Newport News, VA (PRWEB) July 20, 2008
Stephen M. Smith of Hampton, Virginia has recently been honored by being elected as the Chairman of The Traumatic Brain Injury Litigation Group of The American Association of Justice the largest trial lawyer association in America. Mr. Smith will be responsible for overseeing the administration and education of lawyers regarding brain injury litigation throughout America and elsewhere.
Mr. Smith is President of the Brain Injury Association of Virginia, a Virginia Super Lawyer for 2008, is again included in the most recent edition of The Best Lawyers in America -2008 Edition, a Charter Fellow of The American Academy of Trial Counsel and is the first and only lawyer from Virginia to ever achieve Diplomate status from The American Board of Trial Advocates.
Stephen M. Smith, the founder of The Brain Injury Law Center, a national law firm which represents brain injury survivors throughout the United States and the world, has been litigating traumatic brain injury cases for more than 34 years. He won the largest personal injury verdict in Virginia history and the largest mild traumatic brain injury verdict ever awarded in the world. Mr. Smith is licensed to practice Law in Virginia, New York and the District of Columbia.
Mr. Smith is listed by Law Dragon as one of the 500 Leading Lawyers in America, is a National Board member of Public Justice, is a National Board member of The Belli Society and is listed in Who's Who in American Law.