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

DeBernardis Wins Big in Oneida County Med Mal Case

February 6, 2023

Tom DeBernardis secured a defense verdict in a medical malpractice trial in which the plaintiff

Kevin Hulslander and John Goldman Win Ulster County Trial

January 27, 2023

Hulslander and Goldman recently won a difficult medical malpractice case in the Hudson Valley. They

Smith Sovik Announces 2023 Partner Class

January 4, 2023

Smith, Sovik, Kendrick & Sugnet, P.C. is proud to announce John Coghlan, Matthew Germain, and

Jaclyn did an absolutely amazing job on this file.  Our portion of the resolution was only $7,500––I’m not missing any zeros––just amazing work!  We couldn’t be happier with the end result.   Janice McKay Liability Claims Specialist Preferred Mutual
Smith Sovik comes up first under "legal" for us!

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Managing Member
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