Recently, Legal Services of Greater Miami, Inc. honored Professor H.T. Smith with its 2013 Equal Justice Leadership Award, recognizing Professor Smith for 40 years of service to the cause of providing effective legal representation to the poor.
The event, part of LSGMI’s 4th Annual Heart of Giving Celebration to the “Together, We Must” Campaign for Justice was held at the magnificent Gary Nader Art Gallery and co-sponsored by Florida Supreme Court Justices R. Fred Lewis, Barbara Pariente, and Peggy Quince.
Professor Smith began his legal career as an intern at LSGMI and later served on LSGMI’s Board of Directors. His law practice has been in the areas of civil rights, criminal defense, and personal injury.