A.W. Smith Law Firm
A.W. Smith Law Firm is a practice in Columbia that represents “injured people and the families of those killed by the negligence, indifference, and wrongdoing of others.” Some of the firm's recent successes are the $14.7 million verdict favoring the family of a child killed in an auto accident, a $4.75 million settlement of a medical malpractice case where the failure to monitor heart strips of the fetus resulted in birth injury and cerebral palsy, and a $1.1 million verdict against a drunk driver who injured a couple. The founding lawyer received his JD from Rutgers University, and he holds a Martindale-Hubbell “AV Preeminent” rating. The talented litigation lawyer in Columbia also earned a place in National Trial Lawyers' Top 100 list for 2011. The firm serves all of Boone County, as well as areas like Kansas City, Jefferson City, Clay County, Greene County, Jackson County, Jasper County, and St. Louis County.