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Kathryn E. Jones

Phone: (248) 554-2700
Fax: (248) 353-6440

Kathryn E. Jones, an associate attorney with Starr, Butler, Alexopoulos & Stoner, PLLC, focuses her practice on the defense of employment claims, representing employers against discrimination, harassment and retaliation claims. She also practices in the areas of professional liability, commercial litigation and general litigation.

After law school, Ms. Jones worked at a small boutique law firm where her practice concentrated on the representation of private and public sector employers in labor and employment matters. Ms. Jones has experience in counseling employers on all aspects of employment law, including hiring practices, terminations, discipline, employment agreements, as well as employment policies and procedures.

Ms. Jones received her law degree from the Wayne State University Law School in 2011. While in law school, she served as the Brief Writer for Wayne Law's Moot Court National Team. Ms. Jones graduated with honors from Michigan State University's James Madison College in 2008, receiving a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Relations and Policy.

Practice Areas

  • Employment Practices Liability
  • Employment and Labor Law
  • Professional Liability
  • Miscellaneous Errors & Omissions
  • Appeals
  • Business Torts & Commercial Litigation
  • General Liability

Education

  • Wayne State Law School, J.D., 2011
  • Michigan State University, B.A., 2008

Admitted to Practice

  • All Michigan state courts
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District Court of Michigan

Professional Memberships

  • State Bar of Michigan
  • Federal Bar Association (E.D. Michigan Chapter)
  • Women Lawyers Association of Michigan

Speaking Engagements

  • "Dealing with Unions during Difficult Economic Times" American Public Works Association – Michigan Chapter (January 2013)

Articles

  • "The Scope of the Duty to Bargain: Mandatory, Permissive and Prohibited Subjects of Bargaining" – Michigan Public Employer Labor Relations Association Manual (Spring 2014) (co-author)