Mark H. Smith, Esq.

Everyone Needs Help Sometimes

When you do, it's best to trust someone who has nearly two decades of experience litigating complex cases. Born and raised in Elmira, I have been aggressively representing the interests of clients from all over the Southern Tier for 20 years. Although I specialize in Family Law (child custody and child support cases), I also work with cases involving Divorce, Workers Comp, SSI Disability, and Criminal & Personal Injury.

I graduated from Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, PA with a degree in political science and history. Later, I attended Thomas M. Cooley law school in Lansing, MI where I obtained my Juris Doctorate. I have a wife and three children, and have been active in the community by serving as the president of the board of directors of a local youth center for over 11 years. I can also be seen coaching local youth soccer teams. I also serve as an adjunct instructor at Elmira College and teach civil litigation.

Saint Vincent College, 1989

Graduated with a degree in Political Science and History

Thomas M. Cooley Law School, 1996

Obtained Juris Doctorate

NY State Bar, 1998

Hutchison & Charlap, 1998

I specialized in Worker's Compensation, Personal Injury, and Family Court.

Barton, Smith & Barton, 2001

I expanded my practice to include SSI Disability, Real Estate, and Bankruptcy.

Mark H. Smith Law, 2017

After a long and successful partnership at BS&B, I've decided to advance my career by opening my own law office.