Michelle M. Smith

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Offices Cleveland
Phone 216.479.6174
Fax 216.937.3740

Practice Areas


Bar & Court Admissions

Michelle is an associate in the Vorys Cleveland office and a member of the finance, energy and real estate group.

Her notable experience includes:

Michelle received her J.D. summa cum laude from the Cleveland State University Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, where she was the chief managing editor for the Cleveland State Law Review.  She received her M.B.A. and her M.A. from the University of Akron, and her B.S. magna cum laude from Austin Peay State University. Prior to attending law school, she was the director of women's soccer operations at the University of Akron.


  • Michelle Margaret Smith,  You Play Ball Like a Girl: Cultural Implications of the Contact Sports Exemption and Why It Needs to Be Changed, 66 Clev. St. L. Rev. 677 (2018)