Kirk George Smith is a principal attorney at the law offices of Shepherd, Smith, Edwards & Kantas LLP located in Houston, Texas. Mr. Smith earned his Bachelor of Arts degree from Loyola University, in New Orleans. He obtained his law degree (JD) from South Texas College of Law in Houston.
Mr. Smith has a wide range of experience in the brokerage industry working with clients from marketing for a smaller specialized Wall Street firm to serving as an investment advisor for a major brokerage firm.
Throughout his career, Mr. Smith has worked on many hundred arbitration matters. He has represented investors against brokerage firms, banks and trust companies. Aside from these, he focuses on securities arbitration.
Mr. Smith also dedicates his time to the protection of the rights of the investors through his membership in the Public Investors Arbitration Bar Association. He has been selected as a guest speaker at several events on the topics of Securities Arbitration.
Mr. Smith has written many articles published by national news agencies. He has also been referenced in several news articles, and has appeared on television in the US, Latin America and Switzerland talking about securities related issues.