Syracuse, NY:

Smith, Sovik, Kendrick & Sugnet, P.C.

Smith, Sovik, Kendrick & Sugnet, P.C.
  • Syracuse, NY
  • 250 South Clinton Street, Suite 600, Syracuse, NY 13202-1252
  • Attorney at Law
  • Peer Reviews
    4.4/5.0 (87)
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    100% Recommended (1)
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About our Syracuse, NY: office

Smith Sovik is a medium-sized law firm founded in 1946 by two like-minded classmates from Syracuse University School of Law, Laurence "Larry" Sovik and John Timothy Smith. After graduating law school and reaching the level of partner at another Syracuse firm, Smith, Sovik and a third attorney and SU Law professor, Victor Levine, formed what is now the Smith Sovik Law Firm in 1946. While it began as a general practice law firm (as were all firms during those years), it developed over time into a firm primarily focused on litigation and trial practice and along the way became one of the premier litigation firms in New York State with a well earned reputation for the most effective, intelligent, hard-nosed and successful trial attorneys in the area. In fact, several of the lawyers of Smith Sovik have been regularly recognized by their peers and have been identified as among the nation's "Best Lawyers" and "Super Lawyers" in their fields of practice.

Smith Sovik maintains its center of operations in the middle of the state here in Syracuse, New York, but its attorneys litigate in all the State and Federal courts and enjoy a reputation as leaders in their fields of trial practice throughout the state. Our downstate office, located in East Meadow, services Long Island, New York City and the counties in the southern New York State. Western New York is serviced by our Buffalo office.

The Firm's areas of litigation practice include medical and professional liability, products liability, automobile, trucking, vehicle and aircraft liability, construction litigation, municipal law, commercial law, labor and employment practices law, environmental and toxic tort liability, general negligence and premises liability and workers' compensation law, as well as appellate advocacy in all of those areas.

Office Details

Contact Information:
315-474-2911  Phone
315-474-6015  Fax
Mailing Address:
250 South Clinton Street, Suite 600, Syracuse, NY 13202-1252
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REPRESENTATIVE CLIENTS: General: Autozone, Inc.; Darden Restaurants; Dollar General; Daewoo Heavy Industries America; Genuine Parts; Golub Corporation; Ground Round, Inc.; Grove Worldwide; HMC Corporation; Johnson Controls, Inc.; Laidlaw, Inc.; NYS Dental Society; Old Dominion Freight Lines; Oshkosh Truck Corp.; Price Chopper Foods; Red Apple Group; Roehl Transport; Rite Aid Corporation; Stevens Transport; Swift Transportation; SYSCO Foods; Taco Bell Corporation; Truckers Express, Inc.; United Refining Company of Pennsylvania; United National Group; UPS; Werner Enterprises; Yellow Freight Sytems, Inc.; Insurance: Academic Health Professionals; Admiral Insurance Co.; Allianz Insurance Co.; Allstate Insurance Co.; American International Companies; Cambridge Integrated; CNA Healthpro; CNA Insurance; Connecticut Valley Claims Service; ECS Claims Administration; Erie Insurance Group; Essex Insurance Co.; Hertz Claim Management; Indian Harbor Insurance Co.; Investors Insurance; Kemper Insurance Company; Liberty Mutual Group; KFC Risk Management; McLarens Toplis, N.A.; Medical Liability Mutual Insurance Co.; Metlife Auto & Home; National Chiropractic; National Grange Mutual; Nationwide Insurance Company; Nautilus Insurance Company; Princeton Insurance Co.; Professional Risk Management; Scottsdale Insurance Company; Transportation Claims, Inc.; The Travelers Companies; Vermont Mutual Insurance; Zurich American Insurance Co. Municipal: Town of Skaneateles; Planning and Zoning Board of Appeals; City of Syracuse.
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Areas of Practice (17)

Specific Areas of Practice for our Syracuse office:

  • General Practice
  • State Government Law
  • Federal Practice
  • Trial Practice
  • Appellate Practice
  • Bankruptcy
  • Corporate Law
  • Probate
  • Insurance
  • Labor And Employment
  • Municipal Bonds
  • Negligence
  • Product Liability
  • Real Estate
  • Medical Law
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Workers Compensation

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  • 4.4/5.0 (87)
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  • 100% (1)
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Syracuse, New York

  • Syracuse, NY
    250 South Clinton Street, Suite 600
    Syracuse, NY 13202-1252

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