Meet Andrew

Meet the Host

ANDREW J. SMILEY, ESQ.
PARTNER, SMILEY & SMILEY, LLP.

A practicing personal injury lawyer with over 2 decades of experience working at the family-owned law firm, Smiley & Smiley, LLP., Andrew is at the top of his field in law. He is also a lecturer, leader, and is a Past President of The New York State Academy of Trial Lawyers as well as the Past President of The New York City Trial Lawyers Alliance. In his spare time, Andrew enjoys racing Porsches with the Porsche Club of America Sim Racing League and track days at Lime Rock Park.

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Let's Meet!

1:1 meetings are complimentary to fellow attorneys looking to connect, expand their network, share referrals, or talk cars.

Is your objective to grow your law firm and attract new clients? Perhaps you are looking for someone to discuss trial strategies and how to settle quickly.  Or, is gaining referrals something you currently struggle with?

All these are great reasons to schedule a One-on-One with me, Andrew. In 30-minutes we’ll work to find you the resources and solutions you need to achieve your goals.

Episodes of the Mentor, Esq.

CLE: How to Litigate a Construction Accident Case – Part 3

Join Academy Past President and the host of The Mentor Esq. podcast, Andrew Smiley, for his series:“How to Litigate a Construction Accident Case.” Part three focuses on Depositions. Topics covered included: The “who”, “how,”...

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CLE: How to Litigate a Construction Accident Case – Part 2

Join Academy Past President and the host of The Mentor Esq. podcast, Andrew Smiley, for his series:“How to Litigate a Construction Accident Case.” Part two focuses on Investigation and Commencing the Action. Topics covered will...

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CLE: How to Litigate a Construction Accident Case – Part 1

Andrew presents the first installation of his newest CLE series "How to litigate a construction accident case". In episode one, Andrew reviews NYS Labor Law §240(1), §241(6), §200 and The Industrial Code.

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CLE: Litigating a Catastrophic Automobile Accident Case – Part 6

In Part 6 – “The Trial,” topics discussed will include direct/cross examination...

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CLE: Litigating a Catastrophic Automobile Accident Case – Part 5

In Part 5 – “Mediation and Settlement,” topics discussed will include when to mediate, mediator selection, mediation strategy and settlement value analysis.

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Let’s Talk About Referrals

In the Fall of 2021, I started hosting 30 minute, One-on-One zoom meetings. Since then I've met with over a hundred lawyers, from new to retired, different practice areas, solo to large firms, and...

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