Located in historic downtown Charlottesville, Virginia, our team of four experienced family law attorneys concentrate their practice in the area of family law, including matters of separation, divorce, custody, visitation, child support, spousal support, property division, and the drafting of pre-marital, marital, and separation agreements. We also routinely represent clients in all stages of protective order proceedings.
Our clients include a wide variety of individuals, from stay-at-home parents, to professionals, to small business owners. Although our office is located in downtown Charlottesville, our family law attorneys practice throughout Central Virginia and we litigate cases in the Juvenile & Domestic Relations District Courts and the Circuit Courts of Central Virginia, including those in the Cities of Charlottesville & Staunton, and in the Counties of Albemarle, Augusta, Buckingham, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Madison, Nelson, and Orange.
Family law is a unique and often emotional area of the law requiring innovative solutions to complex problems. Recognizing this, our family law attorneys strive each day to achieve high quality, life improving solutions via effective, pragmatic, and experienced representation customized to each client’s specific legal needs. Adopting a team approach, that involves attorneys, staff members, and you the client, each case is important to us and as a client of the firm you will receive exceptional access to your attorney, even outside normal business hours as we realize that family law issues do not contain themselves to a 9 to 5 schedule.
Whether you are facing a new family law issue and have questions about your legal rights, are seeking to modify a previous order, or need counsel to assist you with a pending trial or appeal, let the attorneys at the Law Offices of Christopher J. Smith, PC assist you. We are here to help!
In addition to family law, other available services include: drafting wills, medical powers of attorney, and general powers of attorney. We also provide representation in select traffic and misdemeanor criminal law cases such as assault and battery, violation of protective orders, trespass, etc.