Arthur K. Smith
Attorney Arthur K. Smith is the founder of the Law Offices of Arthur K. Smith, A Professional Corporation, law firm based in Allen, Texas and representing businesses throughout the Dallas Fort Worth Metroplex in business litigation and personal injury defense, as well as covering all of Collin County in the areas of divorce and family law.
Arthur Smith is engaged exclusively in the practice of civil trial law and is highly experienced in the trial and appeal of both commercial litigation and personal injury matters. In the area of commercial litigation, Mr. Smith regularly represents corporations and other business enterprises in cases dealing with business torts, employment law, and contractual disputes. In addition, he has substantial experience in both the prosecution and defense of a wide variety of more specialized claims, including those filed under the Texas Deceptive Trade Practices Act, the Texas Insurance Code, and the Texas Residential Construction Liability Act.
In the field of personal injury litigation, Mr. Smith regularly handles cases involving products liability, premises liability, and general negligence. He is particularly experienced in all manner of transportation litigation, such as railroad, trucking and aviation litigation, including representing a commercial air carrier in litigation arising from one of the most publicized crashes in recent history.
As an undergraduate at Colgate University, Mr. Smith belonged to both the Phi Beta Kappa and Pi Sigma Alpha scholastic honor societies. While in law school at the University of Virginia, he served as an Associate Editor of the Virginia Tax Review and as a member of the Virginia National Moot Court Team.
Texas State Courts
United States District Court, Northern District of Texas
United States District Court, Southern District of Texas
United States District Court, Eastern District of Texas
United States District Court, Western District of Texas
United States Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit
State Bar of Texas (Member, Litigation Section)
American Bar Association (Member, Litigation Section)
Dallas Bar Association
Collin County Bar Association
Texas Association of Defense Counsel
Defense Research Institute