Fairchild, Price, Haley & Smith, L.L.P. provides experienced, trusted counsel for their numerous client base of individuals, corporations, insurance companies and their insureds throughout the State of Texas. Skilled trial attorneys offer our clients litigation expertise in various areas of practice, including, but not limited to: workers’ compensation, commercial, toxic torts, oil and gas litigation, products liability, nursing home litigation cases and civil rights law. The diverse pool of legal professionals are leaders in their fields offering great client service with unparalleled insight, reliability, awareness and integrity. Founded in 1953, The law firm of Fairchild, Price, Haley & Smith, L.L.P. continues to meet the challenges of the future and remains dedicated to the principles of the past. The firm takes great pride in the communities they serve.
Russell A. Smith, is a partner at Fairchild, Price, Haley & Smith, L.L.P. He has been actively engaged in the trial of all types of cases in both State and Federal Courts, in Texas including, the U.S. District Court, Northern, Eastern, Western and Southern Districts of Texas, 1992, U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit, 1992 and U.S. Federal Court of Appeals, 1994. Russell focuses is in general civil litigation, premises liability, medical and legal malpractice, tort and insurance litigation, products liability, environmental and toxic tort litigation, automobile and truck litigation, contract disputes, employment law and nursing home litigation.
Russell received his J.D., Magna Cum Laude, from South Texas College of Law, 1991, Dean’s List, Member of the Order of the Lytae and American Jurisprudence Award recipient. attended the University of Adelaide School of Law, Australia (Rotary International Foundation Scholar, 1989) and obtained his B.B.A., Summa. Cum Laude from the University of Texas at Austin, Beta Gamma Sigma and Phi Kappa Phi National Honor Societies. He is a member of the State Bar of Texas, American Bar Association, Texas Young Lawyers Association, Texas Association of Defense Counsel, Defense Research Institute, Australian/American Association and Nacogdoches County Bar Association.
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