Robert Smith | Director of Administration | Levin Papantonio

Attorney Profile

  • Robert Smith Administrator Levin Papantonio
  • Robert Smith

  • Director of Administration
  • Levin Papantonio
  • (850) 435-7000
  • (888) 435-7001
  • rsmith [at] levinlaw.com

Mr. Smith is the Director of Administration and Controller for Levin Papantonio. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Alabama and continued his studies at Alabama by earning a Masters degree in Tax Accounting. He is a licensed CPA in the State of Alabama. Mr. Smith received his Juris Doctorate degree from the Birmingham School of Law, graduating third in his class. Mr. Smith is a member of the American Bar Association and is currently admitted to practice in the State of Alabama and before the U.S. District Court for the Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts of Alabama. Robert and his wife, Becky live in Fairhope, Alabama with their two children.

Year Joined Law Firm

  • 2001

Present Position with Law Firm

  • Director of Administration and Controller
  • Associate Attorney

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Mass Torts
  • Business Torts
  • Class Action
  • Securities Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Alabama
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Alabama
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of Alabama

Certifications/Specialties

  • Licensed CPA, State of Alabama

Education

  • Birmingham School of Law, juris doctorate, 2001
  • University of Alabama, Masters degree in tax accounting
  • University of Alabama, Bachelor of Science degree in accounting

Published Works

  • “The Business of Law: Improving Profit Margins,” The Trial Lawyer, Volume III, Number II, 2013

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Bar Association

Prior Employment

  • Arthur Anderson, tax manager
  • AmSouth Bank, assistant vice president- tax