Born in southeastern Minnesota, Rachel Smith completed her B.A. from the University of Montana in 2002 before receiving her J.D. from the University of Minnesota in 2010. She was admitted to the Minnesota state bar in 2010, the US District Court of Minnesota in 2012, and Wisconsin in 2015.

Throughout her legal career, Rachel always stood against injustices, especially for people who experienced needless injuries through the negligent actions of others. She specializes in personal injury law and has substantial experience in representing victims of brain and spinal cord injuries, severe burn injuries, and medical malpractice.

Rachel Smith also has vast experience in legal cases pertaining to auto accidents, dog bites, product liability, and other types of personal injuries. Some of her notable cases include:

  • $9 million – Medical misdiagnosis of a young boy leading to a permanent injury.
  • $7.87 million – Injuries to a truck driver due to a negligent crane operator
  • <$500,000 – Car accident leading to spinal injuries.

Rachel believes that every injured victim has a right to quality legal representation and goes above and beyond for her clients. She is compassionate about her work and supports her clients through all the legal steps and challenges of the claims and litigation process. Rachel works closely with her clients and guides them in making informed decisions. Rachel’s success at trials has helped her secure millions of dollars in compensation for her clients.

Currently working at Meshbesher, Rachel is known for her legal research and writing skills, negotiation skills, and her commitment to improving the lives of her clients. She understands the pain and suffering an injured victim goes through and puts in the hard work to diligently protect her client’s rights.

achel Smith is also an active member of the American Arbitration Association. Her hard work has helped her secure several achievements and awards, some of which include Rising Star and Top Women Attorneys.

Our Offices

Rochester Office

2519 Commerce Drive NW
Suite 120
Rochester MN, 55901

T: (507) 320-1282

St. Cloud Office

111 Waite Avenue North
Waite Park, MN 56387

T: (320) 335-0998

Areas of Practice

  • Car Accidents
  • Personal Injury

Education & Qualifications

Licensed State: Minnesota
Law School: University of Montana
Education University of Minnesota


Awards & Badges

Rachel Smith