Jones, Skelton and Hochuli started with 12 lawyers when the firm was founded in 1983. Having been in business for over 32 years now, the firm has now grown to a 78 lawyer firm with the addition of A. Blake DeLong and Gianni Pattas.

Mr. DeLong has more than 12 years of civil litigation experience. He has represented clients both in private practice and as in-house counsel for a major insurance company. Mr. DeLong practices in the areas of automobile, premises liability, and general insurance defense litigation. He handles trials, arbitrations, mediations, and settlement conferences.

Mr. Pattas is an Associate with Jones, Skelton & Hochuli where he focuses his practice on construction and general civil defense litigation. Mr. Pattas received a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Santa Clara University before attending law school at the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law.