Jon grew up in West Hartford and attended Flagler College in St. Augustine, Florida on an athletic scholarship. While at Flagler, he was named Captain, Team MVP, and All-Conference for the soccer team in 2000. Jon then attended California Western School of Law in San Diego, California but returned to Connecticut to practice law after graduating.
With more than 18 years of experience representing people injured at work and due to the negligence of others, Jon formed the Cantor Injury Law Firm. His skill and success has been recognized through many awards and recognitions including being named a Connecticut Rising Star by Super Lawyers from 2013-2018, a Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney by Super Lawyers from 2021 through the present, a Top 100 Trial Lawyer by The National Trial Lawyers, and recognized for professional excellence by The Best Lawyers in America from 2021 through the present.