Class Action Litigation
University of Georgia School of Law,
J.D., 2003, cum laude
• Georgia Law Review
• Order of the Barristers
University of the South, B.A., 1999,
Honors & Awards
Peter Jones Managing Partner
Peter Jones is the Managing Partner of Herman Jones LLP. Throughout his career, Peter’s practice has focused on civil litigation, and he is adept at handling complex cases in a variety of areas. He has significant experience with securities, intellectual property, whistleblower, product liability, premises liability, class action, and commercial disputes.
Peter brings an in-depth knowledge of every aspect of the litigation process to each of his matters. After graduating cum laude from the University of Georgia School of Law, Peter was a law clerk for the Honorable J.L. Edmondson, then Chief Judge of the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit. Peter has also worked at one of the largest defense firms and one of the largest and most successful plaintiff firms in the country. He began his career at King & Spalding LLP, an international law firm recognized as one of the top 50 law firms in the world, representing some of the largest corporations in America. For the past ten years, Peter has practiced at Robbins, Geller, Rudman & Dowd LLP, a firm that has recovered tens of billions of dollars on behalf of businesses and individuals.
Peter is admitted to practice in all state courts in Georgia, the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals, the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals, the Northern District of Georgia, the Middle District of Georgia, and the Eastern District of Texas. He has also served as counsel pro hac vice in courts throughout the country.
During law school, Peter was a member of the Georgia Law Review and the Georgia Mock Trial Program. He also worked for the Athens Clarke County District Attorney’s office under the third-year practice act and prosecuted criminal cases to verdict while still in school. Upon graduation, Peter was named a member of the Order of the Barristers, a recognition for excellence in courtroom advocacy.
Peter grew up in Atlanta and attended the Marist School. He graduated from the University of the South with a B.A. in Economics. At Sewanee, Peter was a member of the varsity basketball team.
Peter lives in Atlanta with his wife and three children, and is a member of Christ the King Church. He and his wife are supporters and volunteers for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Buckhead Baseball.
Super Lawyers, “Rising Star” 2012-2013
State Bar of Georgia, How to Recover Attorneys’ Fees in an Intellectual Property Case (February 25, 2016)
• United States Courts of Appeals for the Eleventh and Federal Circuits
• United States District Courts for the Northern and Middle Districts of Georgia
• United States District Court for the Eastern District of Texas