John Gregory (J.G.) Jones


J.G. Jones is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Litigation & Trial Department.

Mr. Jones represents companies in complex commercial litigation matters in federal and state court. He also advises individuals and companies on white collar defense and investigation matters including inquiries and investigations by the Department of Justice and Securities and Exchange Commission. Additionally, Mr. Jones has experience representing clients in arbitrations and securities litigation cases.

Mr. Jones maintains an active pro bono practice, representing Afghan nationals who have aided US troops abroad in applying for Special Immigrant Visas.

While in law school, Mr. Jones served as an editor of the Virginia Law & Business Review. Mr. Jones also participated in the prosecution clinic, trying cases in Virginia General District Court and negotiating plea agreements.

Bar Qualification

  • District of Columbia
  • New York


  • JD, University of Virginia School of Law, 2020
  • BA in History, Hampden-Sydney College, 2017