Bachelor of Science, Wharton School
of the University of Pennsylvania, 1981

Juris Doctor, Widener University
School of Law, 1984


Court Admissions:

Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

State of New Jersey

United States Court of Appeals for the
Third Circuit

U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania

U.S. District Court, Middle District of Pennsylvania

U.S. District Court, Western District of Pennsylvania


Professional Associations:

Defense Research Institute

Delaware County Bar Association

New Jersey Bar Association

Pennsylvania Bar Association

Philadelphia Association of
Defense Counsel

Philadelphia Bar Association

Gerard X. Smith

Gerard X. Smith is a partner in the Philadelphia office of Naulty, Scaricamazza & McDevitt, LLC and practices with the firm’s Insurance Defense Department. Jerry, who joined the firm in 1984, concentrates his practice in the areas of premises liability, products liability, auto trucking liability, sexual misconduct, construction liablilty and insurance coverage.

Jerry has over thirty years of experience representing self-insured and insured clients in the defense of civil litigation matters. He has extensive trial experience throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the State of New Jersey, and the Federal Court System. Currently, he serves as national counsel to self-insured clients in defense of litigated claims throughout the United States.

Jerry is a member of the Delaware County, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey Bar Associations. He is also a member of the Philadelphia Association of Defense Counsel and the Defense Research Institute. Each year from 2007-2018, Jerry has been selected to Super Lawyers magazine's "Pennsylvania Super Lawyers" listing.

Jerry earned his Bachelor of Science degree from the prestigious Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 1981, and received his Juris Doctor from Widener University School of Law in 1984. He is admitted to practice law in the states of Pennsylvania and New Jersey, and before the U.S. District Courts for New Jersey and the Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of Pennsylvania as well as before the United States Court of Appeals for the
Third Circuit.

Phone: 215-568-5116

Fax: 215-568-2077

Mailing Address:

One Penn Center, Suite 750

1617 JFK Boulevard

Philadelphia, PA 19103

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