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Bryan D. Smith


Phone: 251-405-1338
Fax: 251-432-6843


  • The University of Alabama, 2000, BS
  • Thomas Goode Jones School of Law, 2004, JD

Admitted In

  • Alabama, 2004
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Alabama
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Alabama
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Florida

Awards and Recognition

  • Best Lawyers®, listed since 2022, Medical Malpractice Law – Defendants
  • Super Lawyers, Rising Star, Medical Malpractice Defense

Bryan’s practice is devoted to litigation primarily handling medical malpractice actions. Over the course of his career, he has successfully defended physicians, nurses, hospitals and long-term care facilities throughout the State of Alabama. Bryan’s distinguished track record in malpractice cases provides him with the expertise to handle cases of any complexity and exposure level. His successes include a defense verdict on behalf of two Ob-Gyns in an alleged failure to properly treat pre-term labor, which was selected as a top 10 medical malpractice verdict in the country in 2014 by LexisNexis.

In addition to his trial practice, Bryan is a frequent lecturer to nurses and physicians on all issues of medical malpractice, including risk management and electronic medical records.

Professional Affiliations

  • Alabama State Bar
  • Mobile Bar Association
  • Alabama Defense Lawyers Association
  • International Association of Defense Counsel

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