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Darrell Lee Smith

Darrell Lee Smith

Practice areas:

Criminal Defense, DUI & DWI, Divorce & Separation

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About Me

I have been an attorney in Olathe, KS for over 20 years. I am a member of the Kansas Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers. On June 10, 2011 I received my Twenty-Five year recognition from the Kansas Bar Association. I have appeared before the Kansas Supreme Court and the Kansas COurt of Appeals on numerous occasions. I have tried over 75 jury trials. 


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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1986

  1. Criminal Defense: 40%
  2. Divorce & Separation: 30%
  3. DUI & DWI: 30%



Hourly ($250/hour), Retainer (Sometimes)

Attorney Endorsements

1 total

  • John Andrew DeMarco

    I endorse and recommend Darrell. He has years of experience, has won big cases, and has a great ability to communicate with his clients. Practical and gets great results,


    John DeMarco Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

The Law Office of Darrell Smith

102 S. Cherry, Suite4
Olathe, KS, 66061


KSAuthorized to practice law198605/31/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Twenty-Five Year CertificateKansas Bar Association2011
Service AwardJohnson County District Attorney's Office1995

Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Assistant Distric AttorneyJohnson County, Ks District Attorney's Office1988 - 1995
Assistant County AttorneyMiami County Attorney's Office1986 - 1988
Legal InternSedgwick County District Attorney1985 - 1985

Association NamePosition NameDuration
Kansas Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/A2005 - Present
National Association of Criminal Defense LawyersN/A1999 - Present
Kansas Bar AssociationN/A1986 - Present

Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
State of Kansas v. GatlinReversal
Emmons v. LemasterReversal
Federal Financial v. HamiltonAffirmed

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School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Kansas School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1986
Wichita State UniversityN/AN/AN/A

Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
KACDL - Won't Back DownNegotiation2010