Don Howarth and Suzelle M. Smith

Howarth & Smith is a Los Angeles based law firm that handles trials and appeals for plaintiffs and defendants in high-profile, high-stakes litigation throughout the United States.  

Led by founding partners Don Howarth and Suzelle M. Smith, Howarth & Smith’s practice is focused on complex cases, including business litigation, contract and fraud cases, intellectual property litigation, securities litigation, legal malpractice, law partnership disputes, antitrust, class actions, major tort and catastrophic personal injury cases, as well as some white collar criminal cases.

Since its inception in 1985, Howarth & Smith has gained a national reputation for its success in high-profile trials and appeals.  This boutique law firm is the only firm in the country ever to have been selected by the National Law Journal for both "Top 10" plaintiff and defense verdicts in the same year.  The firm represents clients throughout the United States, as well as clients located in Europe, Asia and Great Britain.

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