John Stevens

Williamson, Clune & Stevens
317 N Tioga St
Ithaca, NY 14850
888-863-3341
www.wcslaw.net


I was born in Ithaca, New York. I received an undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College and a law degree from Cleveland-Marshall School of Law. I was an Assistant District Attorney in Tompkins County. I served as a member of the House of Delegates for the New York State Bar Association from 1992-1995. I was a member of the Appellate Division, Third Department Committee on Professional Standards (Attorney Grievance Committee) from 2005 until 2010. I was chairman of the same committee from 2010-2011. I have served on the boards of Tompkins County Mental Health Association, the Ithaca Youth Hockey Association, and the board of the Lansing Community Recreation Center.

I am a trial attorney practicing in the following areas: personal injury, fire loss, construction, criminal and surrogate.
I live in Ithaca with my wife, four children and a menagerie of pets.

Areas of Practice

Personal Injury and Fire Loss
Criminal Defense
Estate Litigation
Construction Litigation
Education Law
Custody & Visitation
Motor Vehicle Accidents ? Plaintiff
Traffic Violations

Litigation Percentage

85% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

New York, 1981
Connecticut, 1983
U.S. District Court Northern District of New York, 1981
U.S. Court of Appeals 2nd Circuit

Education

Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland, Ohio
J.D.

Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire
B.S.

Professional Associations and Memberships

Committee on Professional Standards, Appellate Division, Third Department, Member
New York State Bar Association, Former Delegate, 1981 ? Present
Lansing Community Recreation Center, Member, Board of Directors

Past Employment Positions

Tompkins County District Attorney?s Office, Assistant District Attorney, 1982 ? 1985