T.J. Smith

T.J. Smith

Location:
Louisville, Kentucky
Phone:
502-792-7937
270-261-4114
Fax:
502-540-1200
Email:
  • Member of The American Trial Lawyers Association - Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • American Association for Justice
  • America's Most Honored Professionals
  • Kentucky Justice Association
  • Best of Louisville Magazine

The firm takes a personal approach to each and every case. Our Verdicts and settlements range in value from $185 million down to the smallest amount. We never lose sight of the fact that all cases are important. T.J Smith has Practiced law for over 24 Years since graduation from The Brandies school of Law and has secured verdicts and settlements in excess of $200,000,000.

Areas of Practice

  • 60% Automobile Accidents
  • 10% Tractor Trailer Crashes
  • 10% Motorcycle Wrecks
  • 10% Nursing Home Neglect
  • 10% Wrongful Death
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Abuse
  • Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
  • Auto Accident

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Kentucky, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Kentucky, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Western District of Kentucky, 1990
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Indiana, 1990
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1997
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 7th Circuit, 1997
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2006

Education

  • Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky
    • J.D.
  • University of Kentucky
    • B.A. cum laude - 1986
    • Major: Economics and Personnel and Industrial Relations

Honors and Awards

  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers, 2003 - 2013
  • Best of Louisville, 2008 - 2013

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • ATLA Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Best of Louisville
  • America's Most Honored Professionals
  • Kentucky Justice Association
  • American Association of Justice

Past Employment Positions

  • Kentucky Supreme Court, Clerk, 1989 - 1990
  • Assistant Jefferson County Attorney, Prosecutor, 1990 - 1993

Languages

  • English (Primary)
  • Spanish