Attorney Ted Smith
Personalized and Tenacious Representation
Well-respected among his clients and peers in the Chicago area community,
Attorney Ted Smith has built a reputation as a litigator who can handle
even the most precarious financial situations without sacrificing the
needs of his clients. From
bankruptcy strategies – including Chapter
7, 11, and
13 – and
foreclosures to tricky
creditor negotiations and
short sales, he has provided comprehensive service to individuals and professional
Before he founded Smith Ortiz, P.C., he handled major mergers and acquisitions
for a large accounting firm as a tax consultant. This in combination with
his MBA has given him a unique insight into the financial world that many
other bankruptcy attorneys have yet to attain. In addition to being permitted
to practice in State Courts of Illinois, he is also admitted to Federal
Courts of Illinois, so he can handle your case, regardless of any complexities.
Laws and litigation surrounding finances, especially when it comes to bankruptcy
and foreclosure defense, seem to always be fluctuating with the times.
Attorney Smith stays on top of this shifting world of legalities and understands
how bankruptcy court systems operate. Due to his dedication and persistence,
he has earned numerous recommendations and praise from his peers and colleagues.
To further empower his clients and strengthen his team, Mr. Smith has enlisted
the help of Chicago bankruptcy attorney Raquel Smith Ortiz. With her help,
the law firm can take on more cases with greater results than ever before.
After all, a teamwork approach and a second set of eyes on cases is always
an advantage his clients can appreciate.
Smith Ortiz, P.C. is located in two office locations, one on the north
side of Chicago and the other in the downtown area. As a current resident
of Chicago, Mr. Smith has a personal connection and commitment to his
community. By always staying at the top of his game, he hopes to help
his clients feel more like friends as they overcome difficult financial