"We treat our clients like we would want our own family to be treated."

Barbara Ann Smith

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Barbara Ann Smith graduated from University of Maryland School of Nursing with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1960 and a Master of Science degree in August of 1961. Mrs. Smith worked in nursing for a number of years serving as a Supervisor of Neurosurgery at University Hospital in Maryland and later as a Supervisor in Neurology at The New York Hospital. Mrs. Smith attended the University of Georgia Law School graduating in December of 1987 and received bar certification in Georgia, South Carolina and Washington, D.C. in June of 1988. Mrs. Smith currently maintains bar certification only in Georgia and is an attorney in good standing with the Georgia State Bar and has been admitted to practice in the State Courts in Georgia.

Upon graduation from the University of Georgia Law School, Barbara Smith was employed as an assistant solicitor in the Richmond County Solicitors Office. In January of 1989, Mrs. Smith joined the District Attorneys office in the Augusta Judicial Circuit and served as an Assistant District Attorney until June of 1993. In June of 1993, Mrs. Smith served as Chief Assistant District Attorney under District Attorney J. Daniel Craig. Mrs. Smith was named Assistant District Attorney of the Year in 1996.

In January of 1997, Mrs. Smith left the District Attorney's Office and joined her daughter, Beth Ann Smith, in her Divorce and Family Law practice in Waynesboro, Georgia. Mrs. Smith has been practicing in the specialty of Divorce and Family Law since January of 1997. Mrs. Smith and Beth Ann Smith also serve as Special Assistant Attorney Generals for Child Support Enforcement.


"Beth Ann is a bulldog who takes no gruff in court. She did not represent me in my original divorce, but for custody revisions. I wish she had. Thankful to have her represent me and would recommend her to anyone looking for one of the best."


"Mrs. Beth Ann Smith is a lovely lady. She worked hard on my case day and night and she won me my 5 year old daughter. She will do everything in her power to get you what you deserve...She's there to help you with any questions you have and she understood what pain and stress I was going through and she was just the best. I would go back to her if I ever need legal help again because I know she will get the job done."


Smith Smith
Attorneys at Law

3540 Wheeler Road Suite 611
Augusta, GA 30907

(706) 481-8211