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Lynda F. Jones

Lynda F. Jones

Practice areas:

Bankruptcy & Debt, Debt & Lending Agreements, Landlord & Tenant, Criminal Defense

About Me


Lynda F Jones received her J.D. from the University of Memphis where she received the American Jurisprudence Award for Trial Advocacy. Her undergraduate degree was received Cum Laude from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville while working full time.



She began her trial experience with B.Stewart Jenkins in the area of civil rights before moving to Nashville to join the Law Offices of James A Flexer where she managed over 1,200 client cases. 


 


Jones has been an attorney for 21years. She first built her own successful bankruptcy practice by associating with the firm of Bruce , Weathers, Corley and Lyle. 


 


Jones advises small businesses in workouts to assist them in avoiding the


expense of bankruptcy.


 


Ms Jones is active in the community, her church, Girlscouts and serves on several area nonprofit boards which assist the indigent and mentally ill. She has been recognized as a Mid South Super Lawyer and as Best of the Bar. She received recognition for her advocacy on behalf of the mentally ill from NAMI in 2011.


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1991

  1. Debt & Lending Agreements: 40%
    24 years
  2. Bankruptcy & Debt: 40%
    24 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 10%
    10 years
  4. Landlord & Tenant: 10%
    24 years

Payment

Fees:

Free Consultation (15 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

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Contact Info

The Jones Law Group

343 Harrison St
Nashville, TN, 37219-1007

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
TNActive199108/17/2015

Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
2010 Super LawyerMid-South Super Lawyers2010
2009 Best of the BarNashville Business Journal2009
Promote Women AwardCABLE2006
Certified Consumer bankruptcy SpecialistAmerican Board of Certification2005
Certified Consumer Bankruptcy SpecialistAmerican Board of Certification2000
BV RatedMartindale-HubbellN/A

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
AttorneyBruce, Weathers,Corley and Lyle1995 - 2006

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Nashville Bar Association, General Sessions CommitteeChair2006 - 2008
Tennessee Bar FoundationFellow2004 - Present
Nashville Bar Association, Bankruptcy Court CommitteeCLE chair2001 - 2002
Tennessee Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
Nashville Bar FoundationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Association of Consumer AttorneysMemberN/A
American Bankruptcy InstituteMemberN/A

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
National Business Institute SeminarChapter 7 and Chapter 132011
National Association of Bankruptcy TrusteesProtecting Assets2000

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Memphis - Cecil C. Humphreys School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1989
University of TennesseeCommunicationBS - Bachelor of Science Cum Laude1986

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
NBI Basics of BankruptcyChapter 7 and chapter 13 Workshop2011
Communicating with ClientsCommunication2010
New lawyers seminarHow to Begin and End the Attorney/Client relationship2009