Christy D. Jones is a member of the Pharmaceutical, Medical Device and Healthcare Industry Team at Butler Snow. She focuses her practice on drug and medical device, product liability law and mass torts. During her over 30 years of trial experience, Jones has served as national and MDL counsel representing various corporations and has tried dozens of cases throughout the United States, often as lead counsel in bellwether trials.
Jones is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers and is a past Regent of Region 6. She is also a member of the International Academy of Trial Lawyers, American Board of Trial Advocates, International Association of Trial Lawyers, Product Liability Advisory Council, International Association of Defense Counsel, American Bar Association, Defense Research Institute, Lawyers for Civil Justice, Trial Attorneys of America, Mississippi Bar Association, Mississippi Defense Lawyers Association and Capital Area Bar Association. Jones is a recipient of the Mississippi Bar Foundation's Professionalism Award, the Professionalism Award of Hinds County, and Outstanding Woman Lawyer of the Year.
Jones has been consistently recognized as a leader in her field by her peers and respected directories. She is recognized as one of the leading trial lawyers and leading pharmaceutical product liability lawyers in nationwide categories in Chambers USA and Best Lawyers and regionally in Mid-South Super Lawyers. Additionally, Benchmark Magazine has recognized her as one of the Top 250 Women in Litigation and also elevated her to the top 10 of that prestigious group. LMG Life Sciences has consistently honored Jones as a Life Science Star since the inception of the distinction. She is also regularly named as one of the Lawdragon 500 Leading Lawyers. Jones has also been featured by Law 360 in their Female Powerbrokers series.