John Paul Jones serves as a NIMJ Advisor. He retired in 2014 from the University of Richmond, where he taught military law, constitutional law, and admiralty law. After law school, he served the Court of Claims as a chambers clerk and the CIA as a visiting scholar.
He edited the book, Dr. Mudd and the Lincoln Assassination, and has written extensively for law journals and encyclopedias. A former Naval Flight Officer and intelligence officer, he retired with the rank of Captain after heading the Naval Investigative Service Reserve Office in Norfolk, Virginia.