Fighting For Your Financial Rights After an Accident Injury…
Personal Injury Attorney Dean Smith
Dean Smith, Jr. is a trial attorney representing individuals and families in cases involving catastrophic personal injuries and wrongful death arising from auto, trucking, and motorcycle accidents. Dean also litigates employment disputes involving claims of discrimination (race, gender, disability, pregnancy), sexual harassment, retaliation, wrongful termination, and violations of federal and state medical leave and accommodation laws.
Dean is rated by Super Lawyers and has been recognized as a Southern California Rising Star. Super Lawyers is a rating service of outstanding lawyers who have attained a high-degree of peer recognition and professional achievement. Annually, only 2.5 percent of the lawyers in California are selected to receive the honor of Rising Star. Dean has also received numerous other professional awards and accolades, including receiving a rating of “Superb 10.0” – the highest possible rating – by AVVO.com (an independent lawyer research and rating service).
Prior to joining Southwest Legal Group, Dean was a litigator at several of Los Angeles’s powerhouse litigation boutiques representing corporate and individual clients in federal and state courts. There, he gained substantial experience in an array of complex litigation involving claims of defective products (automobiles, tires, passenger restraint/compartment intrusion, smoke detectors, televisions), catastrophic personal injury and wrongful death (motorcycle, auto, and trucking accidents), clergy sexual abuse, consumer class actions, wrongful termination, discrimination (disability, race, gender, pregnancy), professional liability (attorneys, doctors, architects), and business torts.
Dean received his law degree from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles, California. There, he was a member of the Entertainment Law Review, on the Dean’s List, and received the First Honor’s Award for obtaining the highest grade in Legal Research & Writing. Dean also served as a research assistant to Professor Laurie Levenson, a renowned and leading authority on criminal law and procedure. Dean received his undergraduate degree from California State University Northridge.
Why Choose Our Law Firm?
Honest & Experienced Injury Lawyers
Our law firm has over 100 years of combined legal experience. We know how to fight for the financial rights of our clients, and we’re not afraid to fight big insurance companies. Our lawyers are honest, transparent, and most of all dedicated to helping injury victims obtain financial justice.
Over $300 Million Dollars Won & Counting
Lots of injury law firms claim to have won numerous awards. Others go so far as to state that they are the best law firm in town, which is highly unethical. We believe that a law firm, and an injury attorney, are only as good as their track record of success. We’ve won well over $300 million dollars for our cleints.
More Than 20 Offices Throughout the Southwest
When it comes to working with an injury lawyer, you want to be able to meet them and get to know them. It’s important to deal with an attorney, and a law firm, that understands you and the situation surrounding your injury claim. We have local offices throughout the Southwestern United States.
LET US FIGHT FOR YOUR FINANCIAL RIGHTS AFTER AN INJURY
We offer a free injury consultation. Our law firm services all of California and the entire Southwestern United States. We have office locations in Los Angeles, Woodland Hills, Stokton, San Jose, Merced, Modesto, Oakland, San Bernardino County, Palm Springs, Las Vegas, Texas, and New Mexico. Contact us 24 hours a day, 7 days a week via our interactive website. We look forward to assisting you.