Jessica B. Smith is an Associate Attorney in the firm’s Real Estate Law Department; assisting buyers and sellers through the closing process. Ms. Smith also handles post-closing issues, property tax challenges and landlord-tenant issues.
Ms. Smith obtained her B.A. in Government from Saint Lawrence University, and received her Juris Doctor in 2013 from Barry University School of Law in Orlando, FL. Ms. Smith is admitted to practice law in both New York & Florida.
Before joining HoganWillig, Ms. Smith provided legal advocacy to clients facing eviction, assisted clients to obtain and retain housing subsidies and representing clients in public and subsidized housing matters. Ms. Smith also formerly acted as a liaison between the IRS Criminal Investigation field offices and the Treasury Executive Office for Asset Forfeiture.
Professional & Community Activities
- President Council of Bison Scholarship Fund
- Mentor in the Say Yes Scholar Mentoring Program