Greg Stone, Bob Johnson Named ‘Lawyers of the Year’ by Best Lawyers


Munger, Tolles & Olson’s Gregory P. Stone and Robert K. Johnson were honored as “Lawyers of the Year” in the 2019 The Best Lawyers in America.

Chosen in the area of patent litigation, Mr. Stone has decades of experience representing clients such as Google, Microsoft and Rambus in complex patent cases.

Mr. Johnson, who is celebrating 50 years with the firm, was selected in the area of employee benefits (ERISA) law. His clients have included work on behalf of Berkshire Hathaway, Edison International and DreamWorks Animation, to name a few.

The designations were earned for receiving the highest overall peer feedback in their practice areas and geographic location.

Overall, 30 Munger, Tolles & Olson lawyers scored rankings on the list, which is reserved for outstanding attorneys based on confidential feedback from more than 6.7 million lawyer peer reviews. Best Lawyers is an international legal peer review publication founded in 1983, reaching more than 17 million readers in almost 75 countries around the world.