Victor Ramsey Smith

Victor Ramsey Smith: Attorney with Victor Smith Law Group, P.A. AV stamp icon
Attorney Awards


Recipient: Family Law Book Award. Speaking engagements: Moderator, Basic Corporate Law, Fla. Bar, 2010; Ethical Collection of Attorney Fees, 2009. Publications: Article - "New Considerations Regarding Attorney's Fees, Pleadings, and Disclosures in Family Law Cases"; Publication- Inside the Minds: Strategies for Family Law in Florida, 2012 ed., Aspatore Books; leading lawyers on working with clients, creating an effective strategy, and handling complex cases.

Areas of Practice (6)

  • Family Law
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Civil Litigation
  • Criminal Law
  • Federal Criminal Law

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
863.268.8285  Phone
863.662.3972  Fax
University Attended:
University of West Florida, B.A., 1996
Law School Attended:
Nova Southeastern University, J.D., 1998
Year of First Admission:
1999, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida; 1999, Florida; 2005, U.S. Supreme Court
The Florida Bar (Member: Board of Governors, Young Lawyers Division, 2004-2012; Civil Procedure Rules Committee, 2001-2007; Judicial Administration & Evaluation Committee, 2011-); Willson American Inn of Court (1999-); Tenth Circuit Judicial Nominating Commission (2010-2014); Lakeland Bar Association (Executive Committee YLD Board of Governors, 2007-2008; Chairman, By-laws Committee, YLD Board of Governors, 2007-2008; YLD Sergeant of Arms); Florida Bar Board of Governors (2010-2011); Tenth Circuit Professionalism Committee (2013-); Polk County Family Law Bar Association (Secretary, 2003; Treasurer, 2004; Vice President, 2005); Polk County Trial Lawyers Association (1999-2019; Vice President, 2018; President, 2019); Young Lawyers Division Liaison to The Florida Bar Foundation (2005).
Birth Information:
Winter Haven, Florida, 1973
Reported Cases:
Garnett v. Garnett, 765 So.2d 946 (Fla. 5th DCA 2000); Williams v. Williams, 766 So.2d 1127 (Fla. 2d DCA 2000); Vargas v. Vargas, 816 So.2d 238 (Fla. 2d DCA 2002); Willis v. Willis, 818 So.2d 530 (Fla. 2d DCA 2002); Pitt v. Benzenhafer, 843 So.2d 1021 (Fla. 2d DCA 2003); Buchanan v. Buchanan, 932 So.2d 270 (Fla. 2d DCA 2005); Gililieo v. State, 843 So.2d 1021 (Fla. 2d DCA 2006); Rogers v. Rogers, 12 So.3d 288 (Fla. 2d DCA 2009); Baker v. Baker, 35 So.3d 76 (Fla. 2d DCA 2010); Rowe v. Rodriguez-Schmidt, 51 So.3d 1238 (Fla. 2d DCA 2011); Rowe v. Rodriguez-Schmidt, 89 So.3d 1101 (Fla. 2d DCA 2012); R.M.v.R.C.,227 So 3d 160 (Fla App.2DCA 2017).
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Peer Reviews

4.5/5.0 (18 reviews)
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  • Judgment

  • Communication

  • Legal Experience

  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Judge on 09/16/13 in Divorce

    Excellent lawyer. Very professional, very courteous, always prepared, always organized.

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  • 5.0/5.0 Rated by a Sole Practitioner on 09/16/13 in Family Law

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