Heather N. Stone

Biography

Heather provides employers with advice, counseling and training to help them lower the frequency and severity of employment practice claims. With her guidance, employers develop and implement human resources best practices, educate supervisors and employees, and evaluate all aspects of their employment life cycle. Her experience includes conducting comprehensive audits of existing human resources practices, workplace investigations, analyzing corporate policies, and developing and presenting employment seminars.

In addition, Heather defends employers and individuals accused of wrongdoing in the workplace, including defense of claims of discrimination, retaliation, harassment, wrongful termination and wage and hour disputes.

Education

  • University of San Diego School of Law  (J.D., 2005)
  • San Diego State University  (B.A., 1994)
    • Political Science

Bar Admissions

  • California

Court Admissions

  • Supreme Court of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California

Affiliations/Memberships

  • Kids Included Together: Governance Committee
    • Board member (2007 - 2014)
    • Board member (2016 - present)
  • MADCAPS (Mothers and Daughters Club Assisting Philanthropies)
    • Past president (2016 - 2017) 
    • Member
  • ZLAC Women’s Rowing Club
    • Board member
    • Co-chair Social 
    • Member of Crew XIII

Distinctions

  • San Diego Rising Star® (2016)