Winning. Attitude.

Success is much more than an expectation.  It’s the highest calling we have.  It takes extraordinary preparation, intensity, experience, insight, uncompromising standards and a Winning Attitude. Our passion for litigation is more than just a business. For us, it’s personal; for us, it’s about WINNING.


Our objective is always to develop legal strategies that win. When doctors, lawyers, judges and other professionals need legal representation, they turn to our battle-tested trial and appellate attorneys for help. They don’t just want advice – they want to win.

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Smith Sovik News

22 Smith Sovik Attorneys named to Super Lawyer List for 2018!

August 13, 2018

Congratulations! Smith Sovik Kendrick & Sugnet congratulates 22 attorneys who have been selected to the

Matt Germain and Karen Krogman Daum Win Summary Judgment in Defamation Case

August 6, 2018

Plaintiff brought suit for libel and slander, among other causes of action, due to alleged

Jim Lantier Wins Another Medical Malpractice Case

July 24, 2018

After a two week trial and one hour of deliberations, an Onondaga County jury returned

I cannot recommend Deb Salvi (or Smith Sovik) more highly. Deb proactively handles her files and provides thorough reporting in a timely manner. She is an excellent negotiator whether she is in a mediation or handling settlement negotiations directly. Deb’s experience handling all types of cases is demonstrated in the amazing results she obtains. Deb is simply the best.

Nicole Cedarleaf
Senior Claims Specialist
Erie Insurance Company

Smith Sovik has skilled, aggressive, creative lawyers who comply with our guidelines, meet our high standards and obtain the very best results for our insureds.

Stacey McLaughlin
Senior Claims Representative
National Grange Mutual Insurance Company