North Carolina’s Dedicated Legal Team Ready To Fight For You

J. Scott Smith personally represents every client with a singular focus on delivering results while taking the stress out of legal proceedings.

Piedmont Triad Criminal Defense And Family Law Attorney Fighting For You

Having to go to court can be frightening, often involving decisions with life-changing effects. Whether you are the subject of a criminal investigation, are facing a DWI charge or have a delicate family matter that needs attention, we can help. At The Law Offices of J. Scott Smith, PLLC, we take pride in representing our clients in Winston-Salem, Greensboro and the High Point metro area. You can trust us to devote close personal attention to your case and provide the service you deserve. We strive every day to make our clients feel comfortable, informed and involved in their case.

Our Practice Areas

Criminal Defense

If you are accused of a crime in North Carolina, you need the very best defense.


It’s important to hire a lawyer like J. Scott Smith who will explain divorce law and protect your rights.

DWI Defense

When facing a DWI charge, you need a seasoned North Carolina DWI attorney to defend your case.

Family Law

If you are facing a family law issue, you need an attorney who will fight for you.

A Lawyer Dedicated To Providing Close, Personal Attention To His Clients

At The Law Offices of J. Scott Smith, PLLC, I make sure that I am personally involved in every case. You will not be pawned off on an associate to never see me again. I will be there with you every step of the way to answer your questions, talk you through the possible outcomes of your case and guide you through the process.

I handle DWI, criminal and family law cases throughout the Triad area. I understand that your case may have a huge effect on the lives of you and your family. A DWI can mean the loss of a license or a job. A criminal charge can mean the loss of your freedom. A family law case can mean dramatic changes to your home life.

Remember, issues surrounding divorce and family law issues always rest on facts, not emotions. And in criminal law, arrested does not mean guilty. If you have been charged with a crime or have a family law matter that needs attention, I will aggressively protect your rights and fight to get you what you need.

J. Scott Smith

I handle DWI, Criminal, and Family cases throughout Winston-Salem, Greensboro and the High Point metro area. I understand that every case affects my client’s lives. A DWI can mean the loss of a license or a job. A criminal charge can mean the loss of your freedom. A family law case can mean dramatic changes to your home life. If you have been charged with a crime, remember, Arrested Does Not Mean Guilty.

If you have a family matter, you need someone that will fight for what you need. I fight for my clients every day. I will fight for you.

J. Scott Smith
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Helping Clients in Winston-Salem, Greensboro And High Point Navigate Divorce And Fight DWI And Criminal Charges

A Highly Qualified DWI Defense Lawyer Recognized By His Peers

J. Scott Smith has devoted a great amount of time and energy to becoming a premier DUI defense lawyer in North Carolina. To better understand DWI arrest protocols and how law enforcement conducts field sobriety tests, Mr. Smith successfully completed the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) 24-hour Standardized Field Sobriety course as well as NHTSA’s ARIDE (Advanced Roadside Impaired Driving Enforcement) class. He is a founding member of the DWI Defense Lawyers Association and has taught other lawyers throughout the state about defending those charged with a DWI. His knowledge on defending clients against DWI charges is second to none.

What My Clients Say

Scott really impressed me. He really knows his stuff, but he was also very affordable. This guy goes way, way above and beyond what any lawyer would ever do. Truthfully, I consider Scott a friend. I highly recommend him. I really appreciate everything he’s done for me.”

“I’ve used several lawyers in the past when I was a young man. J. Scott Smith was by far the best attorney I’ve ever seen practice. I would use J. Scott Smith again if I ever have any legal trouble. I recommend him to any one of my acquaintances… that may have legal issues.”

“When you first get arrested for a DWI charge you don’t know if you should even get an attorney. Then when you find out you have to get an attorney, then it’s who do you choose? Where do you go? I got lucky when I chose Scott and his firm. You never know what you’re going to get until you try and I would highly recommend dealing with Scott and his firm. He works hard for you and he’s willing to fight for the best outcome possible.”

For dedicated service from a highly respected North Carolina lawyer, contact The Law Offices of J. Scott Smith, PLLC today.