Andrew J. Smiley

Andrew J. Smiley

Location:
New York, New York
Phone:
212-986-2022
866-SMILEYLAW (Toll Free)
Fax:
212-697-4689
E-mail:

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Wrongful Death

Bar Admissions

  • New York, 1997
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of New York, 1997
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of New York, 1997
  • U.S. District Court District of Vermont, 1999
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 2003

Education

  • Brooklyn Law School, Brooklyn, New York
    • J.D. - 1996
    • Honors: Vice President, Moot Court Honor Society
    • Honors: Executive Board -Chair of Trial Division
    • Honors: Coach - Brooklyn Law School National Trial Team Northeast Region Champions
    • Honors: Judge Edward and Doris A. Thompson Award for Excellence in Trial Advocacy
  • Tulane University
    • B.A. - 1993
    • Honors: Honors
    • Major: Psychology

Pro Bono Activities

Member, Friars Club

Organizations/Affiliations:

  • New York City Trial Lawyers Association
    • Vice President (June 2013 – present)
    • Treasurer (June 2011 – June 2013)
    • Secretary (June 2009- June 2011)
    • Board of Directors (2000-present)
  • New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers
    • Vice President – 2nd Dept. (July 2013-present)
    • Board of Directors (2013- present)
    • Judicial Screening Committee (2013- present)
  • Judicial Screening Committee, Kings County Democratic Party (2013)
  • New York State Trial Lawyers Association
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Brooklyn Bar Association
  • The American Association For Justice
  • American Bar Association
  • Brooklyn Law School Alumni Association
  • National Order of Barristers
  • Friars Club - member

Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Presentations

  • Health, Fitness & Adventure Sports Liability, New York State Bar Association, August 1, 2013
  • Direct Exams: How To Make Your Witnesses Shine, New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, May 6, 2013
  • Opening Statements: A Recipe for Success, Lawline.com, August 7, 2012
  • Preparing The Construction Accident Case, New York County Lawyers Association, March 26, 2012
  • The Nults and Bolts of a Trial, New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, October 24, 2011
  • Personal Trainer Negligence, Lawline.com, March 22, 2011
  • Effectively Using Experts in Personal Injury Cases, Lawline.com, May 4, 2011
  • Trial Techniques: The Tricks of the Trade, Lawline.com, February 16, 2011
  • Practice Makes Perfect: Learn to Practice Like a Pro, Lawline.com, January 18, 2011
  • Jury Selection 101, New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers, December 14, 2010
  • Practical Guidelines for Getting Items into Evidence, Lawline.com, March, 2010
  • Winning Your Case: Trial Skills that Count, Lawline.com, August 21, 2009

Television Appearances

  • Fox News Channel
    • The O'Reilly Factor
    • What's Happening Now with Martha McCallum
    • America's News Room
    • Fox & Friends
  • Fox Business Channel
    • Neil Cavuto
    • Money with Melissa Francis
  • CNN
  • Bloomberg TV
  • Headline News
  • Tru TV
  • Court TV
  • The Morning Show with Mike and Juliet

Interests, Hobbies

  • Tennis, Muay Thai Kickboxing, Cooking, Water Skiing