25 North Central Avenue

Staunton, VA 24401



About TimberlakeSmith

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If you are looking for legal representation, you have come to the right place. TimberlakeSmith’s lawyers and staff can help you gain an advantage by combining superior legal knowledge and skills with practical wisdom. We will listen to you and craft a practical and cost-effective solution to your legal problem. We strive to develop long-term relationships with our clients, and we act with integrity in all phases of the legal process.



We are not an unknown to the legal world. TimberlakeSmith has been dedicated to serving a variety of clients — in the Shenandoah Valley and across the Commonwealth — since 1948. Originally a partnership founded by Wayt Timberlake and Richard “Dick” Smith, we have grown to a 15-lawyer firm with the ability to provide a wide range of legal services. Read more about our practice areas and the attorneys who make up our firm. 


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We are respected professionals with strong connections to the community and with reputations and professional skills that we have developed over time. Our depth of experience combined with our energy and fortitude allows us to tackle varied and complex matters. Our attorneys are leaders in our community, local and state-wide bars, and in their practice areas. Many firm members are listed in The Best Lawyers of America®, and the firm has been consistently rated AV, the highest rating available for competence and ethical standards in law, by Martindale-Hubbell.