Jonathan D. Smith

Jonathan Smith has a wide-ranging professional liability, medical product liability, personal injury defense and business, insurance and financial litigation practice.

Jonathan has extensive experience in the defense of pharmaceutical and medical device liability claims, dealing with sophisticated scientific and medical issues. His practice also includes the defense of physicians, hospitals and other health-care institutions in malpractice matters, as well as litigation and dispute resolution in related matters. His business litigation experience also includes employment agreement disputes, partnership and professional corporation dissolutions and disputes, insurance coverage issues, contract matters and a host of related issues. Jonathan has represented clients in litigation related to failed financial institutions. This includes jury trials in which he represented federal and state insurance funds in cases involving claims of mismanagement of those institutions.

Jonathan has represented health-care providers in professional discipline cases and in privileging and credentialing matters. He also is involved in firm litigation training programs and speaks to physician, hospital and other groups concerning litigation issues.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Litigation, 2) Arbitration and Investigations, 3) Product Liability and 4) Mass Torts and Product Stewardship
Law School J.D., University of Maryland, 1980
Education B.A., University of Maryland Baltimore County, 1977
Bar Member / Association Maryland State Bar Association
Most recent firm DLA Piper
Relevant Jobs
Litigation Paralegal
USA-NY-Syracuse

Our Syracuse, NY office seeks a paralegal with 2-5 years of experience in the defense litigation field. Experience with Asbestos/Toxic Tort related work preferred.  Responsibilities will include: ...

Apply now

Litigation Attorney
USA-GA-Atlanta

Temporary Litigators needed on a temporary basis for Atlanta-based intellectual property boutique law firm. The estimated work load is 20 to 40 hours a week for 4 to 6 weeks, but may be extended. A...

Apply now

Personal Injury & Mass Tort Litigation Paralegal
USA-TX-Dallas

Personal Injury & Mass Tort Litigation Paralegal Duties: Coordinate with Attorneys & move cases forward. Regularly communicate with clients regarding their case. Preparing for and assisting with trial...

Apply now

+ View more jobs
A. Harrison Barnes
A. Harrison Barnes

A. Harrison Barnes is a well-known attorney throughout the United States. As a member of the Malibu community, Harrison is committed to serving the needs of Malibu residents and businesses in legal matters.

Benjamin P. Smith
Benjamin P. Smith

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.

Brian M. Jazaeri
Brian M. Jazaeri

Brian M. Jazaeri is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Litigation Practice. Mr. Jazaeri represents clients in complex commercial litigation, with a particular emphasis on class action matters and financial services, healthcare and technology litigation.