Show/Hide Menu

We understand that great legal practices are built on team work.

Jones & Hawley is focused.  We are focused on client goals and expectations.  We are focused on results. We are focused on solving problems. We are focused on sophisticated strategies. We are focused on winning.

Doug Jones and Greg Hawley are experienced litigators, whose experience and friendship dates back more than 30 years. They are respected by their peers. Doug is a former US Attorney, and was elected by other former U.S. Attorneys to be Treasurer of their association.  Greg is a former President of the Birmingham Bar Association, a 4000+ member association, and currently serves as Editor of the Alabama Lawyer, the professional publication of the Alabama State Bar. In short, both Greg and Doug are “lawyers’ lawyers.”

Joining them as a founding partner is Chris Nicholson, former clerk to the Honorable Tom King, Jr., who has worked with Greg since 2007.  Combined, they have more than 70 years of experience in state and federal courts.

“We work as a team, developing a personal strategy that fits a client’s objectives. If a client has a problem to solve, we develop creative ways to solve the problem. If a client faces a lawsuit, we develop ways to win it.”

“Whether it is commercial litigation, environmental litigation, white collar litigation, or mass tort litigation: we help clients develop legal strategies so that the client can focus on its day-to-day business, leaving the distracting day-to-day legal issues in our hands.”