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Laura Smittick, Esq.

Laura Smittick, Esq.

5 Star Reviews

“Attorney Laura Smittick represented me in my disability case after being denied twice. She thoroughly reviewed my case and presented it in court and we received a fully favorable outcome. She is very professional and detail oriented, and no matter how many questions or concerns I had about my case she was willing to explain and go over the details until I had a clear understanding. I would highly recommend Attorney Laura Smittick for your legal needs, she is definitely at the Top of my referral list.”

- KT


“I would like to recommend Laura Smittick as an attorney for anyone who is looking for a lawyer who is professional and knowledgeable in legal matters, easily accessible to her clients, and very good in her legal research skills. Working with Ms. Smittick has been such a pleasure. Throughout the entire process, I felt completely assured that everything was being handled properly, timely and professionally. You cannot go wrong with choosing a Smittick Law Firm.”

- T.G.


5 Star Reviews

What Makes Attorney Laura Smittick Uniquely Qualified To Represent You?

It was a family dispute that made Attorney Laura Smittick decide to pursue law. “I saw the negative impact a legal dispute had on my family, and I wanted to help others avoid the same type of devastating results”. Now, Ms. Smittick helps her Tennessee and Mississippi clients in various legal matters including probate, and estate planning.

Attorney Smittick is a graduate of the Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law at the University of Memphis. Ms. Smittick worked at the University of Memphis Office of Legal Counsel as a law clerk while attending law school. In addition, during law school Ms. Smittick served as a law clerk to the Honorable Gina C. Higgins in Shelby County Circuit Court. After graduation from law school Ms. Smittick continued her work with the University of Memphis as a licensed attorney before clerking for the Honorable Walter L. Evans in Shelby County Chancery Court. Ms. Smittick entered private practice at the Law Office of Darrell O’Neal where she focused on general civil law practice including Labor and Employment law, Employment Discrimination, Probate, Contract Disputes, Worker Compensation, and more.

Education

  • J.D. – University of Memphis – (2013)
  • MBA – University of Michigan – (2000)
  • B.S. – Pittsburg State University – (1994)

Admitted To Practice

  • Tennessee
  • Mississippi
  • United States District Court for The Western District of Tennessee
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of Mississippi

Professional Honors And Activities

  • CALI Award for Excellence in Legal Drafting for Litigation (Fall, 2012)
  • CALI Award for Excellence in ADR Mediation (Spring, 2013)
  • Pupil Member, Leo Bearman Sr. Chapter of American Inns of Court
  • Memphis Law Moot Court Board
  • Thurgood Marshall Mock Trial Travel Team
  • Secretary, Benjamin L. Hooks Chapter of the Black Law Students Association
  • Recipient, Judge Rita Stott’s Memorial Scholarship, Association of Women Attorneys
  • Recipient, Memphis Law Access and Diversity Scholarship
  • Law Clerk to the Honorable Walter L. Evans, Chancery Court
  • Law Clerk to the Honorable Gina C. Higgins, Circuit Court

Community Service

  • Mother of the Year, Midwest Region, Jack and Jill of America
  • YWCA of Greater Memphis, Board Member

“Attorney Laura Smittick represented me in my disability case after being denied twice. She thoroughly reviewed my case and presented it in court and we received a fully favorable outcome. She is very professional and detail oriented, and no matter how many questions or concerns I had about my case she was willing to explain and go over the details until I had a clear understanding. I would highly recommend Attorney Laura Smittick for your legal needs, she is definitely at the Top of my referral list.”

- KT


“I would like to recommend Laura Smittick as an attorney for anyone who is looking for a lawyer who is professional and knowledgeable in legal matters, easily accessible to her clients, and very good in her legal research skills. Working with Ms. Smittick has been such a pleasure. Throughout the entire process, I felt completely assured that everything was being handled properly, timely and professionally. You cannot go wrong with choosing a Smittick Law Firm.”

- T.G.


5 Star Reviews
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