Attorneys

At Dobson, Davis & Smith, our legal team draws on more than 80 years of combined experience to provide exceptional legal representation in criminal defense and civil litigation. Several of our attorneys are AV Preeminent peer review rated,* the highest rating through Martindale-Hubbell. Together with our dedicated staff, we devote individualized attention to every case. Our proven track record of success lends us unique insight into developing innovative legal strategies.

Our lawyers possess a wealth of experience in various professional backgrounds. Principal attorney Stephen S. Dobson III is a former law enforcement officer and federal prosecutor. Among his many accomplishments, he has been named one of the Florida Legal Elite by Florida Trend magazine as well as one of Florida's Best Lawyers by Florida Monthly Magazine. Additionally, he has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America and Florida Super Lawyers.

Principal attorney William H. Davis has more than 30 years of litigation experience. He has successfully handled criminal, civil and administrative cases at all stages of the process, from pretrial proceedings through appeals, in both state and federal courts. Throughout his career, he has served active roles in numerous professional organizations.

Before joining the firm, principal attorney Richard H. Smith served as a prosecutor for the 2nd Judicial Circuit of Florida. He handled numerous cases at both the misdemeanor and felony levels. He also served as an assistant attorney general, representing the state in various civil matters.

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To learn more about how we can help, and to discuss your situation with one of our lawyers during a free initial consultation, call 850-270-0412 or toll free 888-339-2943. You can also contact us online.

Our office is located across the street from the governor's mansion in Tallahassee, Florida. We offer standard weekday hours and flexible after-hours appointments by request.