Timothy Smith is a founding shareholder, and is the managing partner of Pion, Nerone, Girman, Winslow & Smith, P.C. His complex litigation practice is concentrated in the areas of transportation law, commercial litigation, insurance coverage, risk transfer, oil and gas matters and product liability law.
Previously, Mr. Smith served as national trial counsel for a Fortune 100 corporation and its subsidiaries. He also gained valuable industry experience while working for a Fortune 500 Insurer.
Mr. Smith is a lecturer on catastrophic response, risk management, risk transfer, electronic data and discovery, and insurance coverage issues. He has written about these topics in various publications.
Mr. Smith is a member of the Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and American Bar Associations. He is admitted to practice before the state courts of Pennsylvania and West Virginia and the United States District Courts for the Western District of Pennsylvania, Middle District of Pennsylvania, Southern District of West Virginia, and Northern District of West Virginia. He has presented appellate argument before the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit, the Superior Court of Pennsylvania, and the West Virginia Supreme Court of Appeals. In addition to Pennsylvania and West Virginia, Mr. Smith has litigated cases in Ohio, New York, New Jersey, Tennessee, Alabama, Indiana, and Texas. He is a member of TIDA, the Defense Research Institute and the West Virginia Defense Trial Counsel Association.
Of note, he maintains a BV® Peer Review Rating from Martindale-Hubbell. This rating exemplifies distinguished reviews in both ethical standards and professional abilities.
Mr. Smith graduated from Washington & Jefferson College in 1988 with a B.A. in English and Business Administration. He received his J.D. from the University of Toledo College of Law in 1991.
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