John E. Jones

John E. Jones (Binghamton, New York)

John E. Jones

Attorney in Binghamton, NY
John E. Jones joined Hinman, Howard & Kattell in 1988 and is a partner in the firm's Real Estate and Oil and Gas Practice Groups. Mr. Jones focuses his practice on commercial and residential real estate, oil and gas law, and cooperative ownership of real estate. He represents local, regional, and national banks and insurance companies in commercial and residential real estate lending transactions as well as buyers and sellers of commercial and residential real estate. He represents local cooperatives and homeowners associations and has worked with developers to form cooperatives, homeowners associations, and a senior residential community.

Mr. Jones has assisted clients with the purchase and sale of mineral rights, including severed mineral estates, and has advised lenders as they establish policies to address the impact of gas leasing on their mortgage portfolios.

He also has lectured to the New York State, Broome County, and Schenectady County bar associations on commercial real estate and oil and gas matters. He is a member of the Broome County Bar Association's committee on continuing legal education. He is also a member of the Executive Committee of the NY State Bar Association's Real Property Section

Mr. Jones has achieved an AV rating with Martindale Hubbell. He is a graduate of the Greater Binghamton Chamber of Commerce Broome Leadership Institute and an Advisor to Sepp, Inc., a developer and manager of Senior Residential Communities.

607-231-6738
Client Rating N/A
Peer Rating 4.6 of 5

Areas of Law

Areas of Law
  • Commercial Real Estate and Financing
  • Residential Real Estate
  • Oil and Gas Law
  • Condominiums and Cooperatives

Peer Reviews (16)

Peer Reviews (16)
AV Rated
4.6/5.0
Peer Rating
 
High Ethical Standard
Real Estate and General Practice
Areas of Practice
Legal Knowledge
Legal Knowledge
4.5/5
Analytical Capabilities
Analytical Capabilities
4.6/5
Judgment
Judgment
4.6/5
Communication Ability
Communication Ability
4.6/5
Legal Experience
Legal Experience
4.6/5
Peer Reviews (16)
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 04/29/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
John is outstanding practitioner. He is responsive to inquiries from fellow attorneys, knows his law cold and always is cordial. A great attorney!
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 03/24/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 03/24/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 03/23/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 03/23/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 03/23/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Pleasant, Smart & Capable
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 03/23/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
A credit to the profession
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 02/24/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
5.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 02/23/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
I have personally know John for several years, have heard him present at CLE meetings and have had multiple occasions to work with him in various commercial closings. He is very professional.
Legal Knowledge
5/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.6/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 03/24/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
A pleasure to work with
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
5/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.6/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 03/12/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
5/5
Communication Ability
5/5
Legal Experience
5/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 03/24/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 02/26/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Managing Partner on 02/23/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
4.0/5.0 Posted by a Partner on 07/26/12
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
4/5
Analytical Capabilities
4/5
Judgment
4/5
Communication Ability
4/5
Legal Experience
4/5
3.0/5.0 Posted by a Sole Practitioner on 03/23/13
Endorsed for Ethical Standing
Legal Knowledge
3/5
Analytical Capabilities
3/5
Judgment
3/5
Communication Ability
3/5
Legal Experience
3/5
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Experience & Credentials

Firm Details
Position
Partner
Admission Details
Admitted in 1989, New York and Connecticut
2013, Pennsylvania
Law School Attended
Boston College Law School
Class of 1988
J.D.
University Attended
Hartwick College
Class of 1984
B.A.
magna cum laude
Birth Information
Born in 1962
Johnson City, New York, September 10, 1962
Associations & Memberships

Professional Memberships

Broome County Bar Association
American Bar Association
New York State Bar Association, Executive Committee Real Property Section, past co-Chair of Task Force on Gas Leasing and Wind Power

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Contact Information

Contact Information
Firm Address
Hinman, Howard & Kattell, LLP
700 Security Mutual Building, 80 Exchange Street, P.O. Box 5250,
Binghamton, NY 13902-5250
U.S.A.
Phone
607-231-6738
Fax
607-723-6605
Office Information
Office Information
John E. Jones
Partner
Hinman, Howard & Kattell, LLP
700 Security Mutual Building, 80 Exchange Street, P.O. Box 5250,
Binghamton, NY 13902-5250

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