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Robert E. Jones
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PROFESSIONAL OVERVIEW

LAW PRACTICE

Bob concentrates his practice in local government law, real estate and title insurance law, business and commercial litigation and corporate law. He is also a certified mediator, approved for and serving on the panels for the U. S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri and the circuit courts of the St. Louis Metropolitan area. Bob has been appointed by the St. Louis County Circuit Court as a commissioner, receiver and master with regard to complex cases pending in the circuit. He has tried many jury and non-jury trials and presented appeals in both the state and federal courts. His appellate cases have resulted in more than 45 reported decisions.

  • Board of Governors, Missouri Bar Association (2016 - present)
  • City Attorney, City of Pacific, Missouri (2016 - present)
  • City Attorney, City of Sunset Hills, Missouri (2011 - present)
  • Prosecuting Attorney, City of Sunset Hills, Missouri (1995 - present)
  • City Attorney, City of Ballwin, Missouri (2007 - present)
  • Municipal Court Judge, City of Ballwin, Missouri (1997 - 1999)

BAR ADMISSIONS

  • Missouri (1985)
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri (1986)
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois (1989)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 8th Circuit (1989)
  • U.S. Supreme Court (1990)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 3rd Circuit (1993)
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit (2002)

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS

  • The Missouri Bar
  • St. Louis County Bar Association (President, 1996)
  • Division II, Region X Disciplinary Committee (Member and Chairman, 1993-2001; Division III, Region X Disciplinary Committee (Special Representative, 2001-2005)

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

  • Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent Rating, which is the highest rating for both legal ability and ethical standards
  • Ballwin Athletic Association Wall of Honor Inductee (2015; player, umpire, manager and general counsel)
  • Missouri & Kansas Super Lawyers, Real Estate (2009-2010, 2013)
  • Outstanding Young Lawyer of St. Louis County, St. Louis County Bar Association (1995)

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EDUCATION

  • J.D., Washington University School of Law, 1985
  • B.A., Southern Methodist University, 1982

COMMUNITY/CIVIC INVOLVEMENT


  • Mayor, City of Ballwin, Missouri (1999 - 2005)
  • Zoning Commissioner, City of Ballwin, Missouri (1996)
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