Brian Smith

Brian Smith


Brian Smith is an attorney in Holland & Knight's Dallas office. His practice focuses on bankruptcy, corporate finance and general corporate matters.

Before joining Holland & Knight, Mr. Smith worked at an international law firm. Prior to entering the practice of law, he was also an auditor for a Big Four accounting firm. Mr. Smith is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a candidate for certification as a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA).


  • Emory University School of Law, J.D., Transactional Law Certificate
  • University of Florida, M.Acc.
  • Stetson University, B.B.A., magna cum laude
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Texas
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)
Honors & Awards
  • Asia-Pacific Deal of the Year, Airfinance Journal, 2021
  • Airline Restructuring Deal of the Year, Airfinance Journal, 2021
  • Asia-Pacific Restructuring Deal of the Year, Aviation 100 Deals of the Year Awards, Airline Economics, 2021
  • Holland & Knight Pro Bono All-Star, 2020
  • Order of the Coif, Emory University School of Law