Smith Howell’s practice focuses on insurance defense, general liability and construction litigation in the firm’s Memphis office. He strives to represent his clients with a personal touch. “I believe the two most important things I can provide to my clients is a high quality of work product and open communication between myself and the client regarding the status of the case,” says Smith.

Prior to joining MGC, Smith practiced insurance defense, construction litigation, professional liability and general litigation defense in Chattanooga. During law school, he worked in the litigation division at of corporation assisting with employment litigation defense.

Outside of the office, Smith enjoys playing golf, reading and cheering on the Tennessee Volunteers and Memphis Grizzlies.

Practice Areas

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Construction
  • Litigation
  • Premises Liability
  • Products Liability
  • Transportation
  • Trucking


  • Wake Forest School of Law (JD)
  • University of Tennessee at Knoxville (BA)

Professional Memberships

  • Memphis Bar Association
  • Tennessee Bar Association

Bar Admissions

  • 2019 Tennessee