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Alexander T. Jones has an extensive background in both general litigation and family law as well as experience in various business and transactional matters.

In the area of litigation Mr. Jones has a wide range of experience ranging from prosecuting and defending criminal cases along with various civil cases.  With this global perspective of the justice system Mr. Jones is able to effectively develop strategies that will hinder the opposition along with constructing arguments that will be welcomed by a judge or jury.


As a family law practitioner Mr. Jones has handled every manner of case including adoptions, child custody and visitation disputes, guardianships, and hundreds of divorces.  Mr. Jones’ employment background in finance along with his undergraduate work in mathematics has proved especially helpful in family law matters involving support or complex property division along with various business and transactional matters.


In addition to operating his own law practice, Mr. Jones teaches Mock Trial as an adjunct professor at Golden Gate University School of Law and has coached teams competing in the National American Association of Justice competition and the Bay Area San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association regional competition.


Mr. Jones did his undergraduate work at University of California Santa Cruz where he earned degrees in mathematics and philosophy with honors.  After working for Morgan Stanley Dean Witter, Mr. Jones attended law school at Golden Gate University School of Law where he graduated in the top 2% of his class. 


Additionally, Mr. Jones was a member of the Law Review Board, and received the International Academy of Trial Lawyers Award for The Most Outstanding Student in the Field of Litigation, along with the Witkin Legal Institute’s Award for Academic Excellence in the fields of Criminal and Constitutional Law.


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Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 45%
  2. Family: 35%
  3. General Practice: 20%



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  • Brandon Theodore Williams

    Endorsement: I had the honor of working with Alex. While working with Alex, I saw Alex work miracles on numerous occasions. He has met or exceeded his client's expectations in many cases. Alex is very passionate about his clients and he will work his tail off trying to help them. Anyone that hires Alex will be hiring a fantastic attorney.


    Brandon Williams Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Otis Carl Landerholm

    I endorse Alex Jones as an excellent attorney and advocate. I can attest to his high professionalism and integrity, and I strongly recommend that anyone facing divorce, criminal matters or business litigation contact him.


    Otis Landerholm Immigration Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Jones & Devoy LLP

649 Mission St. 5th Floor
San Francisco, CA, 94105


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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Award for Most Outstanding Student in the Field of Litigation,International Academy of Trial Lawyers2009
Witkin Award for Academic in Criminal LawWitkin Legal Institute2007
Witkin Award for Academic Exellence in Constitutional LawWitkin Legal Institute2007
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
PartnerJones & Devoy LLP2011 - Present
AssociateRooney Law Firm2010 - 2011
Association namePosition nameDuration
Bar Association of San FranciscoMember2011 - Present
Publication nameTitleDate
Golden Gate University Law ReviewFamily Ties or Criminal Contacts: A Case for the appointment of counsel in civil gang injunction proceedings that affect family relationships2008
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Golden Gate University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
University of California - Santa CruzPhilosophyBA - Bachelor of Arts2005
University of California - Santa CruzMathematicsBA - Bachelor of Arts2005
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
San Francisco Trial Lawyers - Mock TrialTrial Advocay2012
AAJ - Mock TrialTrial Advocay2012