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Stewart E. Jones - Troy, NY

28 2nd St Troy, NY 12180

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Updated: 05/03/2016

Troy Medical Malpractice Lawyer

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LAW FIRM PARTNER, ATTORNEY AND COUNSELOR AT LAW

E. Stewart Jones, Jr. is an exceptional attorney that is recognized for professional excellence as well as community service, volunteerism and philanthropy.

THE MAN BEHIND THE PINSTRIPES

E. Stewart Jones, Jr. is the 3rd generation attorney and his commitment to excellence is matched by his compassion to serve, as demonstrated by his professional success and tireless contributions to the community in which he lives and works...

About Stewart E. Jones

Practice Areas

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Wrongful Death
  • Car Accidents, Truck Accidents and Motorcycle Accidents
  • Personal Injury
  • White Collar Criminal Defense
  • Non-White Collar Felonies

Litigation

  • 100%

Current Employment Position(s)

  • Partner

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1966
  • U.S. Federal Courts, 1966
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1970
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of New York, 1966
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit, 1976
  • U.S. District Court Western District of New York, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1994
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1994
  • U.S. District Court District of Vermont, 2004

Specialties and Certifications

  • Civil Trial Advocate, Nat'l. Board of Trial Advocacy, 1986
  • Criminal Trial Advocate, Nat'l. Board of Trial Advocacy, 1986

Other Affiliations

  • American Arbitration Association, 1975 - Present (National Panel of Arbitrators)
  • Dispute Resolution, Incorporated, 1988 - Present (Hearing Officer)
  • Albany Law School Alumni Association (National Alumni Council)
  • Albany Law School American Inns of Court (Master)
  • Assistant District Attorney, Rensselaer County, 1968 - 1970
  • Special Prosecutor, Rensselaer County, 1974
  • Board of Trustees, Troy Savings Bank
  • International Academy of Trial Lawyers (Member)
  • Inner Circle of Advocates (Member)
  • International Society of Barristers (Member)
  • American College of Trial Lawyers (Member)
  • American Board of Trial Advocates (Diplomat)
  • American Board of Professional Liability Attorneys (Diplomat)
  • American Board of Criminal Lawyers (Fellow)
  • Litigation Counsel of America (Fellow)
  • Rensselaer County Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • Albany-Colonie Regional Chamber of Commerce
  • Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce
  • Retail Council of New York State
  • Troy Business Improvement District (BID)
  • Troy Savings Bank, 1985 - 1989 (Board of Trustees)
  • Troy Savings Bank, 1989 - 2003 (Honorary Trustee)
  • The Albany Academy, 1990 - 2006 (Board of Trustees)
  • The Albany Academy, 1991 - 1998 (Secretary of the Board)
  • The Albany Academy, 1991 - 1998 (Executive Committee)
  • The Albany Academy, 1994 - 1999 (Co-Chairman – Capital Campaign for the Year 2000)
  • The Albany Academy, 2001 - 2003 (Vice-Chairman of the Board)
  • The Albany Academy, 2006 - Present (Emeritus)
  • The Albany Academies, 2006 - Present (Board of Trustees)
  • The Albany Academies, 2006 - 2007 (Member, Academies Operating Board)
  • The Albany Academies, 2011 - Present (Chairman, Board of Trustees)
  • The Albany Academies, 2007 - 2011 (Chairman, The Board of Overseers of The Albany Academies)
  • The Albany Academies, 2007 - 2011 (Chairman, Institutional Advancement Committee of the Board)
  • The Albany Academies, 2011 - Present (Third Century Capital Campaign, Capital Campaign Steering Committee)
  • The Albany Law School, 1992 - Present (Board of Trustees)
  • The Albany Law School, 1992 - 1999 (Secretary of the Board)
  • The Albany Law School, 2004 - 2007 (Secretary of the Board)
  • The Albany Law School, 1999 - 2002 (Vice-Chairman of the Board)
  • The Albany Law School, 1999 - Present (Executive Committee of the Board)
  • The Albany Law School, 2002 - Present (Chairman of the Board)
  • The Albany Law School, 1998 - 2004 (Chairman – Capital Campaign for the 150th Anniversary of the Law School)
  • The Albany Law School, 2007 - 2010 (Chairman – Board of Trustees)
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association, 1992 - Present (Board of Directors)
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association, 1981 - 1991 (Director Emeritus)
  • Federal Bar Foundation, 1994 - Present (Board of Directors)
  • The New York Interest on Lawyer Account Fund, 1997 - 1998 (Board of Trustees)
  • Fort Orange Club, 2004 - 2010 (Board of Trustees)
  • Albany Cemetery Association, Albany Rural Cemetery, 2005 - Present (Board of Trustees)
  • Williams College (Vice President Class of 1963)
  • Williams College (50th Reunion Class Gift Committee)
  • Williams College (50th Reunion Class Gift Purpose Committee)

Education

  • Albany Law School Union University, Albany, New York
    J.D., Doctor of Jurisprudence
    Honors: Moot Court Trial Prize
  • Williams College, Williamstown, Massachusetts
    B.A., Bachelor of Arts

