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MEMBER PROFILE: S. Kent Smith
 
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S. Kent Smith
West & Smith, LLP
140 West Vermont Avenue
P.O. Box 1140
Southern Pines, NC 28388

Tel: (910) 693-3411
Fax: (910) 693-7727
Email: kent@westandsmith.com
www.northcarolinapersonalinjurylawyers.com

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ONLINE APPOINTMENT SCHEDULING
   
Calendar Last Updated: 15 Oct 17

 




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All such requests will go immediately to
Kent Smith's scheduling staff
(Barbara Parent, barbara@westandsmith.com)

 

ADR SERVICES & CERTIFICATIONS
 
ADR Services:
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Formal Certifications:
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Superior Court Judicial Districts served:
10, 11A, 12, 14, 15B, 16A, 16B, 18, 19B, 19D, 20A, 20B

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CASE EXPERIENCE
 
S. Kent Smith has experience in the following areas of Civil Law:
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S. Kent Smith has experience in the following areas of Family Law:
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PROFESSIONAL INFORMATION

Biographical Notes:
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Mr. Smith is an experienced trial attorney who has practiced in state and federal court since 1975. Earlier in his legal career, he served as a Military Judge while on active duty with the U.S. Marine Corps. His practice for the past approximately twenty years has been concentrated in civil litigation, in which he represents plaintiffs and defendants. Mr. Smith has been a Certified Superior Court Mediator since 1996, and a Certified Family Financial Mediator since 2004, and has mediated over 1000 cases since his initial certification. Mr. Smith also is selected frequently to serve as an arbitrator for UM/UIM and construction-related claims. His vast experience of more than thirty years as a trial counsel, judge, arbitrator and mediator provides him with a unique perspective for all sides of a lawsuit, which enables him to be particularly effective in mediations, as well as in other ADR settings.

Education:
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  • University of North Carolina, J.D., 1975
  • University of North Carolina, B.A., 1972

Languages
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English

Memberships & Affiliations :
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  • Moore County and North Carolina Bar Associations (Member, Sections on: Litigation and Dispute Resolution);
  • North Carolina Academy of Trial Lawyers (Member, Disability Advocacy Section);
  • National Organization of Social Security Claimants Representatives.


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