D. Todd SmithEmail
D. Todd Smith has devoted his two-decade legal career to civil appellate practice. Serving as an intern to a federal circuit judge and as law review editor-in-chief sparked his interest in appellate work, and two years as a Texas Supreme Court briefing attorney solidified it. From there, Todd moved on to Fulbright & Jaworski L.L.P., where he learned from some of the finest appellate lawyers in Texas. In 2006, he started a boutique firm—now known as Smith Haley Nobles—focusing on handling appeals and providing litigation support to trial lawyers and their clients statewide.
Laura P. Haley956.683.6330Email
Laura P. Haley has a unique perspective and combination of experience, having worked as both in-house and outside trial counsel for a Houston-based energy services company. She now serves that industry and others as an advisor, litigator, and outsourced general counsel. She also handles appeals and provides litigation support to trial lawyers.
Jeff Nobles has practiced appellate law for nearly three decades. He has a long and successful record handling challenging appeals against other leading appellate lawyers in all types of cases, including business disputes, personal injury lawsuits, media defense, probate matters, family law, political controversies, and bankruptcy matters, among many others. Jeff has developed deep and strong relationships with clients and referring lawyers who trust his advice, skill, and integrity in handling difficult issues and appeals.