Fraternities and Sororities

  • Beta Theta Pi

Pro Bono Activities

  • Fellow, American Bar Foundation
  • Fellow, New York Bar Foundation
  • Board of Directors, the University Foundation at Albany, 1989 - 1998
  • Advisory Committee – Little Sisters of the Poor / Our Lady of Hope Residence, 2004 - Present
  • Board – WMHT Edison Society, 2005 - Present
  • Board of Trustees, Saratoga Performing Arts Center, 2005 - Present
  • Vice-Chair, Saratoga Performing Arts Center, 2005 - 2010
  • Vice-Chair, Saratoga Performing Arts Center, 2012 - Present
  • Board of Trustees, Teresian House Foundation, 2007 - Present
  • Board of Directors, Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York, 2008 - Present
  • Vice President, Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York, 2009 - 2010
  • Treasurer, Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York, 2011 - 2012
  • President, Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York, 2013 - Present
  • Chair and Co-Chair, Board for Campaign for Equal Justice of the Legal Aid Society, 2004 - Present

Classes and Seminars

  • Speaker and Master of Ceremonies, The Albany Academies Scholarship Luncheon, The Albany Academies, 2007 - Present

Achievements

Other Sources of Feedback About Stewart E. Jones

Included on the 2022 Upstate New York list


Past Lists

  • 2021 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2015 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2014 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2013 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2012 New York Super Lawyers Super Lawyers list
  • 2011 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2010 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2009 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2008 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list
  • 2007 Upstate New York Super Lawyers list

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Honors

  • Listed in U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers in America
  • Personal Injury Litigator of the Year, U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers in America, 2009 - Present
  • DWI Defense Lawyer of the Year, U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers in America, 2012 - Present
  • Criminal Defense: White Collar Lawyer of the Year, U.S. News & World Report – Best Lawyers in America, 2014 - Present
  • Listed in Who’s Who in American Law
  • Listed in Who’s Who in the East
  • Listed in Who’s Who in America
  • Listed in Who’s Who in the World
  • Top 500 Leading Plaintiffs Lawyers, Law Dragon Magazine, 2007 - Present
  • Top 25 Attorneys in the Hudson Valley, New York Super Lawyers – Upstate Edition, 2007 - 2013
  • Top 10 Lawyers in Upstate New York, Super Lawyers Magazine – Upstate New York Edition, 2007 - 2013
  • Top Point Getter in Upstate New York, 2007 - 2010
  • Outstanding Practitioner Award, New York State Bar Association, Criminal Justice Section, 1980 - Present
  • Albany Academy Distinguished Alumnus Award, 2002 - Present
  • Albany Law School Trustees Gold Medal, 2003 - Present
  • Equal Access to Justice Award, Legal Aid Society of Northeastern New York – Albany County Bar Association at the Albany Law School, 2005 - Present
  • Partners in Literacy Award – Literacy Volunteers of Rensselaer County, 2005 - Present
  • Little Sisters of the Poor / Our Lady of Hope Residence – For Dedicated Service to the Little Sisters of the Poor, 2005 - Present
  • Capital District Trial Lawyers Association – Daniel Mahoney Memorial Charter President’s Award, 2006 - Present
  • Spirit of Hope Award – Gilda’s Club of the Capital Region, 2006 - Present
  • Foundation of the Albany Roman Catholic Arch Diocese Service Award, 2007 - Present
  • Silver Legal Leader Award – Community Legal Leaders – Muscular Dystrophy Association, 2008 - Present
  • Citizen Laureate Award – The University at Albany Foundation, 2008 - Present
  • A community leader for his contributions to the cultural life of the Capital Region, Troy Music Hall 29th Annual Gala, 2009 - Present
  • St. Peter’s Church – Father T.K. Flannigan Humanitarian Award for Community Service, 2009 - Present
  • CDPHP 25th Anniversary Recognition as one of the community’s “Terrific 25″
  • Spirit of Unity Award – Unity House’s Harvest Supper Event , 2009 - Present
  • American Cancer Society, Beacon of Hope Award, 2010 - Present
  • St. Rose Community Service Award, 2010 - Present
  • Jefferson Awards Medalist, 2010 - Present
  • Community Citizen Award from TRIP and RCHR, 2010 - Present
  • Coordinated Community Response Award – Unity House’s Law Project, 2010 - Present
  • Community of Excellence Award (St. Rose College), 2011 - Present
  • The Hart-Cluett Award, Rensselaer County Historical Society, 2011 - Present
  • The Hope House, Circle of Hope Award, 2011 - Present
  • Pro Ecclesia et Pontifice Medal, 2011 - Present
  • 2012 Academy of Character Education Business Leader Award, 2012 - Present
  • Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation Humanitarian Award, 2012 - Present
  • Honored for contributions to the Rensselaer County Courthouse Artwork Restoration Fund, Rensselaer County Bar Association, 2012 - Present
  • Susan G. Komen for the Cure – Pink Tie Guy’s Award, 2013 - Present
  • The Albany Academies – Philanthropy Award for Endowed Scholarships, 2013 - Present

Representative Clients

  • Citizen & Corp. Defendants in Criminal Investigations & Prosecutions
  • Plaintiffs in Personal Injury and Wrongful Death Actions, All Types

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Office Information

Address

28 2nd St Troy, NY 12180

Offers Free Initial Consultation

Yes

Accepts Credit Cards

Yes

Office Hours

Open 24/7

Publication

Articles

  • The Defense Case, Summation and Charge New York State Bar Association, 1976
  • Pre-Trial Criminal Motion Practice: Search and Seizure New York State Bar Association, 1977
  • The Anatomy of a Trial of a Criminal Case: Cross-Examination An Overview New York State Bar Association, 1978

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