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Ronald Edward Smith

Ronald Edward Smith

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense

Practice Areas

Licensed since 1980

  1. Criminal Defense: 100%
    35 years

Payment

Fees:

Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Jennifer Raimo

    I endorse this lawyer. I have known Mr. Smith for many years. He knows the law and how to work his cases well. He does not hesitate to fight for the best possible outcome for his clients.

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    Jennifer Raimo Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Matthew Stephen Kensky

    I endorse this lawyer, having had the pleasure of knowing him for nearly 15 years. Ron Smith is a courthouse legend. He knows that law better than most lawyers, and is a lifelong student of American jurisprudence. Ron is a rare lawyer who studies the law not only for his job, but also because he is personally interested in it and enjoys discussing it on the highest intellectual level. He has an unsurpassed amount of instutional knowledge (how the courthouse runs, special programs for clients, tendencies of judges and prosecutors, etc.). Ron is very direct- unlike some lesser lawyers, Ron's manner is not to coddle and fret about appeasing feelings. Instead, he honestly lays out pertinent facts, issues, and arguments. Because he tells people what they NEED to hear (not what they want to hear), and given his 30+ YEARS experience fighting in the courtroom for his clients, Ron Smith is an attorney I would recommend to anyone.

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    Matthew Kensky Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Ronald E. Smith PC

3900 University Drive
Suite 320
Fairfax, VA, 22030

Resume

License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
VAAuthorized to practice law198003/11/2014

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers

Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Patrick Henry AwardGovernor James Gilmore2001

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Fairfax Bar AssociationMemberN/A
General District Court CommitteeMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
Virginia Association of Criminal Defense LawyersMemberN/A
Virginia Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Virginia Trial Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
Virginia CLE PublicationsDefense of Serious Traffic Offenses in Virginia2012

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
George Mason University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
American UniversityEnglishMA - Masters1971
LaSalle UniversityEnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1961

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Defending Serious Traffic Cases 2013Regional Differences in the Handling of Traffic Cases: A Comparison2013