• Insurance Defense Litigation
  • Automobile Liability Defense
  • Trucker's Liability Defense
  • Premises Liability Defense
  • Products Liability Defense
  • Insurance Coverage Litigation
  • Construction Defect Litigation
  • Admitted to all Courts of State of Tennessee
  • Admitted to United States District Court Middle District of Tennessee
  • Admitted to United States Supreme Court
  • Members American Bar Association
  • Members Tennessee Bar Association
  • Members Nashville Bar Association 





     Firm Overview


The firm of Smith & Tomkins provides comprehensive general insurance defense representation for insurance carriers, their insureds and self-insured clients in the area of civil trial and appellate practice in the local, state and federal courts. Both members have AV peer review ratings from Martindale Hubbell and in addition to a combined 45+ years of experience in the area of civil litigation, both members have significant prior experience in the insurance industry claims area, giving the firm an invaluable insight into the handling and defense of all types of claims and the often complex area of coverages and insuror/insured relationships.

The firm's emphasis is in defending all facets of insurance claims in the areas of general automobile liability, trucker's liability, products liability, premises liability, commercial litigation, insurance coverage litigation and construction defect litigation.

The firm's geographical area of practice includes all
counties in the Middle Tennessee area as well as all other principal metropolitan areas throughout Tennessee.