JONES Barbara


Former United States district judge

Profession: Founding Board Member



Barbara Sue Jones is a former United States district judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York.

Education and career

Born in Inglewood, California, Jones received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Mount St. Mary's University in 1968 and a Juris Doctor from the Temple University Beasley School of Law in 1973. Following law school graduation, Jones was a special attorney of the Organized Crime & Racketeering, Criminal Division of the United States Department of Justice in 1973, and of that agency's Manhattan Strike Force Against Organized Crime and Racketeering from 1973 to 1977.

She was an Assistant United States Attorney in the Southern District of New York from 1977 to 1987, serving as chief of the General Crimes Unit from 1983 to 1984 and of the Organized Crime Unit from 1984 to 1987. From 1987 to 1995, she was a First assistant district attorney of New York County District Attorney's Office. Jones also taught as an adjunct associate professor of law at Fordham Law School from 1985 to 1995 and at New York University School of Law in 2008. Since 2009, Jones has taught trial advocacy at the Practicing Law Institute (PLI) in New York.


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Mentioned together

45th President of the United States
1 place
United States Trade Representative.
2 place
27th United States National Security Advisor
3 place
Resident Scholar
4 place
International Trade and Resource Issue Economist for the American Farm Bureau Federation
5 place

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United States House of Representatives
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White House
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