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Evan Wier Jones

Evan Wier Jones

Practice areas:

Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect, Medical Malpractice, Wrongful Death, Car Accidents, Brain Injury, Birth Injury

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About Me

Evan W. Jones is a civil trial attorney and a founding partner of Ragland & Jones, LLP. His practice focuses primarily on representing victims of vehicular accidents, trucking accidents, defective products, medical malpractice, wrongful death, and nursing home negligence. He is a graduate of the University of Georgia School of Law and also served in the U.S. Army JAG Corps. He has tried many cases in both state and federal jurisdictions.

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Languages Spoken: Spanish

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1991

  1. Car Accidents: 20%
  2. Wrongful Death: 20%
  3. Medical Malpractice: 20%
    20 years
  4. Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect: 20%
    20 years
  5. Other: 20%
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Payment

Fees:

Contingent (20-45%), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Jim Peterson

    I endorse this lawyer. Evan is an excellent attorney. I have referred both medical malpractice and nursing home cases to him. All of the clients that I have referred have had nothing but high praise for his work and professionalism.

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    Jim Peterson Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Bruce Robert Millar

    Evan is a truly outstanding lawyer. I have had the pleasure of working with him and having referred clients to his office. I have had excellent results working with Evan and every client I have referred to him has come away highly satisfied. Evan works very hard and gets great results for his clients. He is a very skilled lawyer who is highly respected in the Atlanta legal community. He is a great lawyer, and an even better person.

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    Bruce Millar Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact Info

Ragland & Jones, LLP

South Terraces, Suite 425
115 Perimeter Center Place
Atlanta, GA, 30346-1275

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
GAActive Member in Good Standing 199106/09/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Atlanta's Best LawyersNews Week Magazine2010
Georgia Super LawyersAtlanta Magazine2010
Georgia Super LawyersAtlanta Magazine2009
Bar Register of Preeminent LawyersMartindale-Hubbell2008
Georgia Super LawyersAtlanta Magazine2008
Bar Register of Preeminent LawyersMartindale-Hubbell2007
Georgia Super LawyersAtlanta Magazine2007
Georgia Super LawyersAtlanta Magazine2006
Bar register of Preeminent LawyersMartindale-Hubbell2006
Georgia Super LawyersAtlanta Magazine2005
RecognizedWho's Who in America2005
Bar Register of Preeminent LawyersMartindale-Hubbell2005
Georgia Super LawyersAtlanta Magazine2004
AV ratedMartindale-Hubbell2001
Georgia Pro Bono Honor RollN/A1999
Georgia Pro Bono Honor RollN/A1998
Georgia Pro Bono Honor RollN/A1997

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
PartnerRagland & Jones, LLP2004 - Present
Trial CounselUS Army JAG Corps1991 - 1995

Associations
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Southern Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2008 - Present
University of Georgia School of LawVolunteer, Melvin J. Englund Mock Trial Competition2008 - Present
Brain Injury Association of GeorgiaDonor2008 - Present
Atlanta Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Georgia State Bar, Mock Trial CompetitionNorthview High School Mock Trial Instructor2008 - Present
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationLegislative Committee2006 - 2007
Litigation Counsel of America, Trial Lawyer Honorary SocietyFellow2006 - Present
Georgia Trial Lawyers AssociationChampion2005 - Present
American Academy of Trial Lawyersmember-professional neglience section2003 - Present
Lawyers Club of AtlantaMember2001 - Present
Truancy Intervention ProjectPro Bono Volunteer1996 - 2001
U.S. ArmyCPT-Trial Counsel1991 - 1995

Education
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Georgia School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1991
University of GeorgiaHistoryAB1988

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
The Paralegal's Guide to Conducting Effective Medical Discovery in GeorgiaPreparing Powerful Medical Documentation and Demonstrative Evidence For Trial2007
Tackling Advanced Medical Malpractice IssuesLow Tech/High Value Tactics in Med Mal Cases2007
Depositions A-ZWhen A Deposition is Appropriate2007
Winning Your First Civil TrialBe Ready For Anything That Happens In Court2006
Plaintiff's MalpracticePanel Member--Current Medical Malpractice Issues2006
Nursing Home Malpractice In GeorgiaInitial Considerations and Pretrial Procedure2005
Lorman's Successful Handling of Wrongful Death Cases In GeorgiaSpecific Issues Related to Wrongful Death Cases in the Medical Malpractice Context2005
GTLA Nursing Home Litigation SeminarCross Examination of Nursing Home Staff: Winning Your Case During Discovery2005
Georgia Nursing Law UpdateCurrent Issues in Nursing Liability2005
2005 GTLA Christmas SeminarNursing Home Litigation2005
Analyzing Medical Records for the Georgia ParalegalSpecial Issues2002
Using Medical Records To Prove Your CaseUnderstanding Medical Records2001
Georgia Trial Skills ClinicContributor, Trial Skills1999
Torts of SortsBasic Medical Malpractice1998