Leonard H. Stone
As a strong negotiator and tenacious advocate, Leonard H. Stone has successfully recovered millions of dollars for deserving clients. He is a co-founder of Shook & Stone, specializing in personal injury litigation and all forms of disability law.
Leonard understands the deep impact that injury and illness can have on all aspects of an individual’s life. For more than 18 years, he has worked to make sure his clients receive the attention and compensation to which they are entitled.
After beginning his career as an insurance defense litigator, Leonard has developed a unique ability to tackle complex medical cases. Knowing how insurance companies think gives him a unique edge, and has contributed to many big wins on behalf of his clients.
Leonard regularly volunteers his time and efforts to causes that aim to protect the rights of consumers against insurance companies, businesses, and government bureaucracies.
He has helped organize the legal community against tort reform, and has fought for the enforcement of ethical practices with regard to representation of injury and disability clients.
Outside the Courtroom
Two energetic children keep Leonard busy. His wife, Judith, is the Director of Marketing for the Shops at Crystals in Las Vegas. When time allows, Leonard heads to the mountains to ski. He also loves to travel and find ways to stay in shape.
You may also spot Leonard at just about any event put on by the Jewish community in Nevada. He is currently the President of the Jewish Community Center of Southern Nevada, and serves on the board of the Jewish Federation of Las Vegas. He is also a past recipient of the Federation’s “Young Leadership Award” for outstanding service, and has represented his community nationally as a member of the Young Leadership Cabinet.
Memberships & Honors
• State Bar of Nevada
• Nevada Justice Association (currently serving on the Board of Governors)
• American Association of Justice (AAJ) (served as acting delegate for the State of Nevada)
• American Bar Association
• Consumer Attorneys of California