Fighting For YOU.
The Smith Law Group is a full-service law firm located in Fleetwood, Berks County, Pennsylvania, conveniently situated within two hours of any courthouse in eastern Pennsylvania. Founded in 2005 as the Law Office of James M. Smith, the firm took up residence in a small, one-room office in Reading and grew steadily over the years to a full-service law firm handling a wide range of legal issues for clients of every walk of life. In 2006, it expanded to its current location along Route 222 in Richmond Township, Berks County. Three years later, it became the Smith Law Group, LLC, serving clients in all state and federal courts in Pennsylvania.
We pride ourselves on offering clients the very best in legal advocacy, while being mindful of the client’s goals and financial limitations. At the Smith Law Group, you will receive special, personalized attention from the staff and you will know and enjoy a strong working relationship with everyone the firm employs. Your legal needs will be attended to by someone with hands-on, personal knowledge of your circumstances who can specially tailor the legal services to fit your needs.
We Are Smith Law Group
James M. Smith, Esq.
Senior Managing Member, Attorney
Jim Smith is the founder, and senior managing member of the Smith Law Group, LLC. He graduated in 1991 from Liberty University with a bachelors degree in mathematics and a minor in economics. After a few years as a liaison to international banks and trust companies on behalf of a major computer software firm in Malvern, Pennsylvania, Mr. Smith moved to Virginia where he earned his Jurisprudence Doctorate from Regent University School of Law in 1998. He began his practice prosecuting crimes with the Berks County District Attorney’s Office in the Spring of 1999. Mr. Smith spent four years practicing law with a Reading-based law firm before opening his own practice in November 2005, which has developed into what is now the Smith Law Group, LLC. Mr. Smith’s practice has included hundreds of evidentiary hearings and dozens of oral arguments on behalf of the Commonwealth and private clients before all levels of Pennsylvania Courts, including cases before the Pennsylvania Supreme Court and the United States Third Circuit Court of Appeals. Mr. Smith has three children, and currently lives in Fleetwood with his beautiful wife, Jennifer, his youngest son and one very large dog.
Lisa has over 30 years’ experience assisting attorneys in the delivery of legal services to clients. She holds a Paralegal Certificate from Penn State University. Lisa enjoys focusing her work in the areas of estate administration, estate planning, taxation and transactional real estate matters. She and her husband, Terry, live in Lancaster County and enjoy spending time with their children and grandchildren.
Jessica earned her Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice from Harding University and her degree in Paralegal Studies from National Paralegal College. Jessica is a certified paralegal with experience in estate planning, estate administration, real estate transactions, and tax planning. Jessica brings a unique skill set that compliments wonderfully the diverse areas of practice we cover here at the Smith Law Group.