Michael C. Smith

Michael C. Smith: Attorney with Siebman, Burg, Phillips & Smith, LLP
Attorney Awards


Listed, 2008 Texas Super Lawyer by Law and Politics Magazine, Published in Texas Monthly Magazine. Law Clerk to Hon. Sam B. Hall, Jr., U.S. District Judge, 1992-1993. Editor, O'Connor's Federal Rules * Civil Trials, 1998—. Chair: Local Rules Advisory Committee, U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Texas, 2000—; Litigation Section Council, State Bar of Texas, 2000—.

Life Fellow; Texas Bar Foundation.

(Also at Hedgcoxe Road Office)

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Products Liability
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Business Litigation
  • Patent Infringement Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
214-387-9100 Toll Free: 877-ED TEXAS (877-338-3927)  Phone
University Attended:
East Texas State University, B.A., 1986; LBJ School of Public Affairs, University of Texas at Austin, M.Pub.Aff., 1989
Law School Attended:
Baylor University, J.D., 1992
Year of First Admission:
1992, Texas; 1992, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fifth Circuit and U.S. District Court, Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas
Harrison County (President, 2004), Eastern District of Texas (President, 2005-2006) and Northeast Texas Bar Associations; State Bar of Texas (Member, Board of Directors 2005-2008); American Association for Justice; Texas Trial Lawyers Association; East Texas Trial Lawyers Association (President, 2004-2005).
Birth Information:
New Orleans, Louisiana, July 7, 1964
Reported Cases:
Golden Bridge Technology, Inc. v. Nokia, Inc., 416 F. Supp.2d 525, (E.D. Tex. Feb 17, 2006); Zoltar Satellite Systems, Inc. v. LG Electronics Mobile Communications Co., 402 F.Supp.2d 731, (E.D. Tex. Nov 29, 2005); Soverain Software LLC v. Amazon.com, Inc., 383 F.Supp.2d 904, (E.D.Tex. Aug 08, 2005); Soverain Software LLC v. Amazon.com, Inc., 356 F.Supp.2d 660, (E.D.Tex. Feb 09, 2005); Bolt v. Toyota Industries Corp., 351 F.Supp.2d 597, (E.D.Tex. Dec 09, 2004); Soverain Software LLC v. Gap, Inc., 340 F.Supp.2d 760, (E.D.Tex. Oct 04, 2004); Kalimah v. City of McKinney, Tex., 213 F.Supp.2d 698, (E.D. Tex. Aug 02, 2002); Hinkle v. Adams, 74 S.W.3d 189, (Tex.App.-Texarkana Apr 19, 2002); Mohamed v. Mazda Motor Corp., 90 F.Supp.2d 757, (E.D.Tex. Mar 27, 2000).

Peer Reviews

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Plano, Texas

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