ORGANIZATIONS/COMMITTEES MEMBERSHIP
The Mississippi Bar, Jackson Young Lawyers, Delta Theta Phi, Fifth Circuit Bar Association, Capital Area Bar Association, American Bar Association, Magnolia Bar Association, Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association, MDLA Trial Practice Academy, Participant

COMMUNITY SERVICE INVOLVEMENT

  • Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project
  • Stewpot Community Services Legal Clinic
  • Mississippi Children's Home Services
  • Salvation Army
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Goodwill, Board Member and Chair of the Legal Committee

LAW SCHOOL HONORS & AWARDS

  • Rock River Scholarship
  • M.M. Roberts Scholarship
  • Black Law Students Association
  • Civil Legal Clinic
  • Criminal Appeals Clinic

PROFESSIONAL RECOGNITION

  • Martindale-Hubbell® Preeminent AV™ Peer Review Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell® Bar Register of Preeminent Women Lawyers
  • 2013 Top Rated Lawyer in Mass Torts
  • Mid-South Rising Stars® 2013: Class Action/Mass Torts

IMPORTANT LITIGATION INVOLVEMENT

  • Member of the jury selection group that assists in the selection of juries in Mississippi Drilling Mud Litigation to ensure fairness and impartiality in the jury selection process
  • Currently serves as national discovery and pleadings coordinator for a company’s mass tort asbestos litigation

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