Licences and Professional Associations


State Bar of California

State Bar of Oregon

Bar of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

State Bar of West Virginia (inactive)


Mr. Mones is a member and  has served  on the Board of Directors and a consultant to  a number of children-oriented  service, advocacy  and research groups including the following:

-Member, National Crime Victims Bar Association

-Advisory Board, National Center on Child Fatality Review

-Special Advisor (and former First Vice-President) of the  Inter-Agency Council on Child Abuse and Neglect (ICAN)

-Board of Directors, End The Physical Punishment of Children (EPOCH- USA) (past)-

-Board of Directors and Vice-President, American Media Council on Child Abuse (past)

-Board of Directors, Mothers Against Sexual Abuse (past)

-Advisory Council, American Psychological Association Task Force on Violence and the Family (past)

-Advisory Council, Los Angeles County Domestic Violence Council (past)

-Member, ABA Juvenile Justice sub-section (past)

-Member, National Association of Counsel for Children (past)

-Peer Reviewer, Journal of Interpersonal Violence (past)

-Representative to the Victims Rights Working Group on the Treatment of Child Witnesses and Victims in the International Criminal Court of the United Nations (2000)

-Consultant to U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF) sponsored program to develop prediction protocols for violent youth offenders (2000)