2019 Super Lawyers

ATLANTA (February 14) – Smith & Lake is excited to announce the well-deserved Super Lawyer recognition for our partners, Dawn Smith and Sheri Lake, in addition to Associate, Kristen Files!  Founding partner, Dawn Smith, was included on the Super Lawyers 2019 list as “Top 50 Women in Georgia” and “Top 100 in Georgia” lawyers and […]

Alice Limehouse Joins Smith & Lake LLC

ATLANTA (May 1) – Smith & Lake is pleased to announce that as of May 1, 2018, Alice W. Limehouse has become Of Counsel with the firm. Alice W. Limehouse has practiced family law exclusively for over 15 years. Prior to joining Smith & Lake, Alice had a successful private family law practice. She prides herself as […]

2018 Georgia Super Lawyers

ATLANTA (February 22) – Smith & Lake is proud to announce that all Smith & Lake partners and associates have been recognized as 2018 Georgia Super Lawyers. Dawn Smith Top 100: 2018 Georgia Super Lawyers Top 50: 2018 Women Georgia Super Lawyers Sheri Lake 2018 Georgia Super Lawyers Audrey Bergeson 2018 Super Lawyers Rising Stars Kristen […]

Dawn Smith Panelist at GAWL Event

Partner Dawn Smith will participate as a panelist at the Georgia Association of Women Lawyers (GAWL) Leader Within event on February 5, 2018 at the State Bar of Georgia. GAWL will be talking about how to improve the workplace for women. Prominent women in Georgia will share their stories and strategies for a future that does not […]

Dawn Smith to Co-Chair AAML Family Law Seminar

ATLANTA (November 27) – AAML Fellow, Dawn R. Smith, will serve as Program Co-Chair; for the Georgia Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers Family Law Seminar on December 1, 2017 at the State Bar of Georgia Headquarters. The seminar includes Private Eyes are Watching: The New Generation of Electronic Evidence Updating and Improving Settlement […]

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Kristen Files Joins Smith & Lake as an Associate

ATLANTA (May 30) – Smith & Lake is proud to announce the addition of Kristen E. Files as an Associate with the firm. Kristen brings experience in all areas of family law including divorce, maintenance and alimony, legitimation, paternity, domestic violence and protection orders, child custody and access, adoptions, name changes, and child support actions. […]

Smith & Lake Opens North Atlanta Office

Decatur (May 1) – Smith & Lake LLC In response to the needs of our clients and other opportunities, Smith & Lake now has offices OTP offering convenient access to North Fulton and Cobb. Smith & Lake is proud to announce the opening of our new offices in North Atlanta at: 9040 Roswell Road, Suite 310 Atlanta, […]

Super Lawyers® Rising Star

ATLANTA (March 6) – Smith & Lake is excited to announce the well-deserved Super Lawyers Rising Star recognition of Associate, Audrey Bergeson! Audrey is a member of the Young Lawyers Division of the State Bar of Georgia and serves as the co-chair of the YLD’s Signature Fundraiser committee, in addition to being selected for the 2016 […]