Matthew A. Smith

Matthew A. Smith: Attorney with Banker Lopez Gassler P.A.


Matthew Smith practices in the firm’s General Trial Practice Group, with a focus on automobile negligence, property damage litigation, personal injury litigation, wrongful death and premises liability.

Representative Experience

• Banker Lopez Gassler P.A., Fort Myers, FL

Associate, January 2018 to Present

• Hillsborough County State Attorney’s Office, Tampa, FL

Assistant State Attorney, August 2016 to January 2018

• The Bleakley Bavol Law Firm, Tampa, FL

Litigation Associate, March 2015 to July 2016

• Florida Second District Court of Appeal, Lakeland, FL

Law Clerk, December 2014 to March 2015

• Beard Kultgen Brophy Bostwick Dickson & Squires, Waco, TX

Litigation Associate, September 2012 to June 2014

Professional Affiliations

• The Florida Bar

• The Texas Bar

• American Bar Association

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Automobile Negligence
  • Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Property Damage Litigation
  • Premises Liability
  • Wrongful Death

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
(239) 322-1300  Phone
(239) 322-1310  Fax
University Attended:
University of Texas, B.A., 2007
Law School Attended:
Baylor University School of Law, J.D., 2012
Year of First Admission:
United States District Court for the Northern District of Texas; United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas; United States District Court for the Western District of Texas; Florida; Texas; United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit


•The Florida Bar
•The Texas Bar
•American Bar Association
•Lee County Bar Association


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Fort Myers, Florida

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