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Jason Kelly Smith

Jason Kelly Smith

MK Smith, APC
  • Arbitration & Mediation, Business Law, Cannabis & Marijuana Law...
  • California, Utah
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Summary

Jason K. Smith is one of the founding shareholders of MK Smith, APC. He has been admitted to practice in state and federal courts of both California and Utah. Mr. Smith focuses his practice in civil litigation and has successfully represented clients in matters involving business litigation, construction litigation, patent litigation, contract disputes, employment issues, false advertising, unfair business practices, personal injury, medical malpractice, family law, education law, and special education law.

Mr. Smith obtained his Bachelors degree in Political Science from the University of Utah, graduating Cum Laude in 2008. In 2011, he received his Juris Doctorate degree from the Pepperdine University School of Law. At Pepperdine, Mr. Smith was a Fellow with the Geoffrey H. Palmer Center for Entrepreneurship and the Law, and was a student representative with the Special Education Advocacy Clinic for the Pepperdine School of Law wherein he assisted special needs children resolve disputes about educational services.

Mr. Smith has extensive trial and litigation experience. For example, Mr. Smith was trial counsel in a 30 day federal jury trial, he was trial counsel in a 20 day state court trial, and has worked as counsel on several other cases from the beginning all the way through trial. Mr. Smith has also handled several appeals, including an oral argument before the California Court of Appeal in Santa Ana, California.

Mr. Smith is well-recognized by his peers and clients as being a sharp and dedicated attorney who always strives to achieve the highest level of legal representation for his client.

Practice Areas
  • Arbitration & Mediation
  • Business Law
  • Cannabis & Marijuana Law
  • Civil Rights
  • Collections
  • Consumer Law
  • Divorce
  • Domestic Violence
  • Employment Law
  • Family Law
  • Foreclosure Defense
  • Intellectual Property
  • Landlord Tenant
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Nursing Home Abuse
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Real Estate Law
  • Stockbroker & Investment Fraud
Fees
  • Free Consultation
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Contingent Fees
Jurisdictions Admitted to Practice
California
State Bar of California
ID Number: 277923
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Utah
Utah State Bar
ID Number: 14323
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9th Circuit
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10th Circuit
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Languages
  • English: Spoken, Written
Professional Experience
Shareholder
MK Smith, APC
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Founding shareholder.
Education
Pepperdine University School of Law
J.D. (2011) | Law
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Activities: Geoffrey H. Palmer Institute for Entrepreneurship and the Law, Fellow Pepperdine Special Education Advocacy Clinic, Student Advocate
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University of Utah
B.S. (2008) | Political Science
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Honors: Cum Laude
Activities: Hinckley Institute of Politics
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Awards
Rising Star
Superlawyers
Member
Lawyers of Distinction
Rising Star
Superlawyers
Top Attorney
Los Angeles Magazine
Professional Associations
State Bar of California # 277923
Member
Current
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Certifications
Bar License
State Bar of Utah
Bar License
State Bar of California
Websites & Blogs
Website
Contact & Map
MK Smith, APC
9891 Irvine Center Drive
Suite 200
Irvine, CA 92618
USA
Telephone: (949) 299-2500