What Makes Smith & McGhee Different?
There is nothing more important to your legal issue than having a lawyer you can trust. Unfortunately, not all lawyers treat their clients with respect, nor do they have their clients best interest in mind.
The lawyers at Smith & McGhee, PC dedicate themselves to being one of the exceptions. Our aim is to be one of the few law firms in Alabama that treat their clients as individuals worthy of the highest level of service. We are a law firm with values, passion, experience, and a proven track record. Smith & McGhee puts all of these attributes to work to make sure that our clients understand that they are our most valued asset.
A Law Firm With Values
Smith & McGhee, PC is an Alabama law firm with values. We have a steadfast dedication and loyalty to both our community and our individual clients. Our hardworking attorneys believe that they have an obligation to have a positive impact on the lives of those they come into contact with, and we strive to accomplish this through our work.
Alabama Lawyers With Passion
It’s nearly impossible to make a difference and be effective if you don’t enjoy your work. Fortunately, our attorneys love what they do and have a passion for the law. Simply put, our attorneys work diligently advocating for the rights of their clients. If you need a lawyer in the Dothan area, the dedicated and aggressive attorneys at Smith & McGhee are ready to help.
A Small Firm With Decades Experience
Our Alabama law firm is just the right size to handle a wide variety of legal issues, from the routine to the complex. Not only are we familiar with the local communities and courts in the Dothan area, but we specialize in areas of practice that are most-needed by citizens in our community.
- Criminal law– If you’ve been accused of a crime, this is a serious matter. You not only have certain rights, but you might be in danger of accidentally waiving those rights without proper representation. Our skilled Alabama criminal defense attorney will do everything possible to protect your rights and deliver the best legal defense in your case.
- Personal injury– Accidents and injuries happen every day, and often they are the result of someone else’s negligence. If you or a loved one were injured in an accident, you might be entitled to compensation for such things as medical care, lost wages, disability, and pain & suffering. Our Alabama personal injury attorneys will work to protect your rights and fight for the best award possible for your injuries.
- Family law– Divorce and child custody matters can affect both your financial future and your peace of mind. Our compassionate and experienced Alabama family law attorneys can assist with your divorce, child custody case, or other family law matter.
- Estate Planning and Probate– The purpose of estate planning is to make sure that your wishes are followed once you depart this earth. Our experienced Alabama estate planning attorneys can help you draft a will, legal trust, or advance directive. If there are legal disputes or a probate matter, we have experienced attorneys that can assist with this process.
While it’s sometimes generous to give business to a novice entrepreneur, legal matters are simply too serious to trust to amateurs. One wrong move or failure to follow procedure could cost you time, money, or even a conviction. The attorneys at Smith & McGhee have over thirty years combined experience practicing law and working for the people of Alabama.
We Have a Proven Track Record
Our track record speaks for itself. We have testimonials from satisfied clients in both civil and criminal law cases. If you’ve been accused of a crime, our firm has a long list of not guilty verdicts over a span of many years.
Dothan, Alabama Attorneys With Local Roots
If you need a lawyer in Dothan, Alabama, it helps to know that you’re putting your trust in someone that has local roots. Not only do our attorneys have a combined three decades’ experience practicing Alabama law, but they were both born and raised in the area.
Thomas Smith was born and raised in Dothan. He earned his undergraduate from Troy State University and his J.D. from Faulkner University in Montgomery. Smith was admitted to the Alabama bar in 1994. Shaun McGhee was born and raised in Enterprise. He also earned his undergraduate from Troy State University and his J.D. from Faulkner University. McGhee was admitted to the Alabama bar in 2000.
Our Attorneys Are Highly-Credentialed
We profess that our attorneys are experienced and know the law in Alabama, but it probably means more when a professional organization puts its stamp of approval on both a lawyer and their law firm. The attorneys at Smith & McGhee are widely recognized for their legal expertise and are members of such organizations as the National Trial Lawyers Association, the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL), and the Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Alabama.
Our Clients Are Our Most Valued Asset
At Smith & McGhee, our clients come first, every time. We recognize that our success depends on your success and we work diligently on each case, whether it be a routine estate planning document or a complex legal matter.
Our goal as your attorneys is to provide the highest and most personal level of service. That means that you will be met with a friendly voice on the telephone, a warm smile in the office, and the finest legal representation in the region.
Our Attorneys Will Come to You
Smith & McGhee, PC doesn’t provide “cookie cutter” legal help. Instead, we tailor our legal services to the needs of our clients. If you are unable to come into our office for a free initial consultation, we will make arrangements to come to you.
If you need legal advice or are facing a complex legal matter, contact the experienced attorneys at Smith & McGhee now to schedule a free consultation. You can reach us at 334-702-1744 or through our online contact form.