“I feel comfortable and confident in the courtroom.”

Peter C. Smart

Indiana University, B.S., 1975

Indiana University, M.S., 1980

University of Houston, J.D., 1992
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Peter Smart is a shareholder with the firm. In his practice, Peter typically represents financial institutions,  mortgage companies, and small business owners. Peter is primarily involved with litigation on civil and commercial matters, both at the trial and appellate level. He is also involved with bankruptcy and creditor rights cases. Peter spends his time conducting legal research, preparing and responding to motions, and arguing cases in the courtroom.


A former football, basketball, and cross country coach, Peter enjoys competitive situations, which translates well in the courtroom. Additionally, he spent 15 years as a high school teacher before transitioning into the legal world, providing him with strong public speaking skills which he says is an asset when litigating.


When Peter is not practicing law, he enjoys going for walks, lifting weights, and reading.

Practice Areas
Texas, 1992

United States District Court for the Northern, Southern, Eastern and Western Districts of Texas

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
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