- Received the highest rating, “AV-Preeminent (5.0 out of 5)” from his peers, as published by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory.
Randall Smith is a partner with Matushek Nilles LLC. He has received the highest rating, “AV-Preeminent (5.0 out of 5)” from his peers, as published by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory. Randy has handled hundreds of asbestos injury cases with the majority of the cases being dismissed through the granting of dispositive motions.
Legal Experience: Mr. Smith has tried seven jury trials and five non-jury cases to verdict. He has also successfully litigated over thirty arbitrations. His practice includes construction negligence, commercial litigation, products liability, auto liability, premises liability cases and coverage issues. He has significant experience in evaluating complex medical issues. He has represented an insulating contractor in asbestos litigation throughout the State of Illinois for the past thirteen years.
Education: Randy Smith graduated from Loyola University of Chicago Law School (J.D. 1985). He was the recipient of the American Jurisprudence Award in Torts (1983).
Professional Associations: Mr. Smith is active with the Loyola University Alumni Organization and is a member of the Illinois Bar Association and Defense Research Institute. Mr. Smith is a Mentor for the Advocacy Mentor Program at Loyola University of Chicago Law School, and has also been active in his community as a member of his local school board.
Professional Awards: 2019 Martindale-Hubbell: Rated AV-Preeminent (5.0 out of 5).