Smith Law Firm, P.C.
Charlotte, North Carolina employment and labor law attorney and North Carolina workers compensation lawyer Jack Smith grew up in Mooresville, North Carolina and has lived in Charlotte, North Carolina since being admitted to the Bar in 1986. Mr. Smith earned his juris doctor at the Wake Forest University School of Law in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. While in law school, Mr. Smith was a member of the Moot Court Board and participated in various Moot Court Teams including the National Team.
Prior to law school, Mr. Smith graduated with an AB in English from Davidson College in 1983. While at Davidson College, Mr. Smith earned letters in cross county and track.
Mr. Smith is admitted to all federal districts in North Carolina and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. He has tried cases in numerous courts and handled appeals to the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals, the North Carolina Court of Appeals and the North Carolina Supreme Court. As a workers’ compensation lawyer, he has appeared before the North Carolina Industrial Commission hundreds of times.
He is a member of the North Carolina State Bar, the North Carolina Bar Association and the Mecklenburg County Bar. Mr. Smith is a frequent writer and speaker for continuing legal education courses in the areas of employment law, workers compensation, and mediation. Additionally, Mr. Smith presents seminars for employers on all aspects of employment law.
Mr. Smith is a certified North Carolina mediator and arbitrator.
Practice Areas: Employment Law; Labor Law; Workers Compensation; Mediation