Reginald Smith

King & Spalding - Texas


1100 Louisiana, Suite 4000
Houston, TX 77002

+1 713 751 3226

Local Litigation Star

Practice area:

International arbitration
Product liability and recall

Reggie Smith’s practice focus is international arbitration and cross-border litigation, with a particular specialty in handling commercial disputes in the energy sector as well as representing investors in disputes with sovereigns under multilateral and bilateral investment treaties. He has served as lead counsel in obtaining some of the largest international arbitration awards on record.

Mr. Smith has a leading practice in representing investors as claimants in bilateral and multilateral investment treaty arbitrations against governments that have taken actions to either destroy or impair investments through conduct ranging from outright expropriations to the revocation or modification of investment incentive programs.


  • J.D., University of Georgia, magna cum laude
  • B.A., Emory University, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa
  • M.A., Emory University

Updated Sep 2021