David Jones joined GRSM in the summer of 2002 as a member of the firm's Litigation and Insurance practice groups. He specializes in the defense of insurance (including bad faith lawsuits) and commercial litigation matters. Mr. Jones also actively litigates professional liability cases, including professional malpractice claims against insurance agents and brokers, health care lawsuits, and real estate related matters.
Mr. Jones has handled claims and suits arising in the areas of liability and property (e.g., advertising injury, mold, environmental, products, aviation, health care, technology, commercial disputes, construction, homeowners), life insurance (e.g., suitability issues, illustration issues, agent and broker issues), and bad faith (including elder abuse bad faith). He also has significant experience defending agents and brokers and other professionals. He has tried over 30 cases involving many types of actions including bad faith, malpractice, personal injury and product liability lawsuits.
Mr. Jones has argued before the court of appeal on five occasions, and has several reported appellate decisions.
California State and Federal Courts
Hawaii Federal Court
Southern California Defense Counsel