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Andrew Woodruff Jones
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Andrew Woodruff Jones

also known as Andrew W. Jones

Practice areas:

Wrongful Death, Personal Injury, Car Accidents, Motorcycle Accident, Trucking Accident, Animal & Dog Bites

About Me

Prior to opening his firm in November of 2006, Andrew was a founding partner of Cooper, Jones & Cooper where he represented plaintiffs in major personal injury and wrongful death cases. As both lead and co-counsel in several noteworthy jury trials, including cases against Ford Motor Company, General Motors, Mitsubishi Motors Corporation, Wal-Mart, Georgia Pipe and Cresco Lines, he won considerable awards for his clients. Andrew successfully represented his clients in cases against Home Depot, Thomas Concrete, Allied Ready Mix, Isuzu, Daimler Chrysler, Honeywell, TRW, UPS, Georgia Pacific, Hilton Hotel Corporation, Schlotzky's, Toyota, and Lakeway Trucking, securing millions of dollars in relief.


Andrew received his undergraduate degree in economics from the University of Georgia in 1990 and his law degree from the Cumberland School of Law in 1993.  He was admitted to practice law in Georgia in 1993 and is admitted before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia and the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. 


Andrew is extremely active in both the state and Cobb County Bar associations, and has served in many leadership positions. Andrew is a past president of the Cobb County Bar Assocation, the Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Georgia, and is the current president of the Cobb County Trial Lawyers Association. He also served on the Executive Committee of the State Bar of Georgia. Andrew is also a member of the Georgia Trial Lawyers Association, International Society of Barristers, American Trial Lawyers Association, and was on the Board of Governor's for the State Bar of Georgia for eleven years. In addition to those memberships, Andrew serves in many other capacities including the Civil Justice PAC and the Board of Trustees for the Cobb County Bar Association. In addition to those listed above, Andrew served on the Investigative and Review Panels of the State Disciplinary Board, the Board of Trustees for the Lawyers Foundation of Georgia, as Treasurer of the Cobb County Bar Association in 1997 and 1998, and was a member of the Georgia Bar Foundation.


Attorney Andrew W. Jones has been honored in a variety of circumstances with awards for his outstanding legal leadership in Marietta and the state of Georgia. His past honors include being voted the President of the Cobb County Bar Association in 2008, President of the Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Georgia in 2003, President of the Cobb County Younger Lawyers Division in 1996, and a Georgia "Rising Star" by Atlanta Magazine in 2005 and 2007. Andrew was also awarded the Ross Adams Younger Lawyer Award in 2002 and the President's Award by the Cobb County Bar Association in 1997. Andrew serves as the President of the Cobb County Trial Lawyers Association, has an AVVO maximum rating of 10/10: Superb, is AV Preeminent Rated by Martindale Hubbell, and has been voted a Georgia "Super Lawyer" by Atlanta Magazine since 2009.


Andrew and his wife, Ashley, currently live in Marietta with their three children, Rutledge, Elinor, and Reid. Andrew is active in a number of civil and community organizations and is a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Marietta.

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1993

  1. Personal Injury: 24%
    22 years
  2. Wrongful Death: 24%
    22 years
  3. Car Accidents: 19%
    22 years
  4. Trucking Accident: 14%
    22 years
  5. Other: 19%
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Payment

Fees:

Contingent (33-40%), Free Consultation (120 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Christopher Thomas Conway

    I have known Andrew for several years and have had the opportunity to defend a case against him as well as work with him on several cases. Andrew is an outstanding trial attorney who vigorously fights for his clients and achieves excellent results. Andrew is very involved in the community and is highly respected by both defense lawyers and personal injury attorneys. I look forward to working with Andrew on many more cases in the future.

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    Christopher Conway Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

  • Lance Alan Cooper

    I have known Andrew for more than twenty years. I have had the opportunity to work with him on many cases. Andrew is an outstanding trial lawyer. No matter the size of the case, Andrew always makes sure to maximize the recovery for his clients. Andrew gives personal attention to each of his clients which is one reason he is so successful.

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    Lance Cooper Defective and Dangerous Products Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 199308/22/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Super LawyerAtlanta Magazine2015
President's AwardGeorgia Trial Lawyer's Association2014
Super LawyerAtlanta Magazine2014
Super LawyerAtlanta Magazine2013
Top 100 LawyersAmerican Society of Legal Advocates2013
Legal EliteGeorgia Trend Magazine2012
Super LawyerAtlanta Magazine2012
Super LawyerAtlanta Magazine2011
Super LawyerAtlanta Magazine2010
Super LawyerAtlanta Magazine2009
Georgia "Rising Star"Atlanta Magazine2007
Georgia "Rising Star"Atlanta Magazine2005
Ross Adams Younger Lawyer AwardRoss Adams2002
President's AwardCobb County Bar Association1997
AV Preeminent Rating (highest possible)Martindale-HubbellN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Founding PartnerJones & Swanson2006 - Present
Founding PartnerCooper, Jones & Cooper1993 - 2006

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Cobb County Trial Lawyers AssociationPresident2013 - 2014
Cobb County Bar AssociationPresident2008 - 2009
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2004 - Present
State Bar of Georgia Younger Lawyer's DivisionPresident2003 - 2004
State Bar of GeorgiaExecutive Committee2002 - 2005
State Bar of GeorgiaBoard of Governors2001 - 2011
Cobb County Bar AssociationTreasurer1997 - 1998
Cobb County Bar AssociationBoard of Trustees1997 - Present
Cobb County Bar Association - Younger Lawyer's DivisionPresident1996 - 1997
Georgia State Bar AssociationMember1993 - Present
American Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
International Society of BarristersMemberN/A
Million Dollar Advocates ForumMemberN/A
Civil Justice Political Action CommitteeMemberN/A

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
Cessay v. VCAN/A
Kingsley v. BeamN/A
Fridlund v. Lakeway Trucking, et al.N/A

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Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Samford University, Cumberland School of LawLawLaw1993
University of GeorgiaEconomicsBS - Bachelor of Science1990

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Lunch and Learn with Cobb County Superior CourtAutomobile Insurance Necessities2013