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Brian is licensed to practice law in Pennsylvania and New Jersey (1993). Prior to his admission to the Pennsylvania and New Jersey Bars, Brian served as a Judicial Clerk for The Honorable John T. J. Kelly, Jr. in the Pennsylvania Superior Court (Summer 1991) and the Honorable Marjorie Lawrence in the Court of Common Pleas, Montgomery County. He earned a B.A. in Political Science, cum laude, from Temple University in 1990. In 2005 Brian founded the Law Office of Brian J. Smith, P.C. to focus on expanding and developing his practice areas. The new firm has also permitted Brian to provide his clients with responsive and zealous representation which has become lost in the large firm sector.
Following his graduation in 1993 from Widener University School of Law, Brian worked as a trial attorney at Jenkins, Tarquini & Jenkins in Ambler, PA. From May 1994 to April 1996, Brian was staff counsel for PMA Insurance Co. where he litigated Workers' Compensation and General Liability cases. Brian worked as a trial attorney for Thomas C. Lowry & Associates were he litigated liability and worker compensation cases for employers, insurers and third party administrators from 1996 to 2003. He gained considerable defense litigation experience and is highly regarded by the Workers' Compensation Judges before whom Brian regularly appears. Brian joined Weber, Gallagher Simpson, Stapleton, Fires & Newby in 2003 where he worked until opening his own practice in July of 2005.
Brian's experience includes trials before Federal Court, State Court, Commonwealth Court and Supreme Court of Pennsylvania. Brian's Liability Defense experience includes complete case handling from inception through discovery and arbitration or trial. Brian's litigation experience includes matters in Federal CourtBerks, Bucks, Delaware, Chester, Lackawanna, Lehigh, Montgomery and Philadelphia Courts of Common Pleas. Given Brian's experience in Workers Compensation defense and Liability Defense, Subrogation and Employer Liability matters are a natural fit to his practice.
Brian has considerable experience in Real Estate practice and an active Foreclosure practice representing creditors. Business and Corporate representation remains a mainstay of Brian’s representation of employer’s interests. Preparation and attention to detail are his trademarks. Brian’s unique background ranging from Law Clerk in appellate and trial courts, in-house counsel for a regional insurance company, as well as small and large firm practice has afforded him a wealth of experience and knowledge.
Brian is a member of the American, Pennsylvania and Montgomery County Bars. He is also a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association's Workers' Compensation Section and the Montgomery Country Bar Association's Workers' Compensation Committee. Brian is also admitted to practice in the Eastern District Federal Court.
If you have any questions about the services that Brian J. Smith & Associates offer please call today. Feel free to contact Brian J. Smith & Associates at (215) 659-8700 or fax at (215) 659-8701. Mail documents to 607 Easton Road, Suite B-1, Willow Grove, PA 19090.