William “Billy” Jones has joined Lathrop GPM’s Denver office as partner of the firm’s Franchise Distribution Practice Group.
An experienced litigator and former vice-chair of Moye White’s Trial Section and co-chair of their Franchise and Distribution Group, Billy focuses on complex civil litigation and commercial conflict resolution. Billy handles franchise and distribution disagreements, product liability defense, insurance defense and coverage matters, trust and estate disputes, and litigation involving real estate. Apart from trial-court-level representation, Billy’s legal practice extends to several appellate cases. Over the span of his career, he has successfully tried cases in more than 15 states. He earned a J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law and a bachelor's degree, cum laude, from Duke University.