In 1981, Mr. Jonas went into private practice in the general practice of law concentrating on personal injury and matrimonial litigation. Mr. Jonas's current practice is limited to personal injury and matrimonial litigation. Mr. Jonas is Board Certified with the National Board of Trial Advocacy in Family Law and has been so certified since May of 2004.
Mr. Jonas has tried numerous personal injury matters to verdict in the counties of Oneida, Herkimer, Madison, Onondaga, and in the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York. He has experience in the areas of motor vehicle accidents, falls, construction accidents, defective products and wrongful death, including traumatic brain injuries.
Mr. Jonas is a member of the Oneida County Bar Association, the New York State Bar Association, the New York State Trial Lawyers Association, and the New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers. Mr. Jonas is currently a member of the Oneida County Bar Association-Fee Dispute Committee and Family Law Committee and is a member of the New York State Bar Association, Major Personal Injury Panel of the New York State Lawyer Referral Service, American Association for Justice (formerly Association of Trial Lawyers of America).
Mr. Jonas was named as a New York Super Lawyer from 2008-Present. Only 5 percent of the attorneys in Upstate New York are named to this list.