S. David Smith

S. David Smith

Partner

Expertise

  • Auto Finance
  • Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)
  • Credit Card Services

WSG Practice Industries

Activity

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
Texas, U.S.A.

Profile

David Smith focuses on providing counsel to financial service companies across a number of states, representing lenders and servicers in the mortgage, auto finance, credit card, payday and unsecured lending areas. His litigation experience is broad, having tried a wide variety of financial services cases whether to a jury, court, or in arbitration.

David is board certified in Consumer and Commercial Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization. He also served as chair of the Board of Trustees of the Texas Center for Legal Ethics.

Bar Admissions

  • Texas, 1987
  • Oklahoma, 2018

Court Admissions
  • Supreme Court of the United States
  • United States Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Texas
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of Texas
  • United States District Court, Western District of Texas
  • United States District Court, Northern District of Texas

Education

  • Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, J.D., 1987, Law Review
  • Georgetown University, B.S.F.S., 1984
Areas of Practice

Auto Finance | Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) | Credit Card Services | Cybersecurity and Privacy | Financial Services Litigation | Financial Services Litigaton | Litigation | Payment Systems | Payments | Small Dollar and Unsecured Consumer Lending