Liz Stone is the founder of Stone Legal Search. She has placed associates and partners in all practice areas at AmLaw100 firms, mid-size firms, and boutiques. She has also conducted retained searches for companies and successfully placed attorneys of all levels, from corporate counsel to General Counsel. Prior to becoming a legal recruiter, Liz practiced commercial and patent litigation with Pillsbury Winthrop, Goodwin Procter, and Buchalter Nemer.
Liz is the former Chair of the Board of Directors of the ABA Legal Career Central. She speaks regularly for legal organizations and career panels, including the Women in Law Institute, ABA Young Lawyer’s Division, Stanford Law School, Pepperdine Law School, UC Hastings College of the Law, California Women’s Lawyer Association, Trebuchet Legal Catapult Conference, and the Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles. She also serves as an Expert Advisor for the Bay Area Legal Market for Harvard Law School.
Liz received her B.A. from the University of Virginia and her J.D. from U.C. Hastings, College of the Law. In her free time, Liz performs standup comedy throughout the country and is a regular at the SF Punch Line, Cobbs Comedy Club, The Laugh Factory, and Rooster T. Feathers.