Stephen D. Stone, JD, ACC
Steve founded SSP in 2015 and leads the firm’s unwavering commitment to provide clients, partners and associates with exemplary service and care. For over 20 years, Steve has placed hundreds of attorneys and counseled thousands more. He serves as a trusted adviser to partners, associates and corporate counsel and conducts searches for law firms, boutiques and in-house legal departments throughout the United States. Steve is also a professional coach, having received his CPCC (Certified Professional Co-Active Coach) and ACC designations from The Coaches Training Institute, an International Coach Federation accredited institution. He is a frequent writer and speaker on legal industry topics and is often quoted in legal publications on topics related to recruiting, retention and compensation. Prior to entering the attorney search profession, Steve practiced corporate and intellectual property law in Tampa and Atlanta. He is a member of the Georgia and Florida Bars.
Director of Attorney Search
Daniel provides search, recruiting and placement services to clients and attorneys in the western U.S. Prior to joining Stone Search Partners, Daniel worked in the film industry as a producer, writer and actor. His innate ability to authentically connect with people and understand their needs has made his transition into the world of legal recruiting organic and truly enjoyable. Growing up with lawyers in his family ranging from a partner at an AmLaw 100 firm to counsel for an attorney general, law has always been a keen interest of his. An excellent listener, Daniel collaborates closely with candidates and clients to assure all needs and objectives are met in order to facilitate ideal matches.