News - June 13, 2016

Grasford W. Smith Sworn in as Board Member, Palm Beach County Bar Association

Jones Foster is proud to announce that Grasford W. Smith was sworn in as a member of the Palm Beach County Bar Association’s (PBCBA) Board of Directors at the PBCBA's Annual Installation Banquet at the Breakers in Palm Beach on June 11th. He will also serve as Co-Chair of this year’s Palm Beach County Bar Association Committee for Diversity and Inclusion.

Founded in 1922, the PBCBA’s mission is to serve its members, foster professionalism, and enhance the public’s understanding and awareness of the legal system, while also providing numerous public service activities within the community.

Grasford Smith is a member of the Litigation & Dispute Resolution practice group, concentrating his practice on complex commercial litigation, intellectual property litigation, cybersecurity, and transactional matters. 

He previously served as Parliamentarian of the National Bar Association, President of the F. Malcolm Cunningham Sr. Bar Association in Palm Beach County, Chairperson of the Transaction Law Committee of the Palm Beach County Bar Association, and member of The Florida Bar President’s Commission on Review of the Florida Bar’s Discipline System. Smith earned his law degree from New York University School of Law, is a graduate of Florida State University's College of Business, has earned a Business Strategy Certificate from Cornell University's Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management has been accepted in the Harvard Kennedy School Executive Education program for Emerging Leaders.

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