Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP

Litigation Department

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What the team is known for Experienced team handling a host of contentious matters. Expertise covers product liability claims, antitrust litigation and securities class actions. Has broad sector experience, and often works with those in the real estate, telecommunications and retail industries. Increasingly noted for its white-collar criminal defense capabilities, having recently further enhanced its bench in this space.

Strengths Clients say Smith Gambrell is "knowledgeable, efficient and hard-working."

Peers praise the firm's "strong IP litigation practice."

Work highlights Represented Mar-Jac Poultry in a DOJ investigations into alleged price-fixing in the broiler chicken industry.

Notable practitioners

Dana Richens is a key contact.

Anthony Cochran
is experienced in representing clients in white-collar crime cases, including healthcare disputes. He is described as "very bright, hard-working, and dedicated to his clients."

Thomas Dean Bever
is "a very thorough lawyer" who is "very focused on his client" according to sources. He advises on criminal cases and is best known for his healthcare-related work.