Outside of law practice, Jonathan stays busy with heavy involvement in the Missouri Bar Association as a member of the Speaker’s Bureau, a writer/reviewer for the Missouri Bar Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Deskbooks, a member of the Solo/Small Firm Conference Planning Committee and Co-Chair of the Business Law Committee. He has also been appointed to the America Bar Association's Young Lawyer Division Vice-Chair to the Business Law Committee for the 2012 year.
He is also involved in the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association’s (KCMBA) Mentor/Mentee program as well as the KCMBA sponsored Ross T. Roberts Inn of Court at the Federal District Court for the Western District of Missouri.
His wife, Saundra, is also an attorney in Kansas City on the Plaza. They are members of Calvary Revival Church in Norfolk, VA and attend the United Methodist Church of the Resurrection Downtown in Kansas City, Missouri.