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Posted by Jim, a Chapter 11 client,
Doug is one of the best attorneys I have ever worked with. He was always on top of every aspect of my case, explaining options and strategies. I have used other lawyers in his firm and have received the same......They don't get much better !
Posted by Dan, a Litigation client,
I have retained many attorneys all over the world, including many at the largest and best known firms. Doug is one of the best lawyers I have used. He is also a very decent, honest person. I can recommend him without qualification. The work he did on our matter was nothing short of extraordinary. The result justified this assessment.
Posted by a Lawsuits & Disputes client,
Posted by jim, a Wrongful Termination client,
Doug handled an age discrimination case for us in a very competent and professional manner. Obviously we won the case or I would not be recommending him.
Posted by a Business client,
I was accused of patent infringement and unfair business practices.
Doug was very comforting, timely in his responses and very knowledgeable. (We won the case).
I would highly recommend Doug.
Posted by a Bankruptcy client,
As a creditor, I routinely work with Doug on both Bankruptcy, and Creditors' rights matters.
He has a vast knowledge of the law, including the Bankruptcy Reform Act.
Doug handles all cases expeditiously, and is always accessible.
He is a pleasure to work with. I would highly recommend him.
Posted by a Commercial client,
I was referred to Doug by a counsel that I used in a bankruptcy proceeding. Worked with him for about 2 years on that issue. After that we worked on a OGM purchase. I would continue to use him except that I moved to a different state.
In both situations Doug's advice was always right on, very professional and prompt. I go nuts when I don't get a quick response, Doug always provided that.
To summarize, everything that I worked with Doug on we succeded in either winning on the issue at hand or defeating the other party.
Posted by a Litigation client,
Doug represented our newly formed company in a case that would determine its ability to continue existence. It was Doug's first litigation in Lehigh County Court and my first time in a courtroom.
The contrast between Doug's performance and that of the plaintiff's Philadelphia attorney was astounding. Doug was well prepared for each court appearance in a highly technical case and routinely caught opposing counsel off guard. He was articulate and professional in his questioning and won favor with the judge in the first few hours in the courtroom. Our victory in the case was documented in a nine page Court opinion that recounted Doug's successes in every facet of the case.
Doug Smillie is a first class litigator.
Posted by a Chapter 11 client,
Doug lead me through one of the most difficult times of my life that resulted in a most satifactory outcome. I would highly recommend Doug and his firm to anyone who asked.