Since gaining his license to practice law in New Mexico in 1999 and in Arkansas in 2001, Attorney Paul Smith has proven himself to be an aggressive, successful criminal defense attorney. He currently litigates and supervises other litigation attorneys in his offices in Fayetteville and Jonesboro, Arkansas, while managing and resolving criminal matters at all levels in both state and federal courts. The cases Attorney Smith has successfully handled have involved sex crimes, rape, white collar crimes, wire fraud, money laundering, child pornography, homicides, terroristic threats, drug possession, drug distribution, drug manufacturing and homicide/murder, among others.
Attorney Smith received his Juris Doctorate from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, Arkansas, and his MBA from Webster University in St Louis, Missouri.
He is currently a member of the Arkansas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers, the Arkansas Trial Lawyers Association, Putman Inns of Court, the Arkansas Bar Association and the New Mexico Bar Association.