“ In the middle of every

difficulty lies opportunity. ”

Albert Einstein

Fighting For You

Mr. Smith was admitted to practice in all courts of the State of Tennessee in 1983 and is admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee and thwUnited States Supreme Court. He is a member of the Nashville Bar Association (Past Chairman Ethics and Professionalism Committee), Defense Research Institute, Tennessee Bar Association,and American Bar Association. Mr. Smith's practice includes automobile liability defense, trucker's liability defense, products liability defense, premises liability defense, commercial litigation and insurance coverage litigation. He has an AV peer review rating from Martindale Hubbell.

Frequently Asked Questions

What does insurance mediation mean?

Insurance mediation is a negotiation between two or more parties, one of which is the insurance company. It is facilitated by a third-party neutral known as a mediator. The process creates structure in the negotiating process but is less rigid than arbitration or litigation...

How does insurance mediation work?

Insurance disputes well-suited for mediation for a number of reasons. The process enables both parties to utilize the guidance of a truly neutral expert in insurance law and practice (the mediator)...

What happens at a settlement mediation?

At a settlement mediation, both parties come together with the mediator to discuss the case. Most mediators first meet with parties together with their attorneys in separate rooms and then go back and forth between the separate rooms and talk with the parties and their attorneys...

What is the success rate of mediation?

Mediation tends to have a very high success rate that varies based on the type of case being mediated. Some statistics show the success rate as high as 85 to 90%. Much of this depends on the willingness of those involved to negotiate in good faith...

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Warren Smith
Civil Mediator

One Lakeview Place,
25 Century Boulevard, Suite 606
Nashville, TN 37214

Email: wsmith@smithtomkins.com

hours

Sun Closed
Mon 8:30am-5:30pm EST
Tues 8:30am-5:30pm EST
Wed 8:30am-5:30pm EST
Thur 8:30am-5:30pm EST
Fri 8:30am-5:30pm EST
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