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Civil Litigation

Don Smith gained valuable trial experience as an active duty army JAG lawyer. He has continued working as a civil litigator since he moved to Rochester in 1979. Don represents businesses and individuals at both the trial level and the appellate level. His professional work has earned the highest ranking (“AV”) from Martindale-Hubbell,* the leading national rating organization for legal ability and ethical conduct.

He handles business disputes, breach of contract claims and other commercial claims for his business clients.

Don also represents individuals who have claims for personal injuries or who have lost money in the stock market because of broker negligence or misconduct. 

There is no charge or obligation for an initial, 30-minute consultation with Don.


* CV, BV and AV are registered certification marks of Reed Elsevier Properties Inc., used in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell® certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® ratings fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.