Jonathan S. Jones
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Jonathan S. Jones


“Litigation is the pursuit of practical ends, not a game of chess.” – Felix Frankfurter

Practice Groups

Areas of Concentration

  • Business Litigation
  • Tort: Personal Injury / Wrongful Death / Products Liability

Experience at Work

Jon is a member of the civil litigation practice group and was previously a Summer Associate with Capes Sokol from 2017-2018. His litigation experience spans a range of matters, including contract and business disputes, toxic tort, and personal injury claims.

During law school, Jon competed in St. Louis University’s moot court program. His strong performance earned him a spot on SLU’s national team in Fall 2017. He also participated in SLU’s trial advocacy programs, where he received instruction and competed against other law students in a trial setting.

Memberships & Associations

  • First Chair Society

Awards & Designations

  • Saint Louis University School of Law, Academic Excellence Awards in Federal Evidence, Legal Ethics, and Remedies
  • Judge Robert Dowd Sr. Appellate Advocacy Award
  • Saint Louis University School of Law, Dean’s List

Licensed to Practice

  • Missouri


  • J.D., Saint Louis University School of Law, Magna Cum Laude (2018)
  • B.S., Public Relations, Missouri State University (2013)