David Stone is frequently retained as co-counsel to help execute winning litigation strategies. Some rely on David for his proven ability to win at trial. Others depend on David as a teacher and mentor as they further develop their craft. And still others turn to him for his background in specialized and/or technical areas such as brain damage, medical malpractice or complex product liability.
In every one of these co-counsel relationships, David draws on his experience trying well over 75 cases in state and federal courts – with numerous seven-figure results – and settling 1000s more cases out of court.
Engaging co-counsel can be tricky. Often, experienced co-counsel are loathe to follow others’ leads. In contrast, David is known for his collaborative spirit and highly individualized approach. He can handle specific elements of a case as discrete activities, such as identifying expert witnesses or taking depositions. Or he can work closely with lead counsel from inception to define, shape and execute strategy from inception.
Having represented plaintiffs and defendants alike, David carries a great deal of credibility with counsel on each side. They know that he will accurately assess and communicate the litigation risks their clients face. They also know that David can, and will, proceed to trial if necessary. This no-nonsense reputation significantly increase the odds of either a highly effective trial or an expedited and beneficial settlement.
In his capacity as co-counsel, David offers economical fees and, where appropriate, shared-cost arrangements. Please contact him directly to learn more.