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Mr. Michael F. Smith

The Smith Appellate Law Firm
Regular Member
1717 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Suite 1025
Washington, DC 20006

Phone: 202-454-2860
Fax: 202-747-5630
Web Site:

Law School: Michigan (1994)
Foreign Languages: Russian, French (not fluent)

Practice Areas:

Michael F. Smith is the principal and owner of The Smith Appellate Law Firm inWashington, D.C., with offices also in Maryland and Michigan. Prior to founding the firm in 2009, Mr. Smith was the lead appellate litigator for nearly a decade at one of Michigan's largest law firms. He is admitted to practice in Michigan, Maryland, Arizona, and D.C., as well as before the Supreme Court of the United States and a majority of the U.S. Circuit Courts of Appeals.

He is a graduate of Georgetown University (B.S. Foreign Service, cum laude, 1986), Northwestern University (M.S. Journalism, 1987), and the University of Michigan Law School (J.D., 1994).

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