Kristal Jones is the sole proprietor of Jones Mitigation Services LLC. Mrs. Jones graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice and a concentration in Forensic Sciences from Jacksonville State University in 2007. Shortly after graduation, she started her criminal justice career with the Madison County Office of Alternative Sentencing and Release. She spent most of her 10 years serving as both a probation officer and court referral officer before deciding to make a career change.
Mrs. Jones completed a Masters Program in Criminal Sentencing and Sentencing Advocacy at Arizona State University in 2020. Mitigation specialists play an important role in the defense team. They help the defense team advocate for the client's life by telling the client's story in such a way that a jury will see the client as a human being instead of an evil entity who has committed a horrible crime. Mrs. Jones is experienced in the following areas of criminal justice: probation; court referral program; work release; pre-trial release; substance abuse treatment programs; mental health conditions; investigations; forensic sciences; and, mitigation.