HARRISBURG (May 9, 2014) óMichael B. Jones, a partner with the Aliquippa law firm of McMillen Urick Tocci Fouse & Jones, will begin a three-year term on the Pennsylvania Bar Association (PBA) Board of Governors at the close of the organizationís Annual Meeting, May 16 in Hershey.
One of 12 zone governors, Jones will represent Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Lawrence and Mercer county lawyers.
Jones has served in the PBA House of Delegates for more than 10 years. He is a member of the PBA Environmental & Energy Law and PBA Municipal Law sections. He is a life fellow of the Pennsylvania Bar Foundation.
Jones is a member of the Beaver County Bar Association and serves on its fee dispute and civil rules committees. He also is a member of the American Association for Justice. He is active in Beaver Youth Soccer, serving as coach and past president. He also is a member of Saints Peter & Paul Church.
He is a graduate of the University of Dayton and the Temple University School of Law.
Founded in 1895, the Pennsylvania Bar Association strives to promote justice, professional excellence and respect for the law; improve public understanding of the legal system; facilitate access to legal services; and serve the 27,000 lawyers who are members of the association.
Editorís Note: A photo is available to download from the PBA website at: http://www.pabar.org/public/news%20releases/1415newofficersphotos.asp