Dustin C. Jones

Dustin C. Jones

Location:
Rochester, Minnesota
Phone:
507-316-0628
800-636-2689
Fax:
507-288-9342
Email:

Born in Newport News, Virginia and raised in rural, southeastern Virginia, near the Town of Smithfield ("The Ham Capital of the World"), Dustin is a general practice attorney with the firm. He has experience in a variety of district court proceedings and civil litigation.

Dustin earned his J.D. from the University of Minnesota Law School in Minneapolis, Minnesota. While earning his law degree, Dustin was a member of the International Moot Court (2012-2013) and served as a staff member on the journal of Law and Inequality: A Journal of Theory and Practice (2013-2014).

Prior to joining the firm, Dustin practiced law as an associate attorney at O'Brien & Wolf, L.L.P., in Rochester, Minnesota. Prior to O'Brien & Wolf, Dustin served as a judicial law clerk at the Crow Wing County Judicial Center in Brainerd, Minnesota, from August 2014 until August 2016.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Insurance Defense
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Business Law

Bar Admissions

  • Minnesota
  • U.S. District Court District of Minnesota

Education

  • University of Minnesota Law School, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    • J.D. - 2014
    • Honors: Dean’s Distinguished Scholarship
    • Honors: Law School Public Service Program Award (Provided 292 Hours of Law-Related Public Service)
    • Honors: Best Brief Award in 1L Legal Writing Class
  • Dallas Theological Seminary, Dallas, TX
    • Th.M magna cum laude - 2011
    • Major: Old Testament and Semitic Studies
  • Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA
    • B.A. summa cum laude - 2007
    • Major: Philosophy and Religion

Published Works

  • Dustin C. Jones, Adoptive Couple v. Baby Girl: The Creation of Second-Class Native American Parents Under the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978, 32 LAW & INEQ. 417 (2014)

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Member
  • Olmsted County Bar Association, Member
  • Minnesota Defense Lawyers Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • O’Brien & Wolf, L.L.P., in Rochester, Minnesota, Associate attorney
  • Crow Wing County Judicial Center in Brainerd, Minnesota, Judicial law clerk , 2014 - 2016