Claude Smith

Associate

Practice Areas & Concentrations

  • Representation of creditors in Chapter 7, 11, and 13 and debtors in Chapter 7 and 11 cases
  • Representation of Chapter 7 Trustees in the liquidation and administration of bankruptcy estates
  • Representation of secured creditors in connection with commercial collection matters

Education

  • J.D., Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, 2000
  • B.A., Washington & Lee University, 1996
    • Coulling Prize for Critical Writing

Admissions

  • State Bar of Texas, 2000
  • U.S. District Court – Northern, Southern and Eastern Districts of Texas

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • Dallas Bar Association
  • DFW Association of Young Bankruptcy Lawyers (DAYBL)
  • Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
    • Child Advocate, 2008-present