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Jessica Smith

Defective and dangerous products Attorney at Melville, NY

5.0   1 review

About Jessica

Learn Jessica’s areas of practice.

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Practice areas
  1. Defective and dangerous products
    50%
    Ms. Keller is active in the Firm’s mass tort practice and works on a wide array of pharmaceutical, medical device, and consumer injury cases. Currently, she is litigating cases involving defective Transvaginal Mesh implants and Mirena IUDs.

    8 years, 2,000 cases

  2. Litigation
    15%

    8 years

  3. Personal injury
    15%

  4. Intellectual property
    10%

    8 years

  5. Commercial real estate
    5%

    8 years

  6. Contracts and agreements
    5%

    8 years

Jessica Smith received her bachelor’s degree in 2009 from Hofstra University (B.A., Political Science). She received her J.D. in 2012 from the Maurice A. Deane School of Law at Hofstra University. Ms. Smith was admitted to practice in New York State in 2013. In 2017 and 2018, Ms. Smith was selected to the New York Metro Rising Stars list by Super Lawyers Magazine.

Prior to joining Slater Slater Schulman, Ms. Smith was an associate at a well-respected mass tort firm located in New York, New York.

Ms. Smith is active in the Firm’s mass tort practice, concentrating in the areas of pharmaceutical liability and defective medical devices. She is currently representing clients with injuries from prescription drugs, such as Invokana and Xarelto, and defective devices, such as Transvaginal Mesh. Ms. Smith is also actively litigating cases regarding plaintiffs who suffered from various types of injuries related to the horrific events of September 11, 2001.

Ms. Smith is admitted to the Bar of the State of New York and to practice before the United States District Courts for the Southern, Eastern, Western, and Northern Districts of New York.

Licensed for 9 years
State NY
Status Currently Registered
Acquired 2013
Updated 07/09/2022

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

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Slater Slater Schulman
445 Broad Hollow Rd, 419
Melville, NY, 11747

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Posted by Joseph | June 18, 2019
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| Hired Attorney
Very talented attorney!
We had an opportunity to work with Jessica Smith and she proved to be one of the most talented attorneys we ever hired. She is extremely bright and she did an excellent job while working for our company. I recommend her to anyone who needs a high energy individual who can focus and complete tasks timely and correctly. She exceeded our expectations at every encounter.
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AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Senior Associate
  • Slater Slater Schulman LLP
  • 2017 - Present
  • Associate
  • Bernstein Liebhard LLP
  • 2014 - 2017
  • Associate
  • Parker Waichman LLP
  • 2013 - 2014

Education

  • Hofstra University School of Law
  • Juris Doctor, May 2012
  • 2012

Languages Spoken

  • English

Awards

  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2019
  • Million Dollar Advocate
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • 2018
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocate
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • 2018
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2018
  • Rising Star
  • Super Lawyers
  • 2017
  • Top 40 Under 40
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • N/A
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Attorney endorsements

Received (6)
Given (4)
Defective and dangerous products Attorney | Aug 07
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer."
Defective and dangerous products Attorney | Aug 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Litigation Attorney | Aug 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"Ms. Smith is an extremely talented attorney who possesses a wealth of knowledge. She is sharp, thorough, well spoken and a very strong advocate for her clients. I highly recommend her."
Personal injury Attorney | Aug 07
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
"I endorse this lawyer."
Contracts and agreements Attorney | Aug 07
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer."
Defective and dangerous products Attorney | Jun 17
Relationship: Supervised lawyer
"I endorse this lawyer."
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Melville Defective and dangerous products Lawyer Jessica Smith
Jessica Smith
Defective and dangerous products Attorney
Melville, NY
Licensed for 9 years