Heather Stone, Esq.

Human Resources Risk Advisor

Heather Stone, Human Resources Risk Advisor for Cavignac & Associates, is highly skilled at identifying, analyzing, and minimizing risk for employers.   A former labor and employment litigation attorney, Heather has over ten years of experience advising companies of all sizes.Before joining Cavignac & Associates, Heather worked as an employment attorney at Pettit Kohn Ingrassia & Lutz PC in San Diego where she specialized in employment litigation and provided employment law advice and counseling to the firm’s clients. Her prior legal experience includes working as a business and employment attorney for Solomon Ward Seidenwurm & Smith LLP, and as a business litigation attorney for DLA Piper LLP.Heather received her Juris Doctor from the University of San Diego School of Law, and her undergraduate degree from San Diego State University. She is an active member of the Society for Human Resources Management, and speaks on a variety of human resources topics, including sexual harassment and disability rights in the workplace.

Heather is an active member of her community. She serves on the Board of Mothers and Daughters Club Assisting Philanthropies (MADCAPS), and on the long-range planning committee for Kids Included Together, an organization that she has served for the last seven years, including two years as its board president. She is a former trustee of the San Diego Law Library Justice Foundation and was a barrister with the Wallace Inn of Court for two years. She is a devoted advocate for individuals with disabilities.

Heather lives in Point Loma with her husband and two daughters. In her free time, Heather can be found rowing with the Masters team at ZLAC Women’s Rowing Club in Pacific Beach.