The firm's founder at Christopher J. Smith, Esquire has over 2 decades of experience in Virginia family law and domestic relations practice. Christopher J. Smith completed his B.A., "cum laude", from Washington & Lee University in Lexington, VA. He received his law degree (J.D.) from the University of Baltimore School of Law. At Baltimore University, he was involved in the family law clinic.
Experienced Virginia Family Law and Domestic Relations Practice
Before founding Law Offices of Christopher J. Smith, PC, he was seasoned in the area of family law at Law Offices of Franklin R. Blatt, in Harrisonburg, VA, and at Jones & Green, LLP, in Charlottesville, VA.
The vision of Mr. Smith was to provide high-quality family law legal services in all of the Central Virginia area.
With a vast knowledge in all the areas of family law, Mr. Smith's interest includes high net worth complex contested divorces, custody relocation, and jurisdiction cases, and those cases involving modification of spousal support.
When you choose Law Offices of Christopher J. Smith, PC, your case will be considered as a high-priority one!
Mr. Smith is as comfortable on the negotiation table as he is in the courtroom. He is a champion when it comes to representation and tries to find practical solutions and justice to your complex issues.
In the past, Mr. Smith held a cochair of the Charlottesville-Albemarle Bar Association’s family law section. He has also served as an expert witness in Circuit Court.
You can feel confident as he has successfully represented clients in complex appellate proceedings in both the Court of Appeals of Virginia and in the Supreme Court of Virginia.
As a LICENSED Virginia attorney since fall of 1994, Mr. Smith has also practiced before the United States Supreme Court. Call 434-220-4790 to talk to Mr. Smith.
Mr. Smith has given family law continuing legal education presentations to the local Bar Association’s Family Law Section and regularly follows the developments and trends in Virginia family law.
Christopher J. Smith is a member of the Virginia State Bar, VSB family law section, Charlottesville-Albemarle Bar Association, and CABA’s family law section.
You'll be glad to know that Mr. Smith has received the “BV” distinguished designation for very high rating in both legal ability and ethical standards.
The strenuous peer review rating, which is monitored and managed by the world’s most trusted legal resource Martindale-Hubbell (R), decides the “BV” distinguished rating.
The Law Offices of Christopher J. Smith, PC of Charlottesville, VA is a locally owned and operated law office. We have been serving your community for 11 years.
You can get strong advocacy and knowledgeable representation in your divorce, custody, spousal support, and property division cases.