David Randolph Smith David Randolph Smith Edmund J. Schmidt III
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  • We are licensed attorneys in Tennessee and only handle cases outside of Tennessee with the association of in-state (local) attorneys and with court approval to appear pro hac vice (this Latin phrase refers to the application of an out-of-state lawyer to appear in court for a particular trial, even though he/she is not licensed to practice in the state where the trial is being held).
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  • Attorneys other than Mr. Smith do not claim a certification as a specialist in any listed area
    (Civil Trial or Medical Malpractice Specialist) by the Tennessee Commission on Continuing Legal Education and Specialization.