We bring more than 53 years of collective experience from thousands of cases to advocate aggressively for each person we serve. We empower our clients with the confidence that we are resolute in protecting their rights and ensuring their voice is heard.
We build trust by alleviating the stresses of the legal systems while sharing honest, accurate and direct information. We provide personalized attention as though our clients are members of our family.
At Smith's Law Offices, you can be represented by a member of the ATLA Million Dollar Advocates Forum, a certified Civil Trial Advocate, an attorney rated as a Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers Magazine and rated as AV® Preeminent™ by Martindale.
When faced with an OVI charge, you need an experienced OVI defense attorney who can protect your rights, defend you against the charges, and work to save your license, your record, and your job.
We are certified as having successfully completed the NHTSA SFST course and we have handled over a thousand DUI cases, successfully helping people obtain the best possible resolution for them.
If you have been charged with a crime, you will want a criminal defense attorney who provides their clients personalized representation and the benefits of experienced legal knowledge required to navigate the criminal process. You will need an attorney will actively engage with you, sharing their knowledge to help you fully understand your options and the process.
We provide this personalized representation, and we have the trial lawyer experience to aggressively take the matter through trial when needed.
Do not let yourself be fooled by the seemingly informal nature of the unemployment review commission telephone hearings, because these are real hearings, governed by laws and procedures, and they may be your best and last chance to present evidence that you are due benefits.
We have the expertise and experience to navigate through the Unemployment Appeal process and to present the best case possible to obtain the benefits you deserve.
When facing companies with war chests to hire lawyers and union busters, union leaders must also have attorneys who they can trust and rely upon to provide strategic legal representation, navigating to obtain wins at the bargaining table, arbitration hearings, and with unfair labor practice charges.
We offer a wealth of experience and access to state of the art legal resources to provide aggressive representation to local unions as well as support and research services to those unions and other attorneys who represent them.
"Professional, upfront, knowledgeable, made the whole appeals process way less stressful, made me feel comfortable at the hearing, and won my appeal! Highly recommend using!"
"Brian is a very good attorney and I am very happy with the way that he handled my unemployment case. He is very professional and informative and easy to talk to and he explains concerns very well. I would recommend him to anyone. He is very thorough and made me feel very confident with him handling my case. Thank you very much for your hard work in my case."
"Thank you Brian for representing me with my unemployment case. I was over whelmed and devastated at the loss of my job after 27 years of employment. You was my rock that helped me through this nightmare, I couldn't have done it without you. You are very professional and easy to talk to, I appreciate all you did for me."
"Excellent service, not only did I win my case but the level of customer service was phenomenal!! Anytime i had a question it was answered so that i could understand it.
I was also extremely prepared and ready before we went to court.
It was such a nice process. I would recommend this company to anyone i know!!"
"Beat Walmart unemployment case! Took the time to help me think this case through. Helped me prioritize the events that happened. Came up with a winning strategy that ultimately won my appeal hearing against the retail giant Walmart!"
"There are only good things to be said about this Law Firm, Attorney Brian Smith and Attorney John Sivinski. I was blindsided by separation at my former employment and then denied unemployment benefits as well. In addition to the denial of benefits, I also lost two rounds of appeals. Before my third appeal, which involved a phone hearing, I was very fortunate to find this Law Firm. They were meticulous and extremely experienced in helping to turn the situation around."
"Brian is very responsive and very thorough. I was very nervous throughout the process, and he made me feel relaxed and confident. I would highly recommend Brian to all my friends and family because I am confident he will not let them down, he is very trustworthy and personable. Thanks so much Brian for your professionalism and you eagerness to go the extra mile. You are an excellent attorney."
"Mr. Smith is an amazing lawyer who listens and takes his time to make sure he understands every detail of your particular case. I would recommend him to my family/friends if ever needed. Mr. Smith helped me understand the procedure which helped me better prepare myself for my hearing. The outcome was exactly what we were looking for. Thank you!"
"I was extremely happy working Brian & John on my case. They were very thorough & easy to talk with. I would highly recommend them to anyone!"
"Great law firm. My attorney help me immensely. My job fired me unjustly and they help me get my unemployment back. They help file everything and keep you updated on what going on. Very friendly and helpful. Wish these guys the best in the future!"
"Brian and his colleague John were incredibly helpful and supportive. Not only did they make me feel secure, I felt represented and heard. I won my case with their help and hard work! I highly recommend them for anyone who is having to fight their employer for unemployment. I can not thank them enough!"
"Brian Smith is the best! He handled my claim in a most timely manner an professional manner. Could not have done this by myself. Bravo!!!"
"I would absolutely recommend Law Offices of Brian J. Smith, ltd. Brian and John worked with my (juvenile) son and I on a very challenging case. The case even went to the Supreme Court. . . We wouldn’t have WON without their experience and dedication. They were very professional, considerate and understanding especially when things became overwhelming for us. We couldn’t be more thankful for their services."