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Jed Stone

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Firm Name
Stone & Associates, Ltd.
415 Washington St
Address 2
Suite 107
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Waukegan, IL 60085

Areas of Practice
Criminal Defense, Criminal Defense - DUI/DWI, Criminal Defense - White Collar
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415 Washington St, Waukegan, IL, USA
Full Biography

Jed Stone is one of the nation’s leading criminal defense lawyers. He is known for vigorous, thorough and intelligent representation on behalf of his clients. Listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers, Jed has also been distinguished as one of Illinois’ leading criminal defense lawyers. To be so honored, attorneys must receive multiple recommendations from their peers in a statewide survey conducted by the American Research Corporation. Thousands of Illinois lawyers were asked, “To whom would you refer criminal matters if a friend or family member were in need of representation?” Jed Stone is one of these peer-selected lawyers.

His other accomplishments and activities include:

Fellow, American Board of Criminal Lawyers
Recognition in Who’s Who in American Law
Speaking before the Congressional Black Caucus on race and justice issues
Selected by his peers as a Leading Illinois Lawyer in Criminal Appellate Advocacy
Writing “Preserving The Record” Defending Illinois Criminal Cases; “A Lawyer’s Reflection On Death” The Chicago Bar Record, Chicago Bar Association, October 1992; and the revised Illinois Criminal Defense Motions, 1995
Serving as a faculty member of the National College of Criminal Defense at Mercer Law School, Macon, Georgia
Teaching at the New York State Defender Institute
Teaching as an adjunct professor of law at Northwestern University
Lecturer, Department of Politics, Lake Forest College

Practice Summary
Practice Overview

Drawing on nearly 40 years of experience in criminal law, Jed Stone is known for achieving favorable and often remarkable results in complex cases.

Having represented more than 135 individuals accused of first-degree murder, Stone & Associates is known as the “go-to” defense firm in the Waukegan area and northern Illinois. The firm is also accessible to anyone seeking powerful representation for misdemeanor or felony criminal charges, from shoplifting or drug possession to white collar crimes or sex offenses.

While criminal defense is the firm's bread-and-butter focus, the firm handles related matters such as criminal appeals, defense of professionals in disciplinary proceedings, lawsuits for police misconduct and assistance to fledgling medical marijuana enterprises.