William T. Stone

William T. Stone




Legal Assistant – Leigh Lovein


Paralegal – Stephanie Hiers




Bill Stone, a Jacksonville native, is a shareholder in the firm and has practiced law as a defense attorney for over 33 years. He has handled a wide range of personal injury and wrongful death cases, including medical and legal malpractice, trucking cases, automobile accidents, premises liability, toxic torts, long term care and products liability. He is AV rated by Martindale Hubbell, and has been selected by his peers as a Florida Super Lawyer since its inception in 2006. Mr. Stone has been Board Certified as a Trial Lawyer since 1989 and has obtained numerous defense verdicts for his clients.



Languages: English


Practice Areas:


Auto Accident


Insurance Defense

Medical Malpractice Defense

Personal Injury Defense

Premises Liability


Bar Admissions


Florida 1978

Georgia 1979

U.S. District Court, Middle District of Georgia

U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida

U.S. District Court, Northern District of Florida

U.S. District Court, Southern District of Georgia

U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit




B.A., College of Charleston, 1975, with honors

J.D., University of South Carolina, 1978, with honors




Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer

American Board of Trial Advocates

Best Lawyers in America

Florida Super Lawyer

Jacksonville Defense Lawyers Association (Past President)

Florida Defense Lawyers Association

Defense Research Institute

Trucking Industry Defense Association

Transportation Lawyers Association

Association of Trial Lawyers of America




Saalfield Shad, P.A.    (Established in 1989)

Jacksonville Office:

245 Riverside Avenue, Suite 400

Jacksonville, Florida 32202

Telephone: (904) 355-4401

Facsimile: (904) 355-3503