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Adam Stone

Meet Adam Stone, Attorney

Award-Winning Representative

Raised in Bucyrus, Adam C. Stone returned to his roots after law school and provides skilled legal services 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. Recently, the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Ohio, Toldeo Division appointed Mr. Stone as an attorney for its Criminal Justice Act Panel.

Aside from his legal practice, attorney Stone is actively involved in many of our community's initiatives and activities.


  • Rising Stars Adam C. Stone
  • Avvo Top Attorney
  • National Trial Top 40
  • Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rated
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star 2019
  • Super Lawyers Rising Star 2018
  • Super Lawyers
  • Avvo Top Contributor
  • Avvo Excellent Rating
  • Avvo Rating
  • Avvo Client's Choice
  • BBB
  • Professional Memberships
    • 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
  • Areas of Practice
    • Criminal Law
    • DUI/DWI
    • Federal Crimes (White Collar Crime)
    • Violent Crimes
    • Drug Offenses
    • Sex Offenses
  • Litigation Percentage
    • 80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation
  • Bar Admissions
    • U.S. District Court Northern District of Ohio, 2010
    • Ohio, 2009
  • Education
    • University of Dayton School of Law, Dayton, Ohio
    • J.D. - May, 2009
    • Wittenberg University, Springfield, Ohio
    • B.S. cum laude - December, 2005
    • Major: Political Science
  • Published Works
  • Honors & Awards
    • 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 Citation 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
  • Professional Associations & Memberships
    • Ohio State Bar Association, Member
    • Ohio State Bar Foundation, Fellow
    • National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
    • Ohio Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, Member
    • American Bar Association, Member
    • Crawford County, 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
  • Past Employment Positions
    • The Neff Law Firm, Law Clerk, August 25, 2009 - November 9, 2009
    • The Dayton Unit NAACP, Civil Rights External/ Investigator, October 1, 2007 - May 10, 2009
  • Pro Bono Activities
    • Legal Aid of Western Ohio - Foreclosure Defense Referrals, January 1, 2010 - Present
  • Languages
    • English (Primary)

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