Roxann Smithers discusses how S+U is Leveraging Community Engagement to Drive Business

Leveraging Community Engagement to Drive Business Your business development and marketing strategy depends on what type of firm you along with your firm’s specific objectives. It’s true that community engagement drives business. For firms in certain industries, aiming to further differentiate themselves by building connections in the community in a variety of ways is crucial. … Continue reading Roxann Smithers discusses how S+U is Leveraging Community Engagement to Drive Business

Set your calendar for this learning and networking event in March

Join Roxann Smithers at West Metro Atlanta Woodard Group on March 26, 2020 Roxann Smithers is a Founder and Managing Member of Smithers + Ume-Nwagbo, LLC. Roxann has a passion for working with entrepreneurs and small business owners. Roxann's practice includes commercial ligation, premise liability, construction, contract review/negotiation, and general counsel services in various state and … Continue reading Set your calendar for this learning and networking event in March

She Opened The Door | November 15, 2019

Join Attorney Roxann Smithers at the 2nd Annual Columbia University Women's Conference Initiative The She Opened the Door: Columbia University Women's Conference initiative began in 2018, a tribute to Winifred Edgerton Merrill, the first woman to receive a degree from University. It aims to "enlighten, educate, elevate and to empower" Columbia women. At this CCOA event, we … Continue reading She Opened The Door | November 15, 2019

Notes from My Legal Pad…

Far too many people think that because you trust someone you should forgo the formalities of business…

Women’s History Month Kick-Off

Smithers+Ume-Nwagbo, LLC kicked off Women’s History Month with clients and friends serving our sisters at the Women’s Community Kitchen. Since 1984, the Community Kitchen has served a lunch meal Monday-Friday to women and children, who are struggling with food insecurity and hunger. Groups or individuals can sign-up to serve meals, prepare meals, or sponsor lunch … Continue reading Women’s History Month Kick-Off

Everything You Wanted to Know About Litigation Holds and 30(b)(6) Depositions but Were Afraid to Ask!

Featuring: Roxann Smithers (Smithers + Ume-Nwagbo, LLC) Frank Goldman (Frank G. Goldman, PC) Timothy Phillips (The American Cancer Society) A Select Counsel Production (www.selectcounsel.law) This CLE video provides key tips for in-house counsel and clients regarding obligations to preserve evidence and information in anticipation of litigation, as well as what to expect when a corporate … Continue reading Everything You Wanted to Know About Litigation Holds and 30(b)(6) Depositions but Were Afraid to Ask!

Roxann Smithers Helps Small Business Owners Level the Playing Field October 9, 2018 Commerce Club

“Level Your Playing Field” is a roundtable luncheon format aimed at helping business owners leverage tools and resources to grow. The theme for the 2018 series is Level Your Playing Field: A Luncheon and Discussion with Tools for Growing Your Business. Members and guests will be encouraged to participate in meaningful dialogue with subject matter experts and other event attendees.