John Stobart

John Stobart, Senior Counsel

1875 Century Park East, Suite 1000
Los Angeles, CA 90067

P: 310.712.8038 | F: 310.943.0396

John Stobart is a senior counsel with Capstone Law. He focuses on appellate issues in state and federal courts and contributes to the firm’s amicus curiae efforts to protect and expand the legal rights of California employees and consumers. John has significant appellate experience having drafted over two dozen writs, appeals and petitions, and having argued before the Second, Fourth, and Fifth Districts of the California Court of Appeal.

Prior to joining Capstone, John was a law and motion attorney who defended against civil liability in catastrophic injury and wrongful death cases brought against his clients, which included the railroad, public schools, small businesses, and commercial and residential landowners. He has drafted and argued scores of dispositive motions at the trial court level and had success in upholding judgments and verdicts on appeal. He graduated cum laude from Thomas Jefferson School of Law where he was on the mock trial competition team and earned his undergraduate degree from the Ohio State University.

John is a Certified Specialist in Appellate Law, one of approximately 350 such specialists certified by the State Bar of California. He is admitted to practice law in California and before the United States District Court for the Eastern, Central, and Southern Districts of California and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.