Teresa M. Jones
Teresa is an associate of the firm and works on a wide range of complex litigation matters, with a focus on antitrust litigation, securities litigation, class actions, and consumer fraud matters. Before joining the firm, Teresa was part of the trial team in a large antitrust class action lawsuit against a major software company which settled in 2007 after several months of trial for $180 million.
Teresa has significant experience in document-intensive discovery, through which she has developed practices to identify, highlight and manage key case documents.
She is currently working on, or has worked on, In re Lidoderm Antitrust Litigation (N.D. Cal.) and In re Aggrenox Antitrust Litigation (D. Conn); In re Lipitor Antitrust Litigation (D.N.J.) (state antitrust and consumer protection claims on behalf of proposed class of indirect purchasers represented by Heins Mills & Olson as co-lead counsel); In re Domestic Drywall Antitrust Litigation (E.D. Pa.) (supply and price-fixing claims against manufacturers of gypsum wallboard); and Fond Du Lac Bumper Exchange, Inc., et. al. v. Jui Li Enterprise Company, Ltd., et. al. (E.D. Wis.) (supply and price-fixing claims against manufacturers and distributors of aftermarket automotive sheet metal parts). She has also worked on In re Plasma Derivative Protein Therapies Antitrust Litigation (N.D. Ill.) (supply and price-fixing claims against manufacturers of plasma-derivative protein therapies); Glaberson v. Comcast Corp. (E.D. Pa.) (antitrust claims against cable services provider on behalf of subscribers); and In re AOL Time Warner Securities Litigation (S.D.N.Y) (securities fraud claims on behalf of AOL and Time Warner shareholders).Teresa graduated magna cum laude from William Mitchell College of Law and is admitted to practice in the state courts of Minnesota, the U.S. District Court for the District of Minnesota, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit. Teresa is an active member of the Minnesota State Bar Association, Hennepin County Bar Association and American Bar Association and has held leadership positions in each.
Areas of Practice
- Securities Law
- Minnesota, 1996
- U.S. District Court District of Minnesota
- U.S. Court of Appeals 8th Circuit
- William Mitchell College of Law, St Paul, Minnesota - 1996
- Honors: magna cum laude
- University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota
- B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1992
- Honors: With Honors
- Major: Sociology
- Major: Criminology
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Hennepin County Bar Association, Vice-Chair, Section of New Lawyers, 1998 - 1999
- American Bar Association, Chair, Young Lawyers Division Law Practice Mgmt. Committee, 2000 - Present