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Frederic L. Smith

Frederic L. Smith



  • Corporate and Securities
  • Energy
  • Government Contracts

WSG Practice Industries



Frederic Smith has more than 20 years of experience advising businesses on M&A transactions, contract negotiations, business succession issues, joint venture transactions and financing transactions. In addition to his transactional practice, Frederic serves as outside general counsel to several privately held and family-owned businesses. He has a broad range of experience in different industries, but has a particular focus representing companies in the construction, manufacturing, construction aggregates, oil and gas services, and real estate industries.

Frederic is an active member of the American Bar Association’s M&A Committee, where he chairs a working group that tracks judicial developments in M&A transactions and is a regular contributor to the Annual Survey of M&A Cases published in The Business Lawyer.

Bar Admissions

  • Alabama, 1996
  • Texas, 2018


  • University of Alabama School of Law, J.D., 1996
  • Hampden-Sydney College, B.A., 1993, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa
Areas of Practice

Corporate and Securities | Energy | Government Contracts | Mergers and Acquisitions | Private Companies | Public Companies


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