Thomas J. Smith, Esq.

Municipal & Public Law

Mr. Smith is a member of the Firm’s Business Organizations & Tax Department. Prior to joining Wickens, Herzer, Panza, Cook & Batista Co., Mr. Smith practiced with the Firm of McCray, Muzilla, Smith & Meyers Co., L.P.A. for approximately 40 years. During his many years of practice, Mr. Smith represented and counseled clients on mergers and acquisitions, real estate development, corporate governance, corporate planning, zoning and real estate development issues, and other public law matters. He is currently the Solicitor for the Village of Sheffield and the Village of Grafton.  He is the Chairperson of the Lorain County Democratic Party Central Committe and a Member of the Lorain County Board of Elections. Inside Business magazine has named Mr. Smith to “The Power 100” list in 2005, 2006, 2007, and 2008.

Bar Admissions:
1966 State of Ohio

1963 Ohio University (B.S.C.)
1966 The Ohio State University (J.D.)

Professional & Civic Affiliations:
Lorain County Community College (Board of Trustees)
Lorain County Community College Foundation (Chairperson, Board of Directors)
Ohio Municipal Attorneys Association
Lorain County Board of Elections
Lorain County Bar Association
Ohio State Bar Association
Law Director, City of Avon (1980-1989)

Contact Information:
Direct (440) 695-8087
Fax (440) 695-8098