Brad Smith is a Junior Partner with Galfand Berger, LLP. He proudly advocates on behalf of injured workers, consumers, and victims of negligence. Brad has worked with other Galfand Berger attorneys to recover over $25 million for our clients since 2015. Brad’s success has led to his selection as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers Magazine in 2018, 2019, and 2020. Only 2.5% of all attorneys practicing in Pennsylvania receive this honor. To view Brad’s profile at SuperLawyers.com,click here.
Outside the courtroom, Brad serves as the Editor-in-Chief for the Pennsylvania Bar Association’s Civil Litigation Newsletter and has published essays and articles regarding the legal rights of injured workers. In 2016, Brad won first place in the College of Workers' Compensation Lawyers' national writing competition with an article on the “gig economy.” The Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry then invited Brad to speak as a panelist on the gig economy at its 2018 Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Conference. In 2015, Brad won the Pennsylvania Bar Association's Workers' Compensation Centennial Essay Contest for his essay on workers’ mental disabilities caused by mental stress.
Brad earned his Juris Doctorate from Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law, where he was a member of the Temple Law Review and had his article on professional athletes’ marketing contracts published in Vol. 87 of the Temple Law Review. Prior to law school, Brad graduated magna cum laude from Gettysburg College and was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa honor society.
After growing up in Central Pennsylvania, Brad moved to Philadelphia to attend law school. He is a big fan of Philadelphia’s sports teams, so this move was a perfect fit. When not practicing law, you might catch Brad at one of their hometown games.
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