Marcel Smith

Attorney at Law

859-253-4700 Office

Lexington, KY

When Marcel first obtained her driver’s license, she got a job as a runner for a law firm. Since that time, she has enjoyed working in almost every role within a law firm, from support staff to a civil litigator, and even as a certified mediator. Today, Marcel is one of FKP’s most experienced and formidable advocates, and a leader to new associates.

Whether defending a worker’s compensation claim, litigating a civil dispute, or mediating a family law case, Marcel is dedicated to solving problems. She is extremely passionate about her cases and utilizes varying techniques to reach equitable solutions. She enjoys actively working with clients and understands how important communication and collaboration can be to the legal process.

When representing business owners to defend against claims, Marcel focuses on specific facts in order to position them in the best light for her clients. As a Mediator, Marcel employs negotiation strategies to help guide the parties towards an equitable resolution of their case. Her ability to narrow in on the facts of the case, while maintaining an eye towards an equitable end result, positions her to effectively solve her client’s problems.

Areas of Expertise:
College Attended: Eastern Kentucky University
College Degree Earned: BA
Law School Attended: University of Tennessee
Bar Membership: KY
Bar Year: 1985