Jim Smith is the founding member of Smith Law Group, LLC, based in Fleetwood, Pennsylvania. He has almost seventeen years' experience in both state and federal courtrooms across Eastern Pennsylvania.
Champion of open and transparent government, even when standing up for what's right isn't popular. Jim also serves as Chair of the Government Affairs Committee for the Berks County Bar Association.
Elected to serve on the Board of Directors of the Berks County Bar Association and appointed to its Executive and Finance Committee, and an active member of its Pro Bono Team.
Founding Board member of Ivy Hill Foundation, a charity to support therapeutic horseback riding for the disabled. VP Board of Directors of Hope Rescue Mission, serving the homeless of Reading.
Vice President of the Board of Directors of the Hope Rescue Mission for over 12 years, and an active member in his local church, New Life Bible Fellowship Church, Oley.
Host of free courses on Constitutional Law and educational seminars on the Home Improvement Consumer Protection Act and Pennsylvania's Mechanics' Lien Law.
Tri Valley YMCA (Past Chairman), Fleetwood Rotary, NE Berks and Greater Reading Chambers of Commerce, volunteer host of BCTV’s Ask a Lawyer call-in television program.
Volunteer mentor of students at Fleetwood and Brandywine Heights high schools in mock trial competitions. Recognized as a Friend of Education by the Fleetwood Education Association.