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Christopher J. Smith Esquire - Tampa, FL

2805 W. Busch BlvdSte. 219 Tampa, FL 33618

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Updated: 01/28/2022

Tampa Workers Compensation Lawyer

Overview

Christopher J. Smith has been a practicing attorney in Tampa, Florida since 1989. He is a sole practitioner, representing injured workers and disabled individuals throughout Tampa Bay and west central Florida. Mr. Smith received his undergraduate degree from Wake Forest University in 1986. He received his juris doctor degree from Stetson University College of Law in 1989...
Christopher J. Smith has been a practicing attorney in Tampa, Florida since 1989. He is a sole practitioner, representing injured workers and disabled individuals throughout Tampa Bay and west central Florida. Mr. Smith received his undergraduate degree from Wake Forest University in 1986. He received his juris doctor degree from Stetson University College of Law in 1989. He has focused on workers' compensation law since he began his practice in 1989, and he has been Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Workers' Compensation Law since 1996. In addition to his handling of workers' compensation claims, he also represents individuals in connection with Social Security Disability claims. He has been a member of the Board of Directors of Florida Workers' Advocates since 2003 and was president of that organization in 2008 - 2009 and 2018 - 2019. He has also been a member of the Executive Council of The Workers' Compensation Section of The Florida Bar since 2007 and was Chair of the Council in 2013 - 2014. He was a member of the Rules Advisory Committee of The Florida Bar from 2011 - 2014. He has spoken at numerous legal conferences throughout his practice on a variety of workers' compensation topics.

About Christopher J. Smith Esquire

Practice Areas

  • Workers Compensation

Qualifications

Bar Admissions

  • Florida, 1989

Specialties and Certifications

  • Board Certified in Workers' Compensation Law, The Florida Bar, 1996

Other Affiliations

  • Florida Workers’ Advocates, 2003 - Present (Board of Directors)
  • Florida Bar’s Workers’ Compensation Section, 2007 - Present (Executive Council)
  • Rules Advisory Council of the Workers’ Compensation Section of the Florida Bar, 2011 - 2014 (Member)
  • Florida Justice Association (Member)
  • Workers’ Injury Law Group (Member)

Education

  • Stetson University College of Law, Gulfport/St. Petersburg, Florida, 1989
    J.D.
  • Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 1986
    B.A.

Achievements

Other Sources of Feedback About Christopher J. Smith

Included on the 2024 Florida list


Past Lists

  • 2023 Florida Super Lawyers list
  • 2022 Florida Super Lawyers list
  • 2021 Florida Super Lawyers list
  • 2020 Florida Super Lawyers list
  • 2019 Florida Super Lawyers list
  • 2018 Florida Super Lawyers list
  • 2017 Florida Super Lawyers list
  • 2016 Florida Super Lawyers list

View the profile for Christopher J. Smith on Super Lawyers

Honors

  • Awarded the David H. Levine Leadership Award in 2013 from Florida Workers’ Advocates
  • Awarded the 2019 Albert Frierson - Stewart Colling Professionalism Award by The Florida Bar Workers’ Compensation Section
  • Awarded the 2009 Shoe Leather Award by the Florida Justice Association
  • Awarded the 2019 CAEL Award from Florida Workers’ Advocates

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Address

2805 W. Busch BlvdSte. 219 Tampa, FL 33618

Fax

  • 813-931-3715

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