Chicago, Illinois 60650
Fellow, Litigation Counsel of America
Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers
Featured in 2003-2013 editions of Chambers USA, America's Leading Lawyers for Business
Selected as a "Litigation Star" in the 2013 edition of Benchmark Litigation
Listed in the 2006-2014 editions of The Best Lawyers in America
Selected as 2005-2014 "Illinois Super Lawyer" by Super Lawyers magazine - Named one of the Top 100 Attorneys in Illinois
Named one of Top 100 Business Lawyers in Illinois by Leading Lawyers Network
Trial counsel in commercial, intellectual property, environmental, product liability, race discrimination, consumer fraud, securities, shareholder derivative, antitrust, and contract litigation in state and federal courts, arbitrations and administrative proceedings.
Have acted as lead counsel in trials, injunction hearings and arbitrations in cities throughout the United States, including Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, Boston, Atlanta, Newark, Kansas City, MO, Covington, KY, Muskogee, OK, Pomona, CA, Norwalk, CA, Warrenton, VA, Flint, MI, Cheyenne, WY, Valparaiso, IN, Akron, OH, South Bend, IN, Waterbury, CT, Indianapolis, IN, St. Paul, MN.
Clients have included General Motors, GMAC, 3M, Johnson Controls, 7-Eleven, United Airlines, Boeing, Conseco, Inc., Siemens Corp., Morgan Stanley, Hughes Aircraft Company, ITW, Amoco Oil, BP America Inc., Anheuser-Busch, First National Bank of Chicago, George S. Halas and the Chicago Bears.
|Areas of Practice||1) Intellectual Property, 2) Patent Infringement Litigation, 3) Litigation, 4) Class Action, 5) Mass Tort & Toxic Tort Litigation, 6) Commercial Litigation, 7) Product Liability & Mass Tort Litigation and 8) Securities & Shareholder Litigation|
|Law School||University of Chicago Law School, J.D., 1977|
|Education||Georgetown University, A.B., 1974|
|Bar Member / Association||State bar of Illinois|
|Most recent firm||Kirkland & Ellis LLP|
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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.