Smith Villazor LLP is boutique litigation firm in New York City founded by former federal prosecutors that has, at the core of its mission, the representation of individuals in government investigations. Among other distinguishing factors, founding partners Patrick Smith and Rodney Villazor have between them tried more than 40 cases to verdict. From major criminal cases to complex commercial disputes, Smith Villazor LLP has a depth of trial experience that many larger law firms lack. Smith Villazor LLP is a “go to” firm for clients in the highest profile investigations in the country to defend in government and regulatory investigations. Smith Villazor LLP also represents investment funds and corporate clients looking for conflict-free representation in complex civil litigation.