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Chris SmithChris Smith, Esq.

Chris Smith is a Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminentpeer-review rated attorney that has been recognized as aJournal Record Achiever Under 40, and has been named to the Super Lawyer Rising Starlist from 2014-2020.

Chris Smith focuses his practice on representing small business owners, professionals, and individuals in transactional and litigation matters. Chris understands that business and personal matters are intimately intertwined, and he believes that the value of an attorney is only realized when he or she becomes a strategic partner in the critical aspects of business and life.

His Focus at Smith Simmons, PLLC

Chris’s experience and understanding help him articulate complex matters in a relatable way and his empathetic nature exudes genuine compassion for his clients.

Chris Smith provides business and personal counsel for individuals and businesses of various sizes and product offerings throughout Oklahoma, Texas, and the Western United States. Chris’ business law practice includes energy servicing companies, renewable energy financing, digital media companies, online education providers, emerging technologies and startups, and much more in between.

His practice includes both general counsel and litigation services as well as family law matters and estate planning for entrepreneurs.

Outside the Law Office

Chris is committed to multiple civic organizations, serves on the board of Oklahoma Institute of Child Advocacy, Oklahoma Christian National Alumni Council, and he is a member of the Oklahoma Advisory Committee to the United States Commission on Civil Rights.

Chris and his wife, Marissa, reside in Edmond, Oklahoma with their son and daughter, and their dog Rue, where they enjoy being active in church and various community activities.

Education

  • University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma – J.D., 2004
  • Oklahoma Christian University, Edmond, Oklahoma – B.S., 2001

Admissions/Memberships

  • Admitted, all Oklahoma State Courts
  • Admitted, all Texas State Courts
  • Admitted, Western District of Oklahoma
  • Admitted, Eastern District of Texas
  • Member, Oklahoma Bar Association
  • Member, State Bar of Texas
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, Oklahoma County Bar Association
  • Member, Wealth Counsel
  • Member, National Alumni Council, Oklahoma Christian University
  • Board Member - Oklahoma Institute for Child Advocacy
  • Oklahoma State Advisory Committee Member - U.S. Commission on Civil Rights

Awards

  • “AV Preeminent” – Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review Rating
  • “Achiever Under 40” – The Journal Record, 2016
  • “Rising Star” – Super Lawyers Magazine, Thomson Reuters. 2014 - 2020

*Super Lawyers/Rising Star recognition are Thompson Reuters services.

Super Lawyers

Classifications

  • Business Law, Technology Law, Estate Planning, Family Law, Litigation

Chris Smith was named an Oklahoma Rising Star by Super Lawyers, a Thomson Reuters service, in 2013, 2014, 2015.

What Sets Our Team Apart?

  • 75 Years' Combined Experience on Your Side
  • We Take a Team Approach to Every Case
  • Clients Come First, Customer Service Oriented Approach
  • Advanced Technology to Improve Client Experience