The Firm

Smith Valliere PLLC is a premier New York City-based law firm primarily focusing on complex commercial litigation and high-profile business and other disputes. Smith Valliere provides its clients with an aggressive, results-oriented approach to winning in the courts, the corporate boardroom, and the national media as well as counseling its clients on how to avoid legal landmines.

The Firm’s practice encompasses all areas of litigation, including general corporate and commercial disputes, and securities and financial litigation. The Firm’s elite attorneys have handled billions of dollars in disputes, and have represented clients around the world in a broad range of high-profile trials, complex litigations and sophisticated commercial matters. The Firm has extensive trial and appellate litigation experience in federal and state courts and has handled arbitrations, mediations and administrative proceedings.

The Firm’s practice covers a broad spectrum of areas including complex disputes in the following areas:  hedge funds, private equity funds, business, employment, computer software, securities, civil rights, bankruptcy, constitutional, real estate, and intellectual property.

Outside of the courtroom, the Firm provides advice to clients in a wide variety of commercial contexts. The Firm has extensive experience in advising companies in domestic and international transactions. The Firm’s attorneys have advised clients in connection with matters involving employment, severance, licensing, agency, assignment, intellectual property, film financing, publishing, settlement, and secured lending agreements and arrangements.

Our Martindale-Hubbell AV-rated attorneys have diverse backgrounds and accomplishments such as being a New York Times bestselling author, media personality, Broadway Tony Awards voter, former All-American athlete, fashion designer and Rhodes Scholar finalist.

Whether addressing a jury, speaking to the national media or negotiating in a conference room, Smith Valliere PLLC aims to deliver the utmost in aggressive, results-oriented representation.