Smith Sovik Receives Tier One Ranking in U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”

Smith Sovik Kendrick & Sugnet PC is proud to announce that for the eighth consecutive year, the firm has been named to U.S. News – Best Lawyers “Best Law Firms”. The firm has been named to the list every year since the first edition in 2010.

Smith Sovik earned the ranking of a Tier One Law Firm in Syracuse, New York in the areas of Insurance Law, Product Liability Litigation and Professional Malpractice Law, the highest rankings a firm can attain in those practice areas.

Firms included in the 2018 “Best Law Firms” list are recognized for professional excellence with persistently impressive ratings from clients and peers. Achieving a tiered ranking signals a unique combination of quality law practice and breadth of legal expertise. According to Best Lawyers, receiving a tier designation reflects the high level of respect a firm has earned among other leading lawyers and clients in the same communities and the same practice areas for their abilities, their professionalism, and their integrity.

Smith Sovik Kendrick & Sugnet, P.C., founded in 1946, is an aggressive, innovative litigation boutique law firm. We boast over 30 attorneys who defend individuals, professionals, corporations, and other entities against personal injury, malpractice and commercial claims in state and federal courts throughout New York State. We pride ourselves in aggressively and cost-effectively obtaining the very best results for our clients. Smith Sovik has offices in Syracuse, Buffalo and Long Island. For a complete list of the firm’s services, please visit

Simply the best Trial Lawyers in New York State!

Barbara A. Farrar
Sr. Technical Specialist
Hanover Insurance