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Hamill D. 'Skip' Jones, Jr.

Hamill D. "Skip" Jones, Jr.

Director

1900 One James Center
901 East Cary Street
Richmond, VA 23219

Direct Dial: 804.697.5128
Direct Fax: 804.697.5147
Email: hjones@fgb.com
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Skip Jones is a Director of the Firm. His background and experience over the years of practice since 1972 has included the areas of residential and commercial real estate, business, tax, transportation, labor, litigation (trial and appellate), bankruptcy, domestic relations, banking, estate planning, estate administration, and creditor’s rights. With his broad background, Skip is able to apply a broad perspective to the many areas of inquiry of his clients.

Education

  • Duke University, A.B., Economics, 1967
  • University of Richmond T. C. Williams School of Law, J.D., 1972

Military Service

  • U. S. Army, 1969 - 1971

Work Experience

  • Well versed in the area of regulatory hearings before the Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles
    • His extensive transportation practice evolved from his initial training as Virginia’s Assistant Commerce Counsel from 1972 to 1974
  • Served on several legislative task forces in recent years as appointed by the State Corporation Commission and the Department of Motor Vehicles
  • Registered lobbyist and has been active before the Virginia General Assembly
  • Processed commercial loan closings for a regional bank
  • Practice includes
    • Employment
    • Banking
    • Business
    • Residential and commercial real estate
    • Estate planning

Professional Recognition

  • Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory – AV (highest) rating

Professional Affiliations and Memberships

  • Admitted to practice in the following courts
    • All Virginia courts
    • United States Supreme Court
    • United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
    • United States Bankruptcy Court
  • Member
    • Virginia Bar Association
    • Virginia State Bar
    • Richmond Bar Association
    • Richmond-First Club, Past President
    • Bull and Bear Club, Past President