Gene Stone

Gene Stone is the Founding and Managing Partner of Homan, Stone & Rossi. His practice focuses on general liability and casualty defense in the areas of product liability, premises liability, automobile liability and wrongful death. He has been handling rental car litigation throughout the State of California for over 20 years. In addition, Mr. Stone has extensive experience in trucking and transport which provides him with a unique ability to address dynamic time sensitive transportation liability matters, including responding to scenes of catastrophic events and providing on scene legal services to clients. Mr. Stone works closely with Claim Representatives for both transportation insurers and rental car companies to manage pending and potential litigation.

Mr. Stone has tried dozens of cases involving automobile liability, general liability issues, wrongful death and product liability. In one instance recently, Mr. Stone received a jury verdict of $230,000 for a personal injury case wherein plaintiff’s demand at trial was $9.3 million.

• California State Bar, 1991
• Cal State Fullerton BA degree in 1987 with a major in Political Science and Criminal Justice
• Western State College of Law Juris Doctorate in 1991
• Defense Research Institute
• American Bar Association, Litigation Section
• California State Bar
• The Association of Southern California Defense Counsel
• Southern California Fraud Investigators Association
• The Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel
• American Trial Lawyers Association