Excerpted from the Troy Messenger:
A familiar face will be present as the massive trail over the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill begins Monday in New Orleans.
Rhon Jones, who was born in Troy and graduated from Charles Henderson High School, is one of 15 attorneys who were chosen for the Plaintiff’s Steering Committee in the multi-district litigation related to the Deepwater Horizon explosion an oil spill.
Jones is based out of Montgomery and is an attorney with Beasley Allen Law Firm, but these days he is spending most of his time in New Orleans preparing for trial.
“It’s always really hard to predict how things will go,” Jones said. “I feel confident because I think that we are right. As to what the evidence will show and what the judge thinks, we just have to see.”
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