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Mary Jo Barney

Paralegal

maryjo@awjlaw.com

Mary Jo has been a paralegal for over 26 years, and has worked with Mr. Jones for 16 years. She is the lead paralegal at Jones & Swanson and oversees the office and staff. Mary Jo is married and has two children - a 23 year old son currently set to graduate this year from college and 17 year old daughter who is a senior in high school and set to attend Georgia State in the Fall. Mary Jo is a wine enthusiast and loves traveling with her husband.

Education
University of North Texas, 1992
SCLA Honor Society

Professional Memberships
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association

Volunteer Activities
Board Member of Kennworth Park - Sponsorship Coordinator
Marietta Girls Softball - Assistant Coach

Speaking Engagements
How To Conduct Focus Groups
Paralegal Role during Trial
The Organized Paralegal
Taught several paralegal courses at University of North Texas Paralegal Course, 1993 & 1994


Ashley Heinen

Paralegal

ashley@awjlaw.com

Ashley has been a paralegal at Jones & Swanson for 9 years. She recently purchased her first home and has enjoyed settling in and decorating everything perfectly. When she’s not at work, you can find her enjoying time with friends or shopping at Home Goods.

Education
B.S., Kennesaw State University, 2010

Professional Memberships
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association


Jennifer Ruelle

Paralegal

jennifer@awjlaw.com

Jennifer has recently joined the Jones & Swanson team as a Paralegal. She has lived in Marietta for many years and continues to be involved in the Cobb County Community. In her spare time, Jennifer enjoys watching basketball, football and spending time with family and friends.

Education
Associates in Business Administration Georgia Highlands

Professional Organizations

Georgia Trial Lawyers Association


Brittani daCamara

Marketing Coordinator

brittani@awjlaw.com

Brittani is responsible for the firm website, social media and marketing efforts. When Brittani is not working, she enjoys working out, spending time with family and traveling. She is currently working towards getting her Master’s in Business Administration in Marketing and will graduate in 2017.

Education
MBA, Columbia Southern University, Current
B.S., Reinhardt University, 2012

Professional Organizations
Internet Marketing Association
Search Engine Marketing Professional Organization (SEMPO)
West Cobb Business Association
Cobb Young Professionals
Cobb Chamber of Commerce
Business Networking International (BNI)
The National Society of Leadership and Success

Volunteer Activities
Samaritan’s Purse – Operation Christmas Child
Mercy Indonesia
Sleighbells on the Square 5K


Amber Bowden

Digital Marketing Consultant

amber@awjlaw.com

Amber has been a member of the Jones & Swanson family for 7 years and assists with the firm’s digital presence. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband in Chattanooga and recently adopted a sweet puppy named Bentley.

Education
B.B.A. Marketing, Kennesaw State University, 2012

Professional Organizations
Association of Strategic Marketing
Internet Marketing Association
West Cobb Business Association
National Association of Professional Women
Cobb Young Professionals
Cobb Chamber of Commerce
Business Networking International (BNI)

Volunteer Activities
Junior Achievement USA
Involved in church volunteer activities


Kelly Ehrhardt

Financial Administrator

kelly@awjlaw.com

Kelly has a bachelor’s degree in Mathematics and Computer Science from SUNY Geneseo. Prior to joining Jones & Swanson, Kelly worked in the Information Technology field doing project management and software testing. She currently handles all the administrative and financial entities within the firm. Outside of work, Kelly enjoys playing tennis, traveling, and spending time with her husband and three children.

Education
B.S., SUNY GENSEO, 1988

Volunteer Activities
Various PTA/PTO Activities for Sweet Apple Elementary, Elkins Pointe Middle School & Roswell High School
National Charity League
Hospice Volunteer


Shanna Hendrix

Legal Assistant

shanna@awjlaw.com

Shanna has been working in the legal industry for over 13 years. She is in charge of our intake system and always greets everyone with a bubbly smile. Outside of work, Shanna stays very active and loves spending time with her husband, Steve and her two beautiful children.

Education
Associates in Nursing, Kennesaw State University
Paralegal Certificate, Chattahoochee Technical College

Professional Organizations
WCBA Board Member (West Cobb Baseball Association)
Diamond Dance Mom
Pearl Dance Mom

Volunteer Activities
Volunteer at church
Volunteer at Mostly Mutts


Kate Williams

Legal Assistant

kate@awjlaw.com

Kate is responsible for gathering medical records and assisting with all open cases. She is an avid reader and enjoys attending festivals and concerts with her friends and husband, Josh.

Education
B.A., Georgia College & State University, 2011


Stephanie Allmon

Legal Assistant

Stephanie@awjlaw.com

Stephanie is new to the Jones & Swanson team but has 3 years of in depth legal experience behind her. She enjoys SEC football and always roots for the Georgia Bulldogs! When she’s not working you can find her spending quality time with her family and two amazing children.

Education
GA Southern University
Kennesaw State University

Volunteer Activities
Volunteering for Hillgrove Hawks GMSL
PTSA Lovinggood Middle School


Wendi Lucas

Legal Assistant

wendi@awjlaw.com

Wendi is the newest member of Jones & Swanson. She has two small children - a 2-year-old daughter and a 1-year-old son. Outside of work she enjoys being outdoors and spending time with her husband and children.

Education
Pepperell High School
B.S. Political Science at Georgia Highlands College, current


Autumn Richardson

Administrative Assistant

autumn@awjlaw.com

Autumn is currently a student at Kennesaw State University and plans to go to law school after she finishes her undergrad. She is a mother to an adorable French bulldog, Turner and enjoys spending time at the beach whenever she can get away!

Education
Kennesaw State University, Current
Kennesaw State University Honors Society

Professional Organizations
Georgia Trial Lawyers Association (GTLA)


Nicole Windsor

Receptionist

Nicole@awjlaw.com

Nicole is responsible for answering all the calls that come in to Jones & Swanson. She works diligently to make sure everyone is routed to where they need to be. Outside of work she enjoys horseback riding, barrel racing and hanging out with friends.

Education
Hiram High School

Volunteer Activities
Living Promise Farm


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