Shari Lee Smith’s Reviews

Shari Lee Smith

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  1. aggressive and tough in the courtroom

    Posted by a Divorce client,
    Overall rating
     Excellent
    Trustworthy
     Excellent
    Responsive
     Excellent
    Knowledgeable
     Excellent
    Kept me informed
     Excellent
    • I recommend Shari Smith.
    • I hired Shari 1-3 years ago.
    • Shari handled my Divorce / Separation matter.
    • I have previously worked with 3-5 lawyers.

    shari makes the other side work and you can tell she says till the job is done
    just ask the court room security ---- when shari walks in they all comment ---- someone is paying today ---- i was recomended to her by the other side after she walked all over his attorney in his case which he lost big time to her

  2. Unprofessional and Untrustworthy

    Posted by a Divorce client,
    Overall rating
     Poor
    Trustworthy
     Poor
    Responsive
     Poor
    Knowledgeable
     Fair
    Kept me informed
     Poor
    • I do not recommend Shari Smith.
    • I hired Shari more than 3 years ago.
    • Shari handled my Divorce / Separation matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    I used this attorney for my divorce 3 years ago and it was the WORST experience ever. I asked her to get me a temporary hearing for child support and to have my car returned to me by my ex. This never happened! It took almost a year for my divorce because her office is completely incompetent. They do not return calls and constantly lose paperwork. I had very specific things I wanted in my divorce papers that would save disputes between my ex and I later. I even typed them up for this attorney...ALL WAS IGNORED. The Final Order wasn't even everything the judge ordered and she REFUSED to fix it...even though we had a transcript. I guess after you pay her your money...don't expect much. She wasn't the cheapest and I would pay twice as much to have a GOOD attorney that was truly on my side. I would say, "you get what you pay for" but I don't feel like I got what I paid for. I could have done a better job pro se. I would NEVER recommend this attorney to anyone. Do not waste your money with this one.....RUN.
    Btw, the ex got rid of my car during that YEAR and there was nothing I could do about it when we went to court. The judge said and I quote, "It must have not been that important to you since it's been almost a year". Wow...just wow.

  3. tough and reasonable

    Posted by a Child Custody client,
    Overall rating
     Excellent
    Trustworthy
     Excellent
    Responsive
     Excellent
    Knowledgeable
     Excellent
    Kept me informed
     Excellent
    • I recommend Shari Smith.
    • I hired Shari 1-3 years ago.
    • Shari handled my Child Custody matter.
    • I have previously worked with 1-2 lawyers.

    Ms Smith is a tough courttroom presence and has reasonable fees.
    With keeping her fees afordable she does require that you assist her and her staff with your case, afterall it is your case and they dont know things about it unless you provide them to the office. I read the other review and wonder why they would stay that - might be the opposing person on the case. I have nothing but wonderful things to say about the office. I am sure if you want to pay twice as much you wouldnt have to assist them as much but why would you want to do that

  4. Divorce and Child Custody

    Posted by a Child Custody client,
    Overall rating
     Poor
    Trustworthy
     Poor
    Responsive
     Poor
    Knowledgeable
     Poor
    Kept me informed
     Poor
    • I do not recommend Shari Smith.
    • I hired Shari more than 3 years ago.
    • Shari handled my Child Custody matter.
    • I have previously worked with 3-5 lawyers.

    I had to proof read all documents, and found numerous errors. Even after pointing out the errors they were all not corrected prior to being submitted to court.
    She does not return calls.
    She does follow through.