Who We Are

David Stone


David Stone Esq. has represented plaintiffs and defendants in thousands of cases and hundreds of mediations. He has tried over 75 jury trials in state and federal courts throughout Florida. This singular trial and mediation experience has equipped David with a unique understanding of the opportunities and risks in each matter and a keen ability to manage, to represent and to advise on client interests.

David is supported by a staff of paralegals, associate attorneys, investigators and other professionals. The firm frequently co-counsels with other law firms on complex litigations matters.

The firm’s personnel are fluent in Spanish, Italian, French, Portuguese and German.

Over the years David has co-counseled and maintains relationships with lawyers in Europe and South America and is experienced in coordinating multi-national litigation and business/real estate transactions.

Kindly contact us for references as to law firms that routinely co-counsel with our firm.


Highlights of David’s background

Hofstra University School of Law, Juris Doctor, 1983

Certified as Circuit Civil Mediator by the Supreme Court of Florida

Member, the Florida Bar

Member, the New York Bar

Member, U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida

Member, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida

Member, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit

Member, U.S. Court of Federal Claims

Past Chair and Member, the Florida Bar Grievance Committee “F”, Miami-Dade County

Attorney at Preddy, Kutner and Hardy, P.A., 1983-1987

Founder and lead attorney, David Stone Professional Association, 1987 to present

Our Results


Class Action settlement on behalf of 12,000 claimants against a major airline company


For a woman who lost her leg as a result of a car accident


For a woman paralyzed in a car crash as a result of negligent highway construction


For a man paralyzed in a motorcycle accident.


For a woman critically injured in a car accident


For a man who suffered traumatic brain injury as a result of a defective product


For a man severely injured by a drunken driver


To a man who lost a bodily organ as a result of medical negligence


For religious institution deprived of civil rights by a municipality


To the husband of a woman who died as a result of medical negligence


Cash recovery in a civil forfeiture trial