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Paul J. Smyth joins R&H, focuses on environmental torts, professional liability, construction

Paul J. Smyth has joined Rawle & Henderson LLP as Of Counsel to the firm. He works in our New Jersey and Philadelphia offices. Paul concentrates his practice in the areas of environmental, toxic and mass torts, professional liability and construction.

Paul earned his J.D. from the Rutgers School of Law, Camden, New Jersey, in 2005. He attended law school part-time while he was employed full-time as a Police Sergeant for Rutgers University. During his time at Rutgers law, he served as a representative for the Student Bar Association and was an extern for the New Jersey Public Employment Relations Commission. Paul earned his B.A. in Criminal Justice, summa cum laude, from Temple University in 1997.

Prior to joining Rawle & Henderson LLP, Paul was an attorney with a defense litigation law firm in New Jersey from 2007 to 2017. He was a Police Sergeant for Rutgers University from 2002 to 2007 and a Police Officer for Rutgers from 2000 to 2002. Paul was a Police Officer for the Delaware River Port Authority from 1994 to 2000.

He is admitted to practice in New Jersey, Pennsylvania and the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey.

Paul can be reached directly at (856) 797-8929 • psmyth@rawle.com