Judge Jennifer Neal-Jones brings over twenty (20) years of experience to the bench. She is a veteran of the United States Army, where she served honorably and received numerous awards and commendations. Judge Neal-Jones attended Saint Louis University for law school and undergraduate studies, where she graduated magna cum laude. In 2001, Judge Neal-Jones relocated from Missouri to Georgia.
In 2002, Judge Neal-Jones began her own practice, focusing on criminal and immigration law. Over the years, she expanded her practice to include personal injury, juvenile justice, and more recently, adoption law. Judge Neal-Jones has a passion for those suffering from mental illness and has worked with judges and lawyers to establish better mental health legal practices. She has volunteered with the Gwinnett County Pro Bono Project and the Dekalb Volunteer Lawyers Foundation.
Judge Neal-Jones is married, and she and her husband Andrew have four adult children. Judge Neal-Jones is an avid tennis player, and she enjoys traveling and spending time with her large extended family.