Deanna Smith
Deanna Sasnette Smith

Ms. Smith joined the firm in 2008. Before entering private practice, she served as Staff Attorney to Justice Harold F. See of the Supreme Court of Alabama.

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Appellate Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Commercial Bankruptcy
  • Business Law
  • Creditors' Rights
  • General Commercial Banking
  • Complex Probate

Bar Admissions

  • Alabama, 2002
  • Texas, 2001
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of Alabama, 2005
  • U.S. District Court Middle District of Alabama, 2006


Juris Doctorate 
  • St. Mary's University School of Law
  • San Antonio, Texas -- 2001
Bachelor of Science
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Birmingham, Alabama -- 1996 

Honors and Awards

  • St. Mary's University Center for Legal and Social Justice Award for Excellence in Clinical Studies

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Alabama State Bar Association
  • Madison County Bar Association

Pro Bono Activities

  • Madison County Volunteer Lawyers Program
  • Monto Sano Elementary PTA Executive Board
  • Junior League of Huntsville