Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
University of Alabama,1996
cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa
University of Alabama School of Law, 1999
Who’s Who Among American Law Students, Member of the Bench and Bar Legal Honor Society, American Bankruptcy Institute Medal of Excellence
J. Christoper Smith was born in Russellville, Alabama, on February 4, 1974. Mr. Smith earned his Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, cum laude, from the University of Alabama in 1996, where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa. He then received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Alabama School of Law, where he was recognized in Who’s Who Among American Law Students, was a member of the Bench and Bar Legal Honor Society, and was a recipient of the American Bankruptcy Institute Medal of Excellence.
He was partner at Dishuck, LaCoste & Smith in Tuscaloosa for ten years, before joining the firm of Gentle, Turner & Sexton last year as an associate.
Mr. Smith has experience in personal injury litigation, consumer law, collections, domestic relations, bankruptcy, estate planning and general civil practice.
With the firm, Mr. Smith primarily represents nonprofit organizations , as well as real estate clients. He is a member of the Alabama State Bar.
He is a proud husband and father to a gorgeous young girl.