Leonard H. Stone
Top rated Personal Injury attorney in Las Vegas, NevadaShook & Stone Injury Lawyers
An understanding and dedicated attorney, Leonard H. Stone is the co-founder, partner and attorney at the Las Vegas-based firm Shook & Stone in Nevada. A personal injury attorney, he happily assists the people surrounding Las Vegas and Reno, Nevada, in cases involving auto accidents, dog bites, animal attacks, workers’ compensation, Social Security Disability and pedestrian accidents.
Suffering injuries due to someone else’s carelessness is no joke, and Mr. Stone understands this very well. He tediously works with his clients to ensure that they receive the compensation they are entitled. He is known for his strong negotiating skills and powerful approach in the courtrooms.
Before pursuing legal education, Mr. Stone graduated with honors from Brandeis University, earning his bachelor’s degree in American studies in 1991. He obtained his Doctor of Jurisprudence from the Loyola Marymount University Loyola Law School in Los Angeles in 1995.
Licensed to practice law in the state of Nevada for more than two and a half decades, Mr. Stone has successfully counseled numerous clients and assisted them with their legal needs. He started his career as an insurance defense litigator and holds profound knowledge of how companies assess various medical claims, thereby giving him a unique edge. He has recovered millions of dollars multiple times in various settlements and verdicts over the years.
Rated AV Preeminent* through Martindale-Hubbell, Mr. Stone has received several reviews from his peers on the same platform. He is rated “Superb” on Avvo and has been included by The National Trial Lawyers in their Top 100 Trial Lawyers list. He was also conferred with the Community Young Leadership Award by the Jewish Nevada and is an esteemed member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum.
Mr. Stone is an active member of prominent organizations such as the Nevada Justice Association, the Clark County Bar Association, the American Association for Justice, the American Bar Association and the Consumer Attorneys of California.
*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.
Practice areasPersonal Injury - General: Plaintiff, Social Security Disability
Personal Injury - Plaintiff
- 80% Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
- 20% Social Security Disability
First Admitted: 1995, Nevada
Professional Webpage: https://www.shookandstone.com/attorney-leonard-stone/
- President of the Jewish Community Center of Southern Nevada
- Board Chairman, Jewish Federation of Las Vegas, 2012
- State Bar of Nevada
- Consumer Attorneys of California
- American Bar Association
- American Association of Justice (AAJ) (served as acting delegate for the State of Nevada)
- Board Member, Nevada Justice Association, 2018
- B.A., Brandeis University
- Leadership Award, The Vegas Dozen Leadership Award, Jewish Federation of Las Vegas Leadership Award, Jewish Community Center of Southern Nevada AVVO, 10/10
Office location for Leonard H. Stone
710 S. Fourth Street
Las Vegas, NV 89101
- Super Lawyers: 2019 - 2023