Shook & Stone

Shook & Stone

<p>Shook & Stone is a personal injury law firm representing victims in Reno and surrounding areas.</p>

Firm Overview

The Reno personal injury lawyers at Shook & Stone have been fighting for the rights of the injured since 1997 when the firm was established. This firm frequently handles cases of medical malpractice, Social Security disability, workres' compensation, car accidents and many others. This firm has been successful in recovering more than $100 million in verdicts and settlements for its clients. Attorneys at the firm have become members of the Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum, received a 10 out of 10 Avvo Rating and have been listed as "Top 100 Trial Lawyers" by The National Trial Lawyers. The firm is rated A+ on the Better Business Bureau. If you or a loved one was injured in an accident, speak with the firm in a free consultation about representation.

Main Office

Reno Office
201 West Liberty Street
Suite 350
Reno NV 89501


(775) 556-0023


Personal Injury

Shook & Stone focuses on protecting the rights and futures of clients who have suffered preventable injuries, accidents in the workplace, and disabilities for which they are seeking compensation.

Comprised of top rated Nevada attorneys who draw from more than 85 years of collective experience, Shook & Stone's legal team has accumulated the insight, legal knowledge, and hands-on experience to effectively handle a wide range of cases involving personal injury law, workers' compensation, and Social Security disability for residents throughout Nevada. Our areas of practice include: Auto Accidents Truck & Commercial Vehicle Accidents Medical Malpractice Nursing Home Abuse Workplace & Construction Accidents Product & Premises Liability SSD, Workers' Comp, and Veterans' Disability. If you have been injured as a result of another's negligence, you have the right to pursue financial compensation, and Shook & Stone attorneys have the resources you need to maximize your recovery as much as possible. Whether you or someone you love has been harmed by a negligent motorist in an auto accident, a defective consumer product, on another's property, or while in the care of a medical or nursing professional, you can trust in Shook & Stone to handle your case with the utmost integrity and legal acumen. Over the years, the firm has handled thousands of personal injury cases, and has recovered more than $500 million on clients' behalves. In addition to personal injury law, the firm also represents injured and disabled clients who need assistance with pursuing benefits through workers' compensation and Social Security disability. The firm has built a thriving practice in these areas of law, and they know how to effectively guide clients through what can be a challenged legal process, especially following claim denials. If you have suffered a preventable injury or would like assistance securing important benefits, you can find the capable and caring support demanded by these legal endeavors at Shook & Stone. As each case is different, you are invited to call today to discuss the details of your situation and your rights with a member of our team.

John B. Shook

Shook & Stone

John Shook is a founding Partner with the firm Shook & Stone. He offers personal injury representation to clients in Reno and surrounding Nevada cities. Mr. Shook graduated from the University of Oklahoma with his J.D. in 1994. Overall, he has been practicing law for more than 18 years. His experience includes complex personal injury trial law, design defects, medical malpractice, car accidents, insurance bad faith and more. He is a member of many prominent legal organizations, such as the American Association for Justice, the American Bar Association and the Oklahoma Bar Association. Mr. Shook is actively involves in his local community and charities such as HELP of Southern Nevada. He also enjoys being a husband to his wife Julie Shook. To learn more about Mr. Shook, please call the firm today.


Bar Number: 5499
Nevada, 1994


University of Oklahoma
JD, 1994

Oklahoma State University
B.S., 1991

Leonard H. Stone

Shook & Stone

Leonard Stone is a Partner with Shook & Stone, a Reno personal injury law firm. He has more than ten years of legal experience and has recovered millions in verdicts and settlements for his clients. Mr. Stone played a pivotal role in establishing this firm in 1997. He is primarily focused on personal injury litigation as well as disability law. He was admitted to the Nevada State Bar in 1995 and has been a member in good standing ever since. When he is not in the courtroom, Mr. Stone is heavily involved in his local community as well as the Jewish community. He also enjoys being a husband and father to his loving family. To learn more about Mr. Stone's qualifications and how he might be able to assist in your case, call today.


Bar Number: 5791
Nevada, 1995


Loyola Marymount University

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