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Stanley Jones

Stanley S. Jones, Jr.

Government Affairs

Nelson Mullins

Stanley S. Jones, Jr.

Stanley Jones

Government Affairs

Nelson Mullins

Stan Jones, a partner of Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP, practices in Atlanta. Mr. Jones practices in the areas of healthcare law, governmental relations and public policy, and administrative law.

Awards and Honors

  • Outstanding Leadership in the Public Interest, Emory University School of Law EPIC Inspiration Awards (2014)
  • Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business, Healthcare
  • 2011 Sandy Brandt Volunteer Service Award, Mental Health America
  • The Best Lawyers In America® -- Health Care Law (2008-2017) Governmental Relations Law (2007-2017)
  • Atlanta “Lawyer of the Year,” Government Relations Law (2017)
  • Super Lawyers - healthcare and government relations

Leadership Positions

  • Founding President, Project Interconnections, an initiative that, under the leadership of Honorary Chairperson and former first lady Rosalynn Carter, has built more than 200 units of housing in Atlanta for homeless persons suffering from mental illness
  • Executive Committee, Dean’s Council for the Emory University School of Public Health
  • Has served on Governor Perdue’s Mental Health Service Delivery Commission, which was created by an Executive order issued on August 7, 2007
  • Serves on Behavioral Health Coordinating Council
  • Former Chairman of the Board, Visiting Nurse Health Systems, Inc.
  • Former Chairman of the Board, Mental Health America of Georgia
  • Founding Board Member, Atlanta Community Court Foundation
  • Former Chairman, Georgia Commission on Mental Health, Mental Retardation and Substance Abuse Service Delivery
  • Former Vice President for Public Policy, National Mental Health Association

About Us

Despite pandemic, Georgia’s Colorectal Cancer Control Program making significant strides

Thanks to funding awarded by the Centers for Disease Control for five-years beginning July 2020, Georgia CORE and Augusta University are partners in the Georgia Colorectal Cancer Control Program, which is increasing CRC screenings in southeast and southwest Georgia.

3/23/2021

Chasing Cancer with Otis Brawley, MD & Ezekiel J. Emanuel, MD

Otis Brawley says he thinks coronavirus vaccine should be mandated like other vaccines in the U.S.

8/03/2021

Cancer Center opens in Braselton

“This new collaborative space puts our patients’ needs front and center by providing a more cohesive environment with access to both medical oncology/hematology and radiation oncology services within steps of each other,” says Charles Nash III, MD, FACP, medical director of NGMC’s Cancer Services and medical oncologist with Longstreet Clinic (and Georgia CORE Board member).

6/29/2021

Georgia CORE

 

Advancing Cancer Care through Partnerships and Innovation

Georgia CORE is a statewide nonprofitthat leverages partnerships and innovation to attract more clinical trials, increase research, and promote education and early detection to improve cancer care for Georgians in rural, urban, and suburban communities across the state.