Bianca N.C. Smith

Associate Cleveland


Bianca is an attorney at Taft and focuses her practice on commercial litigation. Prior to joining Taft, Bianca worked as a law clerk for a well-known law firm in Cleveland. Before going to law school, Bianca had a 20-year career within county government and social services. 

Bianca earned her J.D. from Cleveland State University College of Law, cum laude, where she was the vice president of the Black Law Students Association and a member of the Student Public Interest Law Organization. She also received a M.S. in forensic psychology and criminal behavior, magna cum laude, from Tiffin University and a B.S. in criminology and criminal justice, cum laude, from Eastern Michigan University.

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  • Cleveland State University College of Law (2022)
  • Tiffin University (2008)

    M.S. - Forensic Psychology and Criminal Behavior

  • Eastern Michigan University (2003)

    B.S. - Criminology and Criminal Justice

Professional Affiliations

  • Entertainment and Sports Law Association