Practice groups

Estate Planning and Administration

Medical Malpractice Defense

Education

Howard University School of Law, J.D. (2008)

Howard University School of Business, M.B.A. (2008)

University of California, Los Angeles, B.A. (2002)

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PA

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Ron G. Jones

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Two PPG Place, Suite 400
Pittsburgh, PA 15222-5402
T: 800-243-5412
D: 412-281-7272
F: 888-811-7144

rjones@dmclaw.com





Ron G. Jones is a shareholder of Dickie, McCamey & Chilcote, P.C. He concentrates his practice in the areas of medical malpractice, estate planning and administration, sports law, and general liability defense. Mr. Jones is a member of the firm's Marketing Committee and Pro Bono Committee.

Professional Accomplishments:

  • Pennsylvania Super Lawyers® – Rising Stars 2017
  • Allegheny County Bar Foundation 2016 Young Professional Award of Excellence
  • The Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania (Hearing Committee Member), elected in 2016 
  • The Legal Intelligencer’s 2015 “Lawyer on the Fast Track” Designee
  • Lawyers of Color "Hot List" 2014 Eastern Region Honoree
  • David B. Fawcett Pro Bono Award – 5th Annual Recipient (awarded based upon a combination of hours dedicated to pro bono work and the results obtained in performing that work)

Representative Matters:

  • Assisted in securing defense verdict for Pennsylvania hospital in medical malpractice claims
  • Acquired successful outcome for client regarding sports agency contract dispute
  • Review and provide consultation services regarding employment contracts
  • Provide various consultation services for sports agency
  • Representation of healthcare providers in Pennsylvania Department of State Board Investigations
  • Secured favorable outcomes for Pennsylvania hospital in multi-party, medical malpractice claims
  • Secured favorable outcome for Pennsylvania hospital in invasion of privacy action
  • Represented clients in landlord-tenant matters, divorces, expungements, and real estate matters through the firm’s pro bono programs
  • Court-appointed as Guardian ad Litem (now Best Interest Attorney) on behalf of various minor children

Speaking Engagements:

  • "What Do You Mean They Want Metadata?!!" (Co-Presenter), American Society for Healthcare Risk Management 2016 Annual Conference, 9/26/2016
  • Medical Malpractice Defense Litigation Lecture (Presenter), University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist Program, July 2013–2016
  • "Current Trends in Commercial Litigation" (Co-Presenter), Pennsylvania CLE, 11/19/2015
  • "Managing the Impact of Catastrophic Claims," Transportation Panel Discussion, 6/12/2014
  • Black Law Student Association (“BLSA”) Diversity Panel, University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 4/9/2014
  • Health Law Practicum (Guest Lecturer/Presenter), University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 4/2/2014
  • Estate Planning and Administration Presentation (Co-Presenter), Pittsburgh Federation of Teachers, 8/5/2009

Publications:

Admissions and Licenses:

  • Pennsylvania Bar Admission
  • Supreme Court of Pennsylvania
  • United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania

Memberships:

  • Allegheny County Bar Association
     – Homer S. Brown Division (Vice Chair 2016–2017; Interim Chair-Elect 2015–2016; Treasurer 2014–2015; Liaison to Board of Governors 2014–2015)
  • Pennsylvania Bar Association

Community Involvement:

  • 100 Black Men Guest Lecturer for Public Speaking Segment, 2015 & 2016
  • Allegheny County Bar Foundation "Pro Bono Rocks! Battle of the Bands" (Committee Member 2013 and 2011 helping to raise money for its pro bono programs)
  • Neighborhood Legal Services Association (NLSA) Board Member
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Law BLSA Footprints Mentorship Program

Education:

  • J.D., Howard University School of Law (2008); recipient of CALI Excellence for the Future Award® in Cyber Law; First Place Awardee for paper on the subject matter of copyright law in the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP); Nathan Burkan Memorial Competition
  • M.B.A., Howard University School of Business (2008)
  • B.A., University of California, Los Angeles (2002), Sociology; UCLA Men’s Basketball Team (Manager 1998–2001)