John Neil Stephenson

John N. Stephenson

Of Counsel

Mr. Stephenson is Of Counsel for Joey Gilbert Law. He is a trial and appellate attorney, licensed in California and Nevada, with a background in business litigation and insurance defense. His focus over the last several years has been in the areas of general litigation, criminal defense, and personal injury on the plaintiff’s side. Mr. Stephenson’s experience includes working as an associate attorney in San Francisco and Las Vegas for national and regional law firms. He has also worked in the judiciary as law clerk at the Nevada Supreme Court and as a judicial extern at the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit Court.

Mr. Stephenson holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a Minor in Legal Studies from the University of California Santa Cruz. He was awarded a Juris Doctorate from Southwestern Law School and, while there, he earned Dean's List Honors and served as an Associate Editor of the Southwestern Law Review. Outside the practice of law, he is an adjunct professor of political science for Great Basin College in Elko, Nevada.