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Benjamin Joseph Jones

Benjamin Joseph Jones, American government association executive, lawyer. Bar: Kentucky. Grantee United States Department Transportation, 1987-1991, United States Department Justice, 1987-1991.

Background

  • Jones, Benjamin Joseph was born on January 10, 1951 in Campbellsville, Kentucky, United States. Son of Davis and Clara (Pyles) Jones.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, University Kentucky, 1974. Juris Doctor, University Kentucky, 1979.

    Career

    • Researcher Council of State Governments, Lexington, Kentucky, 1974-1976, director law and justice, 1986-1990, director Washington office Washington, since 1990, consultant Lexington, 1976-1983. Attorney private practice, 1979-1986. City attorney Cynthiana, Kentucky, 1981-1983, Hazard, 1984-1986.

      Director Washington office Council of State Governments, Washington, since 1990. Consultant in field.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: Kentucky.

    Works

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Connections

    • Married Karen Greene, August 24, 1974 (divorced April 1984). 1 child, Matthew Harper.
    • father: Davis Jones
    • mother: Clara (Pyles) Jones
    • spouse: Karen Greene
    • child: Matthew Harper Jones
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    Born January 10, 1951
    (age 66)
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