Cheryl Rivera Smith

Cheryl Rivera Smith

Real Estate Attorney

Frisco, TX

AVVO

RATING

9.0

Call

No Misconduct

Languages

Spanish

Answers and Advice

5642 questions answered.

About Me

Ms. Smith presently handles complex real estate transactions and assists with real estate development projects for area investors. She was formerly Associate Counsel and Vice President of Fidelity National Title Insurance Company in Phoenix, Arizona and prior to that she was President of WestStar National Title Company in Dallas, Texas. Ms. Smith, a graduate of the University of Texas, Dallas and...

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Practice Areas

Payments & Fees

Payment Types

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Fees

Fixed (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Tenant damaged property in Tarrant county

Posted by: a Real Estate client about 2 months ago.

Have an ongoing issue with my residential lease, with tenants no upkeep of the property. Called her on the issue and got a very pragmatic advise....

An All in One

Posted by: Bina 10 months ago.

If you are going to a foreclosure auction, Cheryl is who you want by your side. She knows what to research on title before going, the bidding process...
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Endorsements

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James Charles Shields
James Shields

Torrance, CA

29 days ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

I endorse this lawyer with no reservation. An extremely talented and well respected attorney in the legal community. Very hardworking and diligent....
Janna I Jamil
Janna Jamil

San Diego, CA

About 2 months ago

Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Attorney Cheryl Smith is a prolific contributor to the Avvo legal pool of knowledge. Her answers are to the point and clearly evidence her expertise...
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Résumé

License

1997 License Status: Eligible To Practice In Texas for the state of Texas.
Last updated by Avvo: 08/29/2014
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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1993 – present

The Smith Law Firm

Education

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1993 in Doctor of Jurisprudence/Juris Doctor (J.D.)

John Marshall Law School Atlanta

Awards

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2014 Life Fellow

Texas Bar Foundation

Associations

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1995- present Real Estate Section

State Bar of Texas


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Portfolio

Publications

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2000 Title Company Assistance in Commercial Transactions

Realtor magazine

1999 Who Really Chooses The Title Policy?

Texas Realtor Magazine

Speaking Engagements

Showing 2 of 4 occasions

2006 Claims Avoidance in Arizona

at Claims Counsel Meeting

2005 Title Examination in Arizona

at CLE Tucson, Arizona

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