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  • Emily C. Smith

    Emily C. Smith, a partner with the firm. Based in the Miami office, Ms. Smith currently focuses her practice in the areas of first-party and third-party insurance defense and civil litigation.

    Ms. Smith graduated with top honors from Roosevelt University, Chicago, in 2007, where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in English Literature, with a Theatre minor. Ms. Smith earned her Juris Doctorate at University of Miami School of Law, where she graduated cum laude. While in law school, Ms. Smith earned the CALI Award for Excellence (Book Award) in Federal Civil Procedure and achieved Dean’s List Honors. While attending UM Law, Ms. Smith also had the distinction of serving as an intern to Chief Judge Juan Ramirez at the Third District Court of Appeal.


    Areas of Practice
    • Appellate Practice

    • Civil Litigation

    • Commercial Liability

    • Construction Accident & Defect Liability

    • First Party & Third-Party Insurance Defense

    • Indemnity / Contribution Claims

    • Insurance Coverage & Carrier Representation

    • Insured /Stacking Policy Coverage

    • Personal Injury

    • Premises Liability

    • Security Negligence

    • Workplace Negligence

    • Wrongful Death


    Admitted to Practice or Bar Admissions
    • All Florida Courts

    • United States Federal District Court – Southern and Northern Districts of Florida

    • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit


    • University of Miami School of Law – (J.D., Cum Laude 2012)

    • Roosevelt University Chicago – (B.A., top honors, 2007)


    Professional Memberships
    • The Florida Bar

    • Florida Defense Lawyers Association

    • Defense Research Institute (DRI)

    • Miami Dade Bar Association

    • Coral Gables Bar Association

    • Third District Court of Appeal Historical Society

    • US District Court for the Middle District of Florida


    Contact Information
    420 South Dixie Highway, Third Floor
    Coral Gables, Florida 33146
    Telephone: (305) 667-0223
    Facsimile: (305) 284-9844
    E-Mail: esmith@gaebemullen.com