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Devin Todd Jones

Chapter 13 bankruptcy Attorney at Monroe, LA

5.0   6 reviews

also known as Devin Jones

  • State Years
    Texas - TX 7 years
    Louisiana - LA 12 years
  • Licensed for 7 years
    State TX
    Acquired 2017
    Status
    Eligible to Practice in Texas No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 12 years
    State LA
    Acquired 2011
    Status
    Eligible to Practice Law No misconduct found

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

About Devin

Learn Devin’s areas of practice.

5
Practice areas
  1. Bankruptcy and debt
    20%

    9 years

  2. Chapter 13 bankruptcy
    20%
    Traditional debt consolidation wherein the client retains their property and agrees to repay the debt at lower interest rates and on more favorable terms.

    9 years, 2,200 cases

  3. Chapter 7 bankruptcy
    20%
    A liquidation in which the client can retain some secured debts and assets but otherwise generally has all debts forgiven by discharge. Client can choose to retain the property or surrender it to the creditor. Must be below median income to qualify.

    9 years, 300 cases

  4. Criminal defense
    20%
    Very specialized aggressive criminal defense in major cases. Do not compromise with a one size fits all plea, custom criminal defense strategies for serious cases. Every case has a trial guarantee meaning it is dismissed or we go to trial!

    9 years, 25 cases

  5. Expungement
    20%
    www.erasemyarrest.com - Gain an expungement without ever having to go to court or our office. Fast and confidential expungements for any arrest, conviction, or ticket. Simply fill in the form on the website and within 48 hours we will respond!

    9 years, 100 cases

Devin Jones is admitted to practice law in Louisiana and Texas. Mr. Jones was previously commissioned by Governor Jindal as Assistant District Attorney for the Louisiana Fourth Judicial District Attorney’s office served from 2011 to 2016. He has been involved in dozens of jury trials, appeals, and has even testified before the Louisiana Senate Finance Committee, Louisiana House of Representatives Administration of Criminal Justice Committee, and the Louisiana Senate Judicial C Committee. Mr. Jones received his Domestic Violence trial training in Washington, D.C. from United States Department of Justice and has received training in Arson detection and investigation.  

Mr. Jones’ concentrates his practice of law on consumer bankruptcy, criminal law, appellate law, personal injury, and trial strategy. He draws on his time as a prosecutor to formulate a trial strategy to best protect his client’s interest regardless of whether it is just filing a bankruptcy or defending individuals charged with crimes or ensuring you are compensated for injuries you received. 

Photos and videos

Cum Laude - Law School Academic Honors Graduate
Teal Cords - International Sociology Honor Society Member 
Blue/Yellow Cords - Criminal Justice Honor Society 
Multi Color Cords - Law School Legal Society

Location

E Orum Young Law
200 Washington Street
Monroe, LA, 71201

Reviews

5.0 / 5.0
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Posted by Chassity | September 5, 2023
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Top notch services
All of my legal issues have been solved from day one with Mr. Devin Jones. Extraordinary and highly recommended.
Posted by Matt | January 30, 2021
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Fast, Fair, Excellent
I HIGHLY recommend Devin. In three WEEKS he was able to handle a complicated expungement for me which another attorney couldn't handle in three YEARS. Also, Devin quoted me a fair price up front which he honored. There were no extra hidden fees or costs. Excellent job all the way around!
Posted by anonymous | June 25, 2020
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Excellent Attorney
Mr. Jones is very professional, knowledgeable, and attentive to detail. He was extremely easy to work with and answered all of my questions.
Posted by Abigail | July 12, 2018
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Good job
He was very helpful he pointed me in the right direction and they all were so nice and kind thanks again for the help I needed.
Posted by Ash | December 14, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
The best and most highly recommended attorney!!
Mr. Jones offers a free initial consultation, during which time he thoroughly explains the process and helps you decided which path is best for your situation. He was able to quickly answer any questions I had with ease, showing his knowledge of his field. He also explain bankruptcy alternatives to be sure I realized bankruptcy was not the only option. At no point in any of our meetings did I feel pressured into making decisions I was not comfortable with. I would recommend him to my family and friends. Thank you for all that you’ve done for me!
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Posted by anonymous | December 6, 2017
This review is from a person who hired this attorney.
| Hired Attorney
Devin Jones
Devin Jones was amazing! He was quick and persistent with my case! He explained every step and procedure and what was going to expected! I highly recommend him to anyone.
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Cost

Rates
  • Free Consultation 30 minutes
  • Hourly Rates $ 250-500 per hour
  • Contingency 25%-33%
Payment methods
Cash, Check, Credit Card

Resume

AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Town Attorney
  • Town of Sterlington
  • 2018 - Present
  • Chief Operating Officer
  • E Orum Young Law
  • 2016 - Present
  • Assistant District Attorney
  • Fourth Judicial District Attorney
  • 2011 - Present

Education

  • Mississippi College School of Law
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 2011
  • Mississippi College School of Law
  • Civil Law Certificate
  • 2011
  • University of Louisiana, Monroe
  • BA - Bachelor of Arts
  • 2008

Sample of Legal Cases

  • College Mistake
  • Expunged his record and him never appearing in court or my office.
  • State v. Oliphant 2012-1176 (La. 2013) 113 So.3d 165
  • Overturned appellate court decision and affirmed trial court designation of crime of violence

Associations

  • National Association of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys
  • Member
  • 2019 - Present
  • National Association of Distinguished Counsel
  • Fellow
  • 2019 - Present
  • American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Member
  • 2017 - Present
  • Super Lawyers
  • Member
  • 2017 - Present
  • 4th Judicial District Bar Association
  • Member
  • 2011 - Present
  • Louisiana District Attorney Association
  • Member
  • 2011 - Present
  • Louisiana District Attorney Association, Proxy Board
  • Board Member
  • 2013 - 2015
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Rising Star
  • SuperLawyers
  • 2021
  • Top One Percent
  • National Association of Distinguished Counsel
  • 2020
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2019
  • Lifetime Achievement
  • Premier Lawyers of America
  • 2019
  • Distinguished Member
  • Lawyers of Distinction
  • 2019
  • Top 10 Under 40
  • National Academy of Criminal Defense Attorneys
  • 2019
  • Advanced DWI Process
  • Louisiana District Attorney Association
  • 2012
  • Best Paper - Estate and Gift Taxation
  • Mississippi College School of Law
  • 2010
  • Best Paper - Pretrial Practice
  • Mississippi College School of Law
  • 2009
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Publications

  • Mississippi Volunteer Lawyers Project - Pamplet
  • Fair Debt Collection Practices Act Guide
  • 2010

Speaking Engagements

  • Last Chance CLE 2017
  • Bankruptcy and its effects on other practice areas
  • 2017
  • Louisiana Senate Finance Committee
  • Legislation concerning regulation of scrap metal recycling industry
  • 2014

Attorney endorsements

Received (4)
Given (2)
Endorse Devin
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Oct 21
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I have the honor and privilege of knowing this extraordinary attorney through our mutual professional law firm development organization that we are both involved. I highly recommend and endorse this attorney as being one of the finest individuals and professionals that a client could ever have. Attorney Stephen Rue"
Criminal defense Attorney | Apr 22
Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter
"I found Mr Jones to be an aggressive defense attorney. When defendants hired him, I always had to make sure the case was airtight because if I didn’t Mr Jones would find the weakness and use it to his client’s benefit."
Bankruptcy and debt Attorney | Jun 08
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Devin is compassionate, intelligent, and committed to his clients."
Unknown Attorney | Dec 09
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Devin is always a trusted source for law and procedure."
Bankruptcy and debt
DUI and DWI