Ian Smith


Ian is an Attorney at Tatum & Atkinson, PLLC. Ian's practice focuses on representing people who have been injured or harmed when someone else is at fault.

Ian grew up in the mountains of Western North Carolina and received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from Appalachian State University and his Juris Doctor from the University of North Carolina School of Law.

Ian gained experience in both criminal and civil law at UNC School of Law, where he participated in clinics to help low-income citizens restore their driver's licenses and to provide legal representation to victims of domestic violence who otherwise could not afford an attorney. He is licensed to practice in North Carolina.

In his free time, Ian enjoys cooking, hiking, reading, and spending time with his significant other.


University of North Carolina School of Law, 2020, J.D.

Appalachian State University, 2016, B.A.


North Carolina Advocates for Justice

North Carolina State Bar


North Carolina


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If you or a loved one has been seriously injured, you are devastated not only by what has happened, but by the effect that the injury or loss has had on you and your family. At this difficult time, you need an experienced team that will support you through your road to recovery. Call Tatum & Atkinson today!