About Us

Smith Moore Leatherwood LLP serves clients in the Southeast and across the nation through attorneys who are personally invested in solving clients' complex legal issues.  Our offices are located in Atlanta, Georgia, Charleston, and Greenville, South Carolina, and in Charlotte, Greensboro, Raleigh, and Wilmington, North Carolina.  Our firm has more than 170 attorneys who concentrate in a wide range of substantive areas. 

Our Commitment To You
We commit to our clients to provide the highest quality legal services at a value that they perceive as fair and reasonable.  We fulfill this commitment by establishing long lasting relationships with our clients based on three fundamental principles – trust, communication, and efficiency.  This dedication to client success and legal excellence has distinguished our firm for nearly a century - since Julius C. Smith began his legal practice in 1919.

Trust
Trust is the backbone of a mutually rewarding relationship.  We strive to completely understand our clients’ businesses and needs and to become a "partner" in their future.  With us having a stake in their future, our clients trust our advice to be in their best interest.

Communication
Successful relationships depend on consistent and productive communications.  We keep in touch with our clients trying to anticipate their needs and problems and collaborating with them to resolve them.  By being proactive in communicating with our clients, we can often provide innovative solutions to unique problems and help our clients keep small issues from becoming big ones.

Efficiency
With its broad range of targeted services, the firm is equipped to respond immediately to most challenges that our clients face.  Our clients deserve prompt and effective legal services.  By allocating our resources and applying different proficiencies to our clients’ problems, we can work with the client as a team to handle efficiently the various issues that confront them.

Establishing trust.  Effective communications.  Efficient teamwork.  THE CORNERSTONES OF OUR COMMITMENT