Since 1949, the Smith Law Center has been serving clients with the express purpose of providing quality legal representation to negligence victims. Diligence, honesty, and integrity are reflected in each member of our team.

At the Smith Law Center, our results speak for themselves. Our legal team has secured over a billion dollars in settlements, which we attribute to thorough preparation and skilled legal representation. We give each of our clients the attention and devote our full scope of resources to each case we take on.

Our decades of experience, success, and accumulated wisdom are our greatest resources. As such, we have compiled these blog posts with the intention of sharing our knowledge and insights with those affected by injuries or accidents and need further information about their claim.

Feel free to explore our blog feed for topics and discussions that may be of interest to you. Regardless of the type of injury or accident, additional information can help relieve much of the stress associated with legal claims.

The Smith Law Center does more than keep up with legal news and developments—we are at the forefront of our industry, constantly creating innovative approaches to litigation and trial advocacy.

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What to Do if You Witness a Car Accident

Witnessing a car accident is a harrowing experience that can also come with significant responsibility. As a bystander, you may play a crucial role in ensuring the safety and well-being of those invol

A Comprehensive Guide to Motorcycle Helmet Laws in Virginia

Riding a motorcycle can be exhilarating, but it also comes with inherent risks, especially when it comes to head injuries. In this article, we'll explore the key requirements of motorcycle helmet laws

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The Most Dangerous Roads in Virginia

Knowing what the most dangerous roads in Virginia are is one way of protecting yourself while driving.
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How Much Does It Cost to Sue Someone?

Many people are hesitant to pursue legal action because they are worried about the high price of legal services. However, law firms often work on a contingency
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When Do You Need A Dental Malpractice Lawyer?

Visiting the dentist can be a nerve-wracking experience for many, but what happens when the dental professional fails or harms you?
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What Are the Top 5 Mistakes to Avoid After a Car Accident in Virginia?

Car accidents can cause severe physical and emotional pain. Hiring a car accident attorney can help you protect your rights after a crash.
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The Importance of Seeking Medical Attention After a Car Accident

Seeking medical treatment after a car accident is an important step that you can take to protect your health and your right to seek damages.
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Do I Need a Lawyer After a Car Accident?

Hiring an experienced lawyer after surviving a car accident can help you achieve a substantial and timely settlement.
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What to Do After a Truck Accident: Timeline of a Trucking Accident Lawsuit

After a semi-truck or tractor trailer accident, hiring an attorney can help expedite the legal process. A lawyer’s skill can also maximize the amount of compensation you’re awarded.
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What Are the Top 5 Most Common Premises Liability Accidents?

Premises liability refers to personal injury cases where a defective or unsafe condition on someone else’s property caused the injury.
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The Smith Law Center Is Recognized by The Best Lawyers in America

The Smith Law Center and founder Stephen M. Smith have been recognized by the prestigious Best Lawyers in America organization for 2023.