Stuart D. Jones

Shareholder, Portland Office

Direct Dial: 503.499.4616
Fax: 503.295.0915

Practice Areas


Bar Admissions

  • Oregon, 1984

Court Admissions

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. District Court, District of Oregon
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California

Peer Recognition


  • Northwestern School of Law, Lewis & Clark College - J.D., 1984
  • Lewis & Clark College - B.S., 1977

Practice Experience

Stuart Jones's practice focuses on class action litigation and first party insurance issues involving both commercial and personal lines including coverage opinions and litigation. He has provided coverage opinions and advised various commercial lines insurers on losses involving issues of collapse, flood, contamination, business interruption, faulty workmanship, earth movement and allegations of bad faith.

Stuart also has experience in commercial and international commercial litigation and disputes involving trade dress, trade name infringement and unfair competition claims.

In addition, Stuart has maintained a Martindale-Hubbell AV® Peer Review Rating for a number of years, and has been recognized as an Oregon Super Lawyer each year since 2006.

Professional and Civic Involvement

  • Defense Research Institute (Member, DRI International)
  • International Association of Defense Counsel (Member)
  • Multnomah Bar Association (Member)
  • Multnomah County Circuit Court (Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Charles S. Crookham)
  • Oregon State Bar (Member, Business Law Section; Member, Litigation Section)
  • State of Oregon (Judicial Law Clerk for the Honorable Robert D. Burns, District Court, Clackamas County)
  • U.S. House of Representatives (Legislative Assistant, U.S. Congressman Robert B. Duncan)

Awards and Honors

  • AV® Preeminent™, Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Selected for inclusion in Oregon Super Lawyers (2006-Present — Insurance Coverage)
  • Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© (2013-Present — Commercial Litigation; Insurance Law)

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