Michelle K. Smith

Michelle K. Smith

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Family Law Attorney in Oklahoma City, OK

Michelle K. Smith, Attorney at Law, PLLC
 | 4100 Perimeter Center Drive, Suite 230
Oklahoma City, OK 73112
Phone: 405-759-2333
Selected to Rising Stars: 2013 - 2017
Licensed Since: 2007
Practice Areas:
  • Family Law
Attorney Profile

A native of Oklahoma, Michelle K. Smith has dedicated her law practice to assisting clients in her home state with various types of family law cases. She is a graduate of the University of Oklahoma where she received her undergraduate degree in business administration with an emphasis on accounting.  In 2007 Ms. Smith graduated magna cum laude from Oklahoma City University School of Law.  While attending law school Ms. Smith made the Dean's Honor Roll, was a merit scholar for 2005, 2006 and 2007 and she received Cali Awards for achieving the highest grade in the following law school classes: Secured Transactions, Employee Benefit Plans, Agency and Partnership and Wills I.

Ms. Smith was admitted to the Oklahoma Bar Association in 2007. She worked as an associate attorney for an Oklahoma City family law firm from 2007-2010.

In 2011 Ms.Smith opened a boutique practice in Oklahoma City where she focuses on family law and serves Oklahoma residents through difficult legal situations. Her areas of practice include contested divorce, uncontested divorce, paternity, alimony, contempt, uncontested divorce, child support, child custody and child visitation.

Ms. Smith is active in the Oklahoma Bar Association, serving as the Oklahoma Bar Association Family Law Section Chair for 2015 and the Oklahoma Bar Association Family Law Section Continuing Legal Education Chair for 2014. She served as the Oklahoma County Bar Association Family Law Section Co-Chair for 2011 and 2012. Ms. Smith was a professor for the Barbri Oklahoma family law bar review course in 2014. Ms. Smith was a founding member and attorney mentor for the Oklahoma Bar Association Family Law Trial Advocacy Institute in 2014, 2015 and 2016.

About Michelle Smith

Admitted: 2007, Oklahoma

Professional Webpage: http://www.michellesmithlaw.com/attorney-bio.html

Honors and Awards:

  • Ms. Smith  received the 2016 Family Law Guardian Ad Litem of the Year by the Oklahoma Bar Association Family Law Section, Oklahoma Guardian Ad Litem of the Year, Oklahoma Bar Association Family Law Section, 2016
  • Oklahoma City University School of Law CALI Excellence for the Future Award (highest grade) in the following classes: Wills I; Secured Transactions; Employee Benefit Plans and Agency & Partnerships
  • Merit Scholar  Oklahoma City University School of Law in 2006
  • Merit Scholar Oklahoma City University School of Law in 2005
  • Merit Scholar Oklahoma City University School of Law in 2007
  • Phi Delta Phi honor fraternity, Oklahoma City University School of Law, 2007
  • Magna Cum Laude, Oklahoma City University School of Law, 2007

Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Member and Instructor of the Oklahoma Bar Association Family Law Section Trial Advocacy Institute, 2015
  • Oklahoma Bar Association Family Law Section Chair, 2015
  • Barbri Bar Review - Professor For the Oklama Family Law Section Bar Review, 2014
  •  Founding Member and Instructor of the Oklahoma Bar Association Family Law Section Trial Advocacy Institute, 2014
  • Roger Dodd Trial Skills Clinic - Advanced Cross Examination , 2014
  • Oklahoma Bar Association Family Law Section Chair-Elect, 2014
  • Oklahoma Bar Association Family Law Section Continuing Legal Education Chair, 2014
  • Houston Family Law Trial Institute, Houston, Texas  , 2012
  • Oklahoma Bar Association member since 2007
  • American Bar Association
  • Cleveland County Bar Association
  • Canadian County Bar Association
  • Co-Chair, Family Law, OK County Bar Association, 2011 - 2012

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Volunteer, Oklahoma Legal Aid

Scholarly Lectures and Writings:

  • Ms. Smith authored this article for the Oklahoma Bar Association Bar Journal regarding the new Oklahoma statutory provisions for court appointed experts and guardian ad litems in family law cases., Author, The New Guardian Ad Litem and Court Expert Requirements, Oklahoma BarJournal, Oklahoma Bar Association, 2015

Educational Background:

  • JD from Oklahoma City University Law School, 2007
  • University of Oklahoma, B.B.A.
Office Location for Michelle K. Smith

4100 Perimeter Center Drive
Suite 230
Oklahoma City, OK 73112

 

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Last Updated: 11/14/2016

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