Law Firm with a Strong Connection to Community Serving Ithaca and Upstate NY

John Alden Stevens


  • Location: Ithaca, New York
  • Phone: 888-863-3341 / 607-273-3339
  • Fax: 607-273-4164
  • Email: Email Me

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


Cleveland State University, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland, Ohio

Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire

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

Contact Our Firm For A Free Initial Consultation (on Personal Injury and Criminal Matters)

Please call Williamson, Clune & Stevens at 888-863-3341 / 607-273-3339 or contact us online to speak with our attorneys regarding your legal needs.