Smith, Currie & Hancock LLP Announces New Partner In Fort Lauderdale Office

FORT LAUDERDALE—Smith, Currie & Hancock LLP announces that Christopher Horton has been elected partner. He practices out of the firm’s Fort Lauderdale offices. 

“The firm is extremely proud to elect Chris to the partnership,” said Brian Wolf, Partner in the Fort Lauderdale offices. “Chris has distinguished himself by providing outstanding legal representation to our clients and serving the community.”

Mr. Horton concentrates his practice in all areas of construction law. He represents construction, design, and engineering clients in state and federal courts, litigation, arbitration and mediation throughout the State of Florida. He also advises clients regarding public and private procurement, alternative project delivery, construction licensing and administrative matters. 

He earned his Juris Doctor, magna cum laude, from the University of Miami School of Law and his undergraduate degree, cum laude, from Jacksonville University where he was the starting quarterback for its football team for three years. 

About Smith, Currie and Hancock LLP

Smith, Currie & Hancock LLP is a construction and government contracts law firm with eight offices nationwide. The firm provides timely, common sense solutions to legal and business problems that confront developers, owners, construction managers, general contractors, trade contractors, design professionals, manufactures, suppliers, sureties and insurers. The firm provides legal services regarding all phases of the design and construction process including project counsel, contract compliance, claims preservation, litigation, trial, arbitration, and alternative dispute resolution. For more information, visit

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