Criminal Defense Attorney Serving the Richmond Metro Area


Practice Areas

Phone: (804) 221-9154 |  Fax: (804) 414-7758  |  dms@davidmsmithlaw.com

1108 E Main Street  |   Suite 1002  | Richmond, Virginia 23219


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Criminal Defense

David represents adults and juveniles on all matters ranging from misdemeanors to serious felonies. In addition to his private practice, David is qualified for appointment as defense counsel in courts throughout central Virginia.

  • Larceny

  • Possession of Schedule I/II Controlled Substance

  • Possession of Marijuana

  • Assault

  • Firearm Related Charges

  • Breaking and Entering

  • Robbery

  • Possession with Intent to Distribute


Traffic Matters

David also represents clients who have been charged with traffic offenses including:

  • Reckless Driving

  • Speeding

  • Driving while Suspended

  • No Operator's License

  • DUI

  • Habitual Offender


Veterans' Issues

David works with the Virginia Bar Association's Veterans Issues Task Force as a Volunteer Attorney. The Task Force is a statewide group of attorneys that provides pro bono and reduced-fee legal services to veterans and servicemembers returning from overseas deployments.