Top rated former prosecutor with over 30 years experience aggressively fighting for people and achieving successful results. Many satisfied clients. Call now (410) 740-0101.
University of Baltimore School of Law
J.D. | Jurisprudence
Granted early admission to School of Law before completing undergraduate degree.
Honors: Graduated Magna Cum Laude (With High Honors). Youngest member of graduating class. Heuisler Honor Society. Recipient, Merit Awards.
Activities: Editor, Law Review. Moot Court Champion. Honor Code Prosecutor. Class Representative, Student Bar Association.
University of Baltimore
B.A. | Jurisprudence
Granted early admission to School of Law. Received B. A. in Jurisprudence after completion of first year of law school.
Honors: Graduated Magna Cum Laude (With High Honors). Recipient, Merit Award. Outstanding Delegation Award, Harvard National Model United Nations. Recipient, Senatorial Scholarship and Alumni Merit Scholarship. Who's Who in American Colleges and Universities.
Activities: Political Science Honor Society.
Attorney and Owner
Private Law Practice
Top rated former prosecutor with over 30 years experience aggressively fighting for people and achieving successful results. We have represented judges and their families; lawyers; law students; law enforcement officials; and courthouse employees. Highest rating for legal skill and professional ethics. Many satisfied and repeat clients. Call now (410) 740-0101. Jonathan Scott Smith is located in Columbia, Maryland, and serves clients in and around Howard County, Maryland. We handle personal injury and criminal cases.
Assistant State's Attorney
Baltimore County State's Attorney (http://www.baltimorecountymd.gov/agencies/statesattorney/index.html)
Trial Prosecutor with extensive experience prosecuting all criminal offenses, from drunk driving to death penalty murder. Successfully handled 1,000's of cases, including numerous jury trials. Conducted grand jury proceedings and mandatory sentencing cases for repeat violent offenders.
Articles & Publications
Expert Report Requirement in Maryland's Medical Malpractice Statute (Complying With Walzer v. Osborne)
Activities: President (1996-97); President Elect (1995-96); Secretary-Treasurer (1993-95); Program Committee (1993-94);
Maryland Trial Lawyer's Association
Activities: Chair, Nursing Home Section (2007-10); Vice-Chair, Nursing Home Section (2006-07); Legislative Committee (1989-95); Program Committee (1991-92).
Howard County Bar Association
Activities: Co-Chair, Criminal Law Committee (1999-2000); Personal Injury Committe (1997-78); Bench-Bar Committee (1990-99); Golf Committe (1995-99); Membership Committee (1991-95).
Maryland Association for Justice
Chair, Nursing Home Section
Activities: Nursing Home Section consists of attorneys handling and specializing in medical malpractice or medical negligence injury claims against nursing homes and long term care facilities for neglect and abuse.
Hon. James Macgill American Inn of Court
Activities: Inn of Court includes attorneys and judges who meet monthly to improve professional competence and ethics. Meetings include educational programs to improve skills, professionalism, and civility.
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
U. S. District Court for Maryland
U.S. Supreme Court
Credit Cards Accepted Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover
Contingent Fees Will be discussed at initial meeting.
Criminal Appeals, Drug Crimes, Expungement, Fraud, Gun Crimes, Internet Crimes, Sex Crimes, Theft, Violent Crimes