Adam Stone

Ayer Stone, Ltd.
840 S Sandusky Ave
Bucyrus, OH 44820
(419) 562-2110
www.adamstonelawfirm.com


Raised in Bucyrus, lawyer Adam C. Stone returned to his roots after law school and provides skilled legal service for clients throughout Crawford County and surrounding areas of central Ohio primarily focusing on criminal and juvenile delinquency defense. Mr. Stone graduated cum laude from Wittenberg University in 2005, and went on to receive his law degree in 2009 from the University of Dayton School of Law. That same year, he was admitted to the Ohio State Bar Association.

Aside from his legal practice, attorney Stone is actively involved in several legal and community initiatives. Among many other activities, he is:

The District 3 co-chairman for the Ohio State Bar Association Pro Bono Task Force
A member of the Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
A member of the Bucyrus City Schools Board of Education
A student mentor for the Crawford County SPARC Mentoring program
A board member of Together We Hurt, Together We Heal
The Cooperating Counsel for the Columbus unit and Legal Redress Chairman for the Marion unit of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
A member of the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights

Education
University of Dayton School of Law, Dayton, Ohio
J.D. - 05/2009
Wittenberg University, Springfield, Ohio
B.S. - 12/2005
Honors: cum laude
Major: Political Science

Practice Areas
Criminal Law
DUI/DWI
Federal Crimes (White Collar Crime)
Violent Crimes
Drug Offenses
Sex Offenses

Bar Admission
U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 2010
Ohio, 2009

Professional Associations
The District 3 co-chairman for the Ohio State Bar Association Pro Bono Task Force
Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
Bucyrus City Schools Board of Education, Member
Crawford County SPARC Mentoring program, Student Mentor
Ohio State Bar Association, Member
Ohio State Bar Foundation, Fellow
American Bar Association, Member
Crawford County Bar Association, Member
Ohio Bar Association, Member
Ohio Supreme Court, Pro Bono Task Force, 3rd Appellate District, Co-Chairman
Death Penalty Committee and Mental Health Committee for the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers

Honors
Young Democrat of the Year 2013
Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Right, July 2012 Defender of the Month
Dayton Unit NAACP 2009 Cotation of Honor
OSBF District 5 40 & Under Community Service Award
Ohio State Bar Foundation Fellow Class of 2011
Named the first ever "Defender of the Month" in July 2012 by the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights

Published Works
We Always Defend, Crawford County Now, 2013
Aggravated Murder in Ohio: The Vestige of the Death Penalty, From Adam's Desk, 2013
No Sir! The Effects of Juvenile Convictions on Military Eligibility, From Adam's Desk, 2013

Pro-Bono Activities
Together We Hurt, Together We Heal
Cooperating Counsel for the Columbus unit and Legal Redress Chairman for the Marion unit of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)
Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights, Member
Legal Aid of Western Ohio - Foreclosure Defense Referrals, January 1, 2010 - Present

Past Positions
The Neff Law Firm, Law Clerk, 08/2009 to 11/2009
The Dayton Unit NAACP, Civil Rights External/ Investigator, 10/2007 to 05/2009

Current Employment Position
Founding Partner

Languages
English