901 Lakeside Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44114
Jeff has been involved in a wide range of civil litigation matters, including defense of product liability and employer intentional tort cases, employee benefits, antitrust cases, enforcement of covenants not to compete and employment agreements, adversary matters in bankruptcy proceedings, and general business and commercial litigation. He also has been involved in class action defense. Before joining Jones Day, Jeff was with Cahill Gordon & Reindel in New York City.
Jeff is a member of the Ohio State Bar Association and the Cleveland Metropolitan Bar Association, and he is a member of the CMBA's Unauthorized Practice of Law Committee, where he pursues complaints on behalf of the association.
|Areas of Practice||1) Litigation, 2) Business and Tort Litigation (USA) and 3) Class Action & Multidistrict Litigation|
|Law School||Fordham University School of Law|
|Education||Boston University (B.A., B.S., 1988)|
|Bar Member / Association||Ohio; New York; U.S. District Courts for the Northern District of Ohio and Southern District of New York; and U.S. Courts of Appeals for the Sixth and Seventh Circuits|
|Most recent firm||Jones Day|
Benjamin P. Smith is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice. He is a trial lawyer with a particular focus on high-stakes disputes in the biotechnology, medical device, and internet industries.