“None of us got where we are solely by pulling ourselves up by our bootstraps. We got here because somebody – a parent, a teacher, an Ivy League crony or a few nuns – bent down and helped us pick up our boots.”
Justice Thurgood Marshall, U.S. Supreme Court (1967-1991)
What do you need in an attorney?
You need an attorney who will listen closely to you to gain an understanding of your specific legal needs and goals and take the time to explain all of your options leaving the legal jargon behind. At The Smith Law Firm, you can expect all of this and more. If you need assistance in a criminal or personal injury case, bankruptcy/consumer debt case or an estate planning issue, we are here to assist you. We will work with you directly to assess your issue and develop your case strategy. If you have a legal issue outside the scope of our expertise we are glad to provide an appropriate referral for you.
Mr. Smith represents clients in the Iowa District and Appellate Courts and the Northern and Southern District Federal Courts and the Northern and Southern District Bankruptcy Courts for the State of Iowa. Additionally, Mr. Smith takes on a number of Pro Bono Publico cases each year.
Contact our office today to schedule a consultation with The Smith Law Firm.
- American Bar Association
- National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- Iowa Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers
- American Association of Justice
- Iowa Association of Justice
- Iowa State Bar Association
- Iowa Legal Aid Advisory Council
- Story County Bar Association
- National Institute of Certified Estate Planners (NICEP)
Bar Admissions: State of Iowa, State of Minnesota (inactive), U.S. District Court, Northern and Southern Districts. U.S. Court of Appeals – 8th Circuit.
Information contained herein does not constitute legal advice and is only intended as general information. Every case is unique and one should contact a specific attorney regarding their particular situation.
The Smith Law Firm, PC.
137 Lynn Avenue
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