Mackenzie Smith is a trial lawyer whose state and federal civil litigation practice is primarily focused on matters affecting the energy industry, including the resolution of contract and royalty payment disputes and lawsuits involving claims of surface damages, pollution and other environmental issues, lease cancellation, quiet title, adverse possession, nuisance and trespass, negligence, personal injury, property damage, and products liability.
Mackenzie graduated magna cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in history from Oklahoma State University in 2014 and went on to graduate summa cum laude from the Oklahoma City University School of Law three years later. While in law school, she was a member of the Oklahoma City Law Review and international law moot court team and was the recipient of numerous scholarships and awards, including the Oklahoma Bar Association Business Section Award, Judge Dwain Box Memorial Award, and 12 CALI Awards for academic excellence.
While pursuing her Juris Doctor, Mackenzie served as a judicial extern for The Honorable Timothy D. DeGiusti of the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Oklahoma, a reference assistant for the Oklahoma City University School of Law library, and a social media intern for Oklahoma City University Counseling Services. Prior to entering law school, she served as an intern for the Office of Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt and a public affairs intern for the Office of Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin.Download Bio (PDF)
Professional Organizations and Memberships
- Oklahoma Bar Association