Nate Jones devotes his practice entirely to civil litigation, with an emphasis on complex pharmaceutical and medical device actions.
Since joining the Wagstaff & Cartmell, Nate has quickly gained jury trial experience in state and federal court jurisdictions nationwide, in challenging product liability actions.
Nate grew up outside Kansas City in the small town of Grain Valley, Missouri. He graduated from Mizzou with academic honors in 2005 with a degree in Political Science where he was a Civic Leaders Intern at the Missouri Attorney General’s Office. He received his J.D. from the University of Missouri-Kansas City with academic honors where he received numerous CALI awards, was a Legal Writing and Research Teaching Assistant, an Editor for the UMKC Law Review, and the UMKC Superior Court Chief Justice.
While in law school, Nate had the opportunity to work in the U.S. District Court of Missouri Western District for the Honorable Scott O. Wright, the Missouri Court of Appeals for the Honorable Thomas Newton, the Missouri Attorney General’s Office and the Kansas City Civil Rights Office. Following law school, Nate worked as an associate attorney on complex class action and product liability matters.
PRIOR WORK EXPERIENCE
Clerk, Hon. Scott O. Wright, Missouri Court of Appeals
Clerk, Hon. Thomas Newton, Missouri Attorney General’s Office
Civic Leaders Intern, Missouri Attorney General’s Office
J.D., University of Missouri-Kansas City
• Legal Writing and Research Teaching Assistant
• Editor, UMKC Law Review
• UMKC Superior Court Chief Justice
B.S. in Political Science, University of Missouri, 2005
U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri
Blue Springs Business Group
Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City
Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association
Lawyers Association of Kansas City Young Lawyer Section, Board of Directors
Missouri Bar Association
Nelson-Atkins Young Friends of Art
Ross T. Roberts Trial Academy