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Ellaretha Jones

Practice areas:

Insurance, Divorce & Separation, Child Custody, Adoption, Family

About Me

 


Ellaretha Jones is an accomplished litigation attorney with experience defending the rights and best interests of individuals throughout the Atlanta-metropolitan area, as well as the state of Florida. Ms. Coleman has substantial experience in the areas of Family Law, Divorce Law, and Insurance. She is also a rising star in the area of Insurance Coverage, where she has enjoyed substantial recent victories. Ms. Jones has been widely applauded by both clients and peers for her written and oral advocacy skills, but it is her genuine and personable approach towards client relationships which has most distinguished her. A talented and business-savvy entrepreneur, Ms. Jones continues to diversify her practice to ensure the fulfillment of every client's needs. Ms. Jones ensures that each client receives the benefit of having the influence and experience of a full-service law firm, with the personal attention of a small firm. 


 


 

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 2005

  1. Insurance: 40%
    10 years
  2. Child Custody: 20%
    10 years
  3. Divorce & Separation: 20%
    10 years
  4. Family: 10%
    10 years
  5. Adoption: 10%
    10 years

Payment

Fees:

Hourly ($250-550/hour), Contingent (25-40%), Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

19 total 

  • Paulette Hamilton

    Ellaretha is very detailed oriented and puts her clients needs first. I gladly endorse this attorney.

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    Paulette Hamilton Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Jammie Taire

    I endorse this lawyer. She is a true advocate for her clients while also realizing the importance of resolving matters without unnecessary litigation.

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    Jammie Taire Family Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

E. Jones & Associates, LLC

50 Hurt Plaza SE
Suite 824
Atlanta, GA, 30303

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 200807/07/2015
FLMember in Good Standing200505/07/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
2015 Top 40 Lawyers Under 40National Bar Association2015
Merit ScholarshipHoward University School of Law2005
Merit ScholarshipHoward University School of Law2004
Contracts Cali AwardCenter for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction2003
Best Appellate BriefHoward University School of Law2003
Best Oral Advocate FinalistHoward University School of Law2003
Merit ScholarshipHoward University School of Law2003
Merit ScholarshipHoward University School of Law2002

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerE. Jones & Associates, LLC2009 - Present
Staff AttorneyAlston & Bird, LLP2007 - 2009
AssociatePhelps Dunbar LLP2005 - 2007

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Association for JusticeInsurance Section2011 - Present
Florida Justice AssociationN/A2011 - Present
Georgia Association of Black Women AttorneysN/A2010 - Present
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2010 - Present
Atlanta Bar AssociationN/A2009 - Present
State Bar of GeorgiaN/A2008 - Present
Gate City Bar AssociationN/A2006 - Present
Florida BarN/A2005 - Present
Habitat for HumanityN/A1997 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Ferguson v. Tower Hill InsuranceSettled prior to trial
Dickson v. American FamilyPlaintiff's verdict

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Publications
Publication NameTitleDate
GABWA Solo Small Firm SymposiumAutomating Your Practice Through Systems2014

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Howard University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2005
University of Central FloridaPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2002

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
2015 Law & Culture Symposium TrinidadBuilding a Sustainable Law Practice2015
First Party Claims ConferenceVacancy And Unoccupancy - Its Effects On Claims & Loss Adjustments. Bop Vs. Cp Vs. Ho2014
2014 Solo Small Firm SymposiumAutomating Your Practice Through Systems2014