J.D. Washington and Lee University
B.A. Concord College
Jonathan Ellis focuses his practice in the areas of civil litigation, mine safety law, and occupational safety and health law. He regularly defends businesses in civil litigation against claims of wrongful death, deliberate intent, personal injury, wrongful termination, and breach of contract. Additionally, Jonathan counsels companies on safety compliance issues, represents them during accident investigations, and defends them against violations issued by various regulatory agencies such as MSHA and OSHA. Jonathan is the leader of the firm’s MSHA Team and Mine Emergency Response Team.