Cody Smith, Esq
Cody is an accomplished attorney with diverse expertise in the fields of medical malpractice, personal injury, the intricacies of the wireless communications industry, transactional law, and Landlord-Tenant law. Cody is a talented litigation lawyer whose journey into the legal world began as Staff Attorney for the South Carolina Court of Appeals where he assisted the Court in examining appeals and drafting opinions. Cody also has extensive experience representing clients in the wireless communications industry where he has developed a unique talent for negotiating, drafting and interpreting complex industry agreements, crafting airtight contracts, and navigating the intricate web of deals and partnerships that define the wireless world. Cody’s experience as a transactional lawyer gives him a unique perspective in litigation that is invaluable to his clients.
Cody also commonly deals with Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests, cases and appeals. He has successfully handled FOIA cases, assisted in obtaining essential information for clients and, when necessary, vigorously pursued appeals.
In addition, Cody has built a solid reputation as a Landlord-Tenant law attorney, representing both landlords and tenants in a variety of legal matters, including lease disputes, eviction proceedings, and property maintenance issues. His extensive experience and in-depth knowledge in this field help clients successfully resolve disputes in this area of law.
Cody’s approach to law is centered on his unwavering commitment to his clients. His clients have come to rely on him for his dedication, industry insight, and his ability to navigate the legal landscape. His experience is enhanced by his tireless work ethic, determination, and passion for achieving the best outcomes for those he represents. Cody is not just an attorney; he’s a legal advocate who genuinely cares about your success.
Cody is a founder and current board chair for the Richland County Public Education Partners, a local non-profit supporting public education in Richland County. Cody is also a former board member with the Conservation Voters of South Carolina and Midlands Mediation Center. He is a certified as a Family Mediator and has volunteered as a mediator to assist in resolving disputes. Cody was born in Columbia, South Carolina. Cody is married, has 4 beautiful children, a dog, chickens and is an avid runner.