Andrea Pleimling Smith is a partner at Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz, P.A.. She focuses her practice on Personal Injury Law, Personal Injury Protection, and Civil Litigation. Ms. Smith was born and raised in Madison, Wisconsin. She received her undergraduate degree from Edgewood College (summa cum laude) and graduated from Marquette University Law School, where she was a Merit Scholar. While in law school, Ms. Smith served as the president of the Business Law Society, and interned at the Wisconsin Department of Justice and Legal Aid Society of Milwaukee. While in college, Ms. Smith studied Central European History at Masaryk University in Brno, Czech Republic. She also lived and worked in Koblenz, Germany, prior to attending law school. Ms. Smith is proficient in German.
Ms. Smith was admitted to practice in all state courts in Wisconsin and Florida in 2010, as well as the US District Court for the Middle District of Florida. Prior to joining Goldstein, Buckley, Cechman, Rice & Purtz, P.A., she practiced in the Fort Myers area and gained litigation experience in a variety of practice areas. Ms. Smith is a member of the Calusa Inns of Court, Lee County Association for Women Lawyers, Lee County Bar Association and Florida Justice Association.