Dwight Stone Inducted as Maryland Bar Foundation Fellow


Date: 08 / 2 / 19

Type: Press Release

Stone_Dwight_E.jpgMiles & Stockbridge is pleased to announce that Dwight W. Stone II, a principal and litigator in the law firm’s Baltimore office, has been inducted as a new Fellow of the Maryland Bar Foundation.

Selection as a Fellow of the Maryland Bar Foundation (MBF) is by invitation only and recognizes members of the Maryland State Bar Association (MSBA) who have demonstrated “...outstanding dedication and contribution to maintaining the honor and integrity of the legal profession, the improvement and facilitation of the administration of justice, the work of the organized Bar of Maryland and civic leadership.” Membership in MBF is limited to not more than 2.5% of MSBA membership.

Stone concentrates his practice on products liability, class action defense and other complex business disputes. He regularly represents clients before the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission in connection with corrective action plans (recalls), civil penalties, and reports and investigations under the Consumer Product Safety Act.

He currently serves as president of Maryland Defense Counsel and as membership chair for the Commercial Litigation Committee of DRI, a national organization of defense trial lawyers and corporate counsel. In 2018, he was inducted as a member of the International Association of Defense Counsel, an invitation-only global organization of defense counsel.

Stone joins Miles & Stockbridge colleagues Bradford S. Bernstein, James W. Dawson Jr., Thomas E. Lynch, III, Jeffrey A. Markowitz, Rachel T. McGuckian, John H. Murray, Anne-Herbert Rollins, J.W. Thompson Webb and Joseph S. Welty as an MBF Fellow.

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