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Archer D. Smith III

Archer D. Smith III

Practice areas:

Family, Litigation, Appeals

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1966

  1. Family: 80%
  2. Litigation: 15%
  3. Appeals: 5%



Hourly ($300-400/hour)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Archer. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Archer Smith & Associates, PC

560 Valley Lane, NE
Atlanta, GA, 30328


GAActive Member in Good Standing 196607/06/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Unpaid Lobbyist to GA Legislature for Direct Appeal, Family LawAtlanta Bar Association Executive Committee2001
Co-Chairman, ABA Committee on Civility Amongst LawyersAtlanta Bar Association1999
Associate Gen Counsel to State Bar of Ga's Disciplinary BoardGeorgia Bar Association1968
Barkley Forum Foundation (Debate)Emory University1966
President, GA Law School Student Bar AssnUniversity of Georgia School of Law1965

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Senior PartnerHarmon, Smith, Bridges & Wilbanks LLP1965 - 2006

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Atlanta Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of GeorgiaMemberN/A

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
American Heritage Corporation v. M.L. King Center for Non-Violent Social Change for M.L. King EstateRight of publicity of Dr. King's established and inheritable by Mrs. King and children.
City Dodge v. GardnerAllow consumer to sue for fraud and deceit in a misrepresentation regarding a used car.

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Publication NameTitleDate
Michie CompanyDomestic Relations: Georgia Law Practice SystemN/A

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Georgia School of Law, Athens, GeorgiaN/ALLB1966
Emory University, Atlanta, GeorgiaPolitical ScienceBA1963

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
State of GeorgiaFrequent speaker at seminars involving every aspect of practicing domestic lawN/A