Beresford Booth Welcomes Litigator Zachary M. Smith

Beresford Booth is proud to welcome Zachary M. Smith to its growing litigation team. Zachary joins Beresford Booth after practicing for several years in the Seattle office of a national litigation firm.

Zachary’s litigation experience includes a broad range of civil issues, from real estate to insurance coverage, bad faith, and general liability. He has handled all aspects of complex litigation, including investigation, discovery, deposition, motions practice, and trial.  He leaves no stone unturned and thrives on obtaining positive results for his clients. 

“My partners and I are thrilled to have Zachary Smith join the team. He is a proven and accomplished litigator, and we are excited for his future at the firm,” said Bill Kessler, Beresford Booth partner and chair of the firm’s Litigation Group.

Zachary remains involved in his hometown community and serves on the board of the Bainbridge Boys Lacrosse Club. The club is a nonprofit corporation supporting and managing lacrosse programs for boys in grades K-12 on Bainbridge Island.   

Zachary received his Bachelor of Arts degree from St. Michael’s College in Vermont, and his juris doctorate from Seattle University School of Law.   

About Beresford Booth

Founded in 1946, Beresford Booth is the largest law firm headquartered in Snohomish County. We are a full-service law firm with locations in Edmonds and Bothell. We provide a full range of legal services to businesses, families and individuals throughout the state of Washington. The Beresford Booth team proudly serves as trusted and independent advisors to our clients, providing creative and timely solutions to their most complex legal challenges across a wide range of legal fields.

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