About Smith, Anderson, Blount, Dorsett, Mitchell & Jernigan, LLP
Why should you choose Smith Anderson to represent your company?
We have been successful for over 100 years because we help further our clients’ success. We are proud of and grateful for our many long-standing client relationships.
Many of our lawyers and practice areas are routinely rated at the top of their field in the most esteemed legal publications.
We are the largest business and litigation law firm headquartered in the Research Triangle area and one of the largest in North Carolina. Our diverse portfolio of practices and services often enables us to be the single source for our clients’ varied legal needs.
Approximately one-third of our lawyers previously practiced with some of the most prestigious national and international firms, and our associates are recruited from leading law schools. The breadth of knowledge and experience of our attorneys positions us well to handle complicated and sophisticated business and litigation legal matters.
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Smith, Anderson, Blount, Dorsett, Mitchell & Jernigan, LLP practices law in the following areas and works with its clients to provide the best possible legal solutions.
Antitrust and Trade Regulation
Banking and Finance
Workouts and Creditors' Rights
Commercial Real Estate
Contract Disputes and Commercial Litigation
Corporate and Securities Litigation
Corporate Relocations and Expansions
Employee Benefits and Compensation
Labor and Human Resources
Environmental Health and Safety
Fidelity and Surety Litigation
Intellectual Property Litigation
International and Cross-Border Transactions
Medical Malpractice Defense
Mergers and Acquisitions
Pharmaceutical and Medical Device
Products Liability Defense
Public and Government Affairs
Securities and Growth Companies
Tax and Estate Planning
Awards and recognitions
Smith Anderson landed on Law360's 2015 list of the 400 largest law firms in the U.S., moving up 11 ranks from last year to 326. Smith Anderson's 128 lawyers make it the largest law firm based in Raleigh and one of the largest in North Carolina.
Smith Anderson is listed in the National Law Journal's 2015
Smith Anderson strives to embrace the differences that make us unique and is committed to creating and maintaining a diverse and inclusive law firm. Diversity and inclusion at Smith Anderson means embracing and celebrating the variety of experiences and backgrounds that make for a stronger internal culture, while better reflecting the communities and clients we serve. We encourage all employees to contribute their unique perspectives and capabilities to achieve superior results for our clients.