Smith's practice areas include estate planning, estate administration, business succession planning, nonprofit organizations, and representing clients in federal tax controversies.
Smith received his LL.M. in Tax from the Georgetown University Law Center, and his J.D. from the Villanova University School of Law. He served as attorney-advisor to the Honorable Lewis R. Carluzzo of the United States Tax Court in Washington, DC, before entering private practice in suburban Philadelphia and Harrisburg.
Prior to his appointment, Smith was the Director of the Central Pennsylvania Federal Tax Clinic. He currently resides in Lititz, PA